Deadline:

30 September 2018 (23:59:59) 

Location:

Berlin, Germany

(Paid Opportunity)

Description

BMS Call for Dirichlet Postdoc Fellowship

The Berlin Mathematical School (BMS) invites applications for the Dirichlet Postdoc Fellowship starting in the spring 2019. This two-year position (subject to availability of funds) is open to promising young mathematicians who will have completed their PhD degree by 28 February 2019 and want to pursue their own research in one of the eight research areas of mathematics offered by the Berlin Mathematical School.

More Details

The Berlin Mathematical School (BMS) is a joint graduate school of the mathematics departments of the three major Berlin universities: Freie Universität (FU), Humboldt-Universität (HU) and Technische Universität (TU). The BMS has been funded under the German “Excellence Initiative” since October 2006.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

Mathematics:

  • Differential geometry, global analysis, and mathematical physics
  • Algebraic and arithmetic geometry, number theory
  • Stochastics and mathematical finance
  • Discrete mathematics and optimization
  • Geometry, topology, and visualization
  • Numerical analysis and scientific computing
  • Applied analysis and differential equations
  • Mathematics of data science

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

2 Years

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  1. This two-year position (subject to availability of funds) is open to promising young mathematicians who will have completed their PhD degree by 28 February 2019 and want to pursue their own research in one of the eight research areas of mathematics offered by the Berlin Mathematical School which are:
  • Differential geometry, global analysis, and mathematical physics
  • Algebraic and arithmetic geometry, number theory
  • Stochastics and mathematical finance
  • Discrete mathematics and optimization
  • Geometry, topology, and visualization
  • Numerical analysis and scientific computing
  • Applied analysis and differential equations
  • Mathematics of data science

2. Fellows are expected to teach one course per semester, typically in English at the graduate level.

3. Applications from well-qualified individuals, especially women, are highly encouraged.

Opportunity Cost

(Paid Opportunity)

  • The competitive full-time salary includes health insurance.

How to Apply

First Step: 

Second Step:

Please have the following PDF files (max. 1.5 MB) ready for uploading on the last page of the online form:

  • Letter of Application
  • Curriculum Vitae (max. 2 pages)
  • Research Statement (max. 2 pages)
  • List of Publications
  • University Certificates: PhD, master’s and bachelor’s degree certificates (or the document that serves as proof of the degree awarded). If you have not yet completed your PhD, you may submit your master’s and bachelor’s degree certificates only. Detailed transcripts are not required.

Third Step:

  • Submit your application.

Note:

  • You must have JavaScript activated in your browser.
  • It is possible to save your application and resume filling it out later by logging out of the BMS website. When you log in again, simply choose ‘Postdoc Application’ from the left menu bar and continue.
  • After you have saved, or successfully submitted, your application, you will (a) see a pop-up window telling you that the data was saved or submitted successfully and (b) receive an email to confirm the status of your application.
  • You can check the status of your application by clicking on ‘Postdoc Application Check’ in the left menu bar.
  • If you do not receive both notifications, or you detect a problem with your application when you click on ‘Postdoc Application Check’, please write to the Berlin Mathematical School at postdoc@math-berlin.de with the following information:
    • Your full name
    • Your Record ID (see under Postdoc Application Check)
    • The position you are applying for
    • The reason for your enquiry
  •  You will be asked to add the information of three recommenders to your application.After you have completed and submitted the online form, the BMS will send each recommender an email to the address you provide asking them to submit a letter of recommendation for you.
  • We require only three recommendations, but you may add a fourth if you wish.
  • Letters submitted by the applicant will not be accepted.
  • Recommendation Letter Deadline: 8 October 2018 (23:59:59)

 

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