Wednesday, November 18, 2009

[DMANET] Postdoc position in Combinatorics at the Freie Universität Berlin

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the Freie
Universität Berlin invites applications for a three-year postdoctoral
position in Combinatorics (IIa BAT). The position is part of the research
group of Tibor Szabó ( The successful
candidate is expected to hold a PhD in mathematics or related field by the
start of the appointment and have an interest in extremal and
probabilistic combinatorics. The starting date of the position is
flexible, the teaching load is 4 hours per week each semester.

Applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, CV, list of publications,
research statement, and three letters of recommendation (to be sent by the
reference writers). The preferred mean of submission is via email to Ms.
Margrit Barrett (; please write "postdoc
position" in the Subject. Alternatively, hard copy applications can be
mailed to

Margrit Barrett
Institut für Mathematik
Freie Universität Berlin
Arnimallee 3
14195 Berlin

Applications received by December 14th will receive full consideration.

The Freie Universität Berlin (with the motto "International Network
University") has been selected as one of nine "elite universities" of
Germany. An English language graduate program, the Berlin Mathematical
School (, has recently been established in
cooperation with the other two research universities of Berlin. Discrete
Mathematics has a great tradition in the city and enjoys a unique status
with the Research Training Group "Methods for Discrete Structures"
( in place.

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