Department of Mathematics, Ruhr-University Bochum

Position ID: 2009-PHD1 [#12157]
Position Title: Ph.D. positions
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Bochum, Nordrhein-Westfalen 44801, Germany [map]
Subject Area: Probability theory
Application Deadline: 2018/08/19 (posted 2018/07/20, listed until 2018/11/02)
Position Description:    

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The Research Training Group High-Dimensional Phenomena in Probability - Fluctuations and Discontinuity (RTG 2131), funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), invites applications for

4 Ph.D. positions (salary scale TV-L E 13, 75%; including social benefits)

for a three-year structured Ph.D. program.

Start of the positions will be October 1st, 2018. The RTG is based at the faculties of mathematics at the three universities of Bochum, Dortmund and Duisburg/Essen, Germany.

Candidates should have obtained (or be about to obtain) a M.Sc. degree (or equivalent) in mathematics or closely related fields with excellent results, and intend to pursue graduate studies in mathematics within the research areas of the RTG. All graduate students will be expected to work towards a Ph.D. degree at one of the universities in Bochum and Duisburg/Essen.

Applications should provide the usual documents:

letter of application curriculum vitae copies of certificates Diploma/masters thesis and relevant publications if available statement of purpose sketching the applicants’ research interests

The RTG particularly encourages the applications of female candidates. Disabled persons will be given preferential treatment in cases of otherwise equal qualification.

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