Junior Professorship (untenured) in Partial Differential Equations of Mathematical Physics

(Fulltime, Salary level W 1)

Reference No. 2023/278.

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the Faculty of Sciences seeks to fill this position as soon as possible.

The University of Konstanz is one of eleven Universities of Excellence in Germany. Since 2007 it has been successful in the German Excellence Initiative and its follow-up programme, the Excellence Strategy.

The successful candidate is an acknowledged expert in the analysis of partial differential equations, in particular of evolutionary type. He or she will represent the field in research and teaching and contribute to the general teaching duties of the department. Committed cooperation within the department’s core research area "Analysis and Numerics", which is focussed on the theory and numerics of partial differential equations, with particular emphasis on models of mathematical physics, is expected.

Prerequisites include a completed university degree and doctorate. The appointment first is for three or four years, with an extension to six years after successful evaluation.

For further information please contact Prof. Dr. Heinrich Freistühler, heinrich.freistuehler@uni-konstanz.de, phone +49 7531 88-2790. If you have queries concerning the application procedure, please contact Ms. Helgard Fischer, sek1.ref@uni-konstanz.de, phone +49 7531 88-2413.

In all other respects, the hiring requirements for junior professorships follow from § 51 para. 2,3 of the Landeshochschulgesetz. The details of junior professorships at the University of Konstanz, particularly the interim and final evaluation, are governed by § 51 para. 7 of the Landeshochschulgesetz and the procedural regulations for junior professorships and junior lectureships without tenure track (§§ 51, 51a LHG), available online.

We look forward to receiving your application with the usual documents (curriculum vitae, list of publications, list of courses taught and teaching evaluations, list of grants and third-party funds, copies of academic degrees, statements on current research topics, future research directions and interests) until 03.12.2023 via our Online Application Portal.

The University of Konstanz is committed to ensuring an environment that provides equal opportunities and promotes diversity as well as a good balance between university and family life. As an equal opportunity employer, we strive to increase the number of women working in research and teaching. We also support working couples through our dual career programme (https://www.uni-konstanz.de/en/equalopportunities/family/dual-career/). Persons with disabilities are explicitly encouraged to apply. They will be given preference if appropriately qualified (sbv@uni-konstanz.de, +49 7531 88-4016).



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