Leibniz University Hannover, Riemann Center for Geometry and Physics

Position ID: LUH-W3AG [#16244]
Position Title: Professorship in Arithmetic and Geometry (W3/tenured)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Hannover, Niedersachsen 30167, Germany [map]
Subject Area: Pure Math
Application Deadline: 2020/10/19 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2020/09/09, listed until 2020/12/14)
Position Description:    

The Institute of Algebra, Number Theory and Discrete Mathematics at Leibniz University Hannover invites applications for a

University Professorship - Salary Scale W 3 - in Arithmetic and Geometry

starting 1 April 2021 (or later).

The successful applicant will be an internationally established researcher with broad expertise in research and teaching. Possible research areas include arithmetic geometry, number theory and geometric representation theory. Cooperation beyond the boundaries of the institute is expected, particularly for externally funded projects. In addition to their academic qualifications, applicants are expected to possess educational skills and a proven teaching record. Duties also include teaching undergraduate courses for prospective teachers and for students of computer science, engineering and natural sciences.

The successful candidate will be expected to hold selected courses in English.

General responsibilities and conditions of appointment apply, in accordance with the Lower Saxony Higher Education Act (Niedersächsisches Hochschulgesetz - NHG).

Part-time employment can be arranged on request.

As an equal opportunities employer, Leibniz Universität Hannover has set itself the strategic aim of significantly increasing the proportion of women. Female scientists are therefore particularly encouraged to apply.

Equally qualified candidates with disabilities will be given preference.

Applications from abroad are especially welcome.

In its mission statement, Leibniz Universität Hannover attaches great importance to the international orientation of teaching and research. At the same time, it places major value on the intensive guidance and support of its students and on the university’s close ties to the region and to Niedersachsen. Its professors are thus expected to take up residence in the Region of Hannover.

Successful candidates who have reached the age of fifty by the time of appointment and who do not already have civil servant status will be given an employment contract.

Please submit your application with the usual supporting documents by 19 October 2020 exclusively via the Appointment Portal of Leibniz University Hannover at:


For further information please contact Prof. Dr. Ulrich Derenthal (Tel. +49-511-762-4478, E-Mail: derenthal@math.uni-hannover.de).

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Contact: Ulrich Derenthal, +49-511-762-4478
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Institut für Algebra, Zahlentheorie und Diskrete Mathematik
Leibniz Universität Hannover
Welfengarten 1
30167 Hannover
Web Page: https://www.uni-hannover.de/en/jobs/3835/

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