Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Open faculty position - Mathematical Optimization - U of Cologne

The University of Cologne- the Mathematical Institute at the Faculty of Mathematics and
Natural Sciences – invites applications for a

                      W3-Professorship in Applied Mathematics

to be filled by April 1, 2013.

In the context of the ongoing coordinated development in applied mathematics the
Mathematical Institute aims at enhancing its competence in the field of mathematical
optimization. We are looking for a candidate with outstanding achievements in a current area
of mathematical optimization and with international reputation. In addition, applicants are
expected to display a proven openness for interdisciplinary research and involvement in
cooperative projects. Experience in the acquisition and execution of third-party funded projects
is desirable.

The successful candidate is expected to participate in the teaching and administrative duties of
the Institute. Teaching includes courses in the area of optimization and courses for science
and economics students. In addition, we expect an active commitment to the programs in
business mathematics.

Applications from disabled persons are welcome. Disabled persons with equal qualification will
be given priority. Applications from women are expressly welcome. Women with comparable
qualifications will receive particular consideration, unless another applicant displays
compelling reasons to prefer this person.

Please send your application (CV, list of publications, teaching experience, academic
documents, letters of appointment) to the Dean Prof. K. Schneider, Faculty of Mathematics
and Natural Sciences, University of Cologne, Albertus-Magnus-Platz, D-50923 Cologne,
Germany. The deadline for application is March 31, 2012.

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