Wednesday, October 24, 2018

[DMANET] Professorship (W1) for Algorithmic Game Theory at Paderborn University

In the Department of Computer Science at Paderborn University, which is
part of the Faculty of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and
Mathematics, the following position is to be filled as soon as possible:

Junior Professorship (W 1) in Algorithmic Game Theory

The recruitment is made in civil service for initially three years.
After a positive evaluation the employment will be extended for further
three years. A continuation in a permanent employment relationship
("tenture track") is not planned.

Successful applicants should have an excellent track record in research
and teaching in the field of algorithmic game theory. In addition, a
successful applicant should demonstrate experience in the application
and execution of third party funding projects, such as DFG projects.
Candidates must be ready and willing to participate in collaborative
applications of interdisciplinary research projects, and to actively
integrate into existing projects. This applies in particular to
cooperation projects with the economics department, e.g. within the CRC
901 "On-the-fly Computing".

Hiring requirements: § 36 Abs. 1 Ziff. 1 - 3 HG NW - University law of
the State of NRW - (completed university degree, pedagogical aptitude,
Ph.D. degree).

Since Paderborn University seeks to increase the number of female
professors, applications of women are especially welcome. In case of
equal qualification and scientific achievements, they will receive
preferential treatment according to the North Rhine-Westphalian Equal
Opportunities Policy (LGG), unless there are cogent reasons to give
preference to another applicant. Likewise, applications of
disabled people with appropriate qualification are explicitly requested.
This also applies to people with equal status according to the German
social law SGB IX.

For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Friedhelm Meyer auf
der Heide, Research Group Algorithms and Complexity at Paderborn University
(phone: +49 5251-606480,

Applications with the common material, including a research and teaching
plan, must be received by 22.11.2018 (Ref. No. 3565). Please send your
application (preferably in a single pdf file by e-mail to to:

Prof. Dr. Holger Karl
Institut für Informatik
Universität Paderborn
Warburger Str. 100
33098 Paderborn

Prof. Dr. Friedhelm Meyer auf der Heide
Paderborn University
Heinz Nixdorf Institute & Department of Computer Science
Algorithms and Complexity Group

Office: F1.301, Fuerstenallee 11, 33102 Paderborn, Germany
Phone: +49-5251-60-6480, Email:
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