University of Duisburg-Essen, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: 1988-POSTDOCJK [#15791]
Position Title: Postdoc position
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Essen, NRW 45127, Germany [map]
Subject Areas: Arithmetic geometry, p-adic local Langlands program
Application Deadline: 2020/04/03help popup (posted 2020/03/06, listed until 2020/04/04)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics at the University of Duisburg-Essen is inviting applications for a 2-year postdoc position in the research group of Professor Jan Kohlhaase.

Salary level: 100% TV-L E13
Application deadline: April 3, 2020
Starting date: June 1st, 2020 (or later)

Within the research project "Smooth modular representation theory of p-adic reductive groups" the position is funded by the DFG with the aim to advance the p-adic local Langlands program.

Candidates are required to have a PhD in mathematics with an excellent background in arithmetic geometry and/or representation theoretic aspects of the Langlands program. Your research interest and expertise should be related to smooth representations of p-adic reductive groups, the representation theory of p-adic Lie groups, p-adic Galois representations and/or other aspects of p-adic arithmetic geometry.

There is no teaching requirement.

The successful candidate will become part of the Essen Seminar of Algebraic Geometry and Arithmetic (ESAGA) which is one of Germany's largest research clusters in this area.

Online application and link to the official job announcement (in German)

More information on ESAGA.

For general inquiries please contact Professor Kohlhaase via e-mail:

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University of Duisburg-Essen
Faculty of Mathematics
45117 Essen
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