Thursday, October 11, 2018

[DMANET] Full Professor (W3) in Applied Mathematics @ RWTH Aachen University

The Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science and Natural Science at RWTH
Aachen University (Germany) is seeking a

    Full Professor (W3) in Applied Mathematics

We are seeking qualified applicants for teaching and research in the
area of applied mathematics. The starting date is as soon as possible.
Relevant research topics include numerical analysis, partial
differential equations, mathematical foundation of signal processing,
inverse problems and *optimization*. Excellent applications from other
areas of applied mathematics are explicitly welcome. The profile of the
successful applicant should complement the research themes within the
department of mathematics and enable a strengthening of
interdisciplinary cooperations. A track record of successful acquisition
of third party funds is required. An adequate participation in covering
the teaching obligations of the department of mathematics is part of the
duties of this professorship.

A Ph.D. degree is required; additionally, Habilitation (postdoctoral
lecturing qualification), an exemplary record of research achievement as
an assistant / an associate / a junior professor or university
researcher and/or an outstanding career outside academia are highly
desirable. Ability in and commitment to teaching are essential. The
application should include supporting documents regarding success in
teaching. German is not necessary to begin but will be expected as a
teaching language within the first 5 years.

Please send a cover letter stating research aims and a CV to: Dekan der
Fakultät für Mathematik, Informatik und Naturwissenschaften der RWTH
Aachen University, Prof. Dr. Stefan Schael, 52056 Aachen.

You can also send your application via email to Please note, however, that communication via
unencrypted e-mail poses a threat to confidentiality as it is
potentially vulnerable to unauthorized access by third parties.

The deadline for applications is November 15, 2018.

This position is also available as part-time employment per request.
RWTH Aachen University is certified as a family-friendly university and
offers a dual career program for partner hiring. We particularly welcome
and encourage applications from women, disabled people and ethnic
minority groups, recognizing they are underrepresented across RWTH
Aachen University. The principles of fair and open competition apply and
appointments will be made on merit.

Prof. Dr. Arie M.C.A. Koster
RWTH Aachen University
Lehrstuhl II für Mathematik
Pontdriesch 10-12, 2.0G, Raum 307
D-52062 Aachen
T: +49 (0)241 80-94995 (Secretary) -94524 (Direct)
F: +49 (0)241 80-92136

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