University Assistant with PhD

Institute for Mathematics and Scientific Computing is looking for a

University Assistant with doctorate

(40 hours a week; fixed-term employment for the period of 6 years; position to be filled as of June 13th 2016 )
Job specification
• Applied Mathematics with focus on Partial Differential Equations
• Member of the applied analysis group
• Teaching and supervision of students
• Assistance with organisatorial and administrative tasks

Professional qualifications
• Finished PhD in mathematics
• Advanced expertise in the analysis of PDEs
• Expertise in modelling with and numerics of PDEs (desirable)
• Adequate number of scientific publications in relation to CV
• Very good command of English

Personal profile
• High personal motivation towards scientific excellence
• Strong interest in applicational background like physics, biology, life-sciences
• Independent working style
• Ability to work in a team and social competence

Salary scheme of the Universitäten-KV (University Collective Agreement): B1

Minimum salary
The minimum salary as stated in the collective agreement and according to the classification scheme is EUR 3590.70 gross/month.

We offer you a job with a lot of responsibility and variety. You can expect an enjoyable work climate, flexible work hours and numerous possibilities for further education and personal development. Take advantage of the chance to enter into a challenging work environment full of team spirit and enthusiasm for your job.

Application Deadline: April 20th 2016
Reference Number: MB/66/99 ex 2015/16

The University of Graz strives to increase the proportion of women in particular in management and faculty positions and therefore encourages qualified women to apply.
Especially with regard to academic staff, we welcome applications from persons with disabilities who meet the requirements of the advertised position.

If you are interested, please submit your application documents within the stated deadline. Make sure to indicate the reference number on your application and please send your CV and photo to:

Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz
Universitätsplatz 3
8010 Graz

For further information please contact Prof. Fellner under


Job location: 
Heinrichstrasse 36
8010 Graz
Contact and application information
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
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