Thursday, November 24, 2016

[DMANET] PhD position Graph Theory in Ilmenau

(For the official job advertisement, see (german) )

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Chair Discrete Mathematics and Algebra, offers a temporary

Researcher / PhD position (Graph Theory)

part time (75%) for 3 years in the context of a DFG funded research project. Payment is according to TV-L E 13.

Field of activity: Scientific research within the project "Minors in Graphs with only a few colorings" (PI Prof. Dr. Matthias Kriesell) in the area of graph theory, focusing Hadwiger's Conjecture. The successful candidate should have an excellent background in combinatorics, in particular structural graph theory.

Conditions of employment:
- Degree in Mathematics (MSc or higher)
- Excellent background in combinatorics, in particular structural graph theory

We aim at establishing gender equality and hence encourage women to apply. Handicapped people with identical qualification, suitability, and competency will be considered with priority. Applications including complete curriculum vitae, diplomas, references (names and contact data, including thesis advisor), summary of the thesis, publication list if applicable should be send until

6th of January 2017

under the reference number 89 /2016 to:

Technische Universität Ilmenau
Dezernat für Personalangelegenheiten
Postfach 10 05 65
98684 Ilmenau

or, preferably, in electronic form to:

For further questions concerning the field of activity please contact:
Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Matthias Kriesell, e-mail
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