Heidelberg University, Mathematics Department

Position ID: 1125-W3MP [#13630]
Position Title: Full Professor Mathematical Physics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg 69120, Germany [map]
Subject Area: Mathematical Physics
Application Deadline: 2019/03/28 (posted 2019/02/12, listed until 2019/08/12)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science and the Department of Physics and Astronomy of Heidelberg University invite applications for a tenured

Professorship (W3) in Mathematical Physics.

This professorship has been established in the context of the new cluster of excellence STRUCTURES, within the framework of the German Excellence Strategy, and it is to play a major role in connecting research in the two departments and establishing the interdisciplinary academic environment of the cluster of excellence.

Applicants should have made important, internationally recognized contributions to mathematical physics. Special attention will be given to candidates who can demonstrate their ability to enhance and complement the existing ties between mathematics and physics at Heidelberg University, in particular between analysis/stochastics and complex classical or quantum systems.

The new professor will be a member of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science or the Department of Physics and Astronomy depending on his/her profile and preferences, and will be co-opted to the respective other department. The successful candidate is expected to teach on all Ievels in his/her department and to contribute specialized courses aimed at students of both departments.

Prerequisites for application are a university degree and (in accordance with Article 47, paragraph 2 of the Higher Education Law of the State of Baden-Württemberg) a habilitation, a successfully evaluated junior professorship or equivalent qualifications.

The faculty intends to increase the number of women in teaching and research; women are therefore expressly invited to apply. Disabled persons with the same qualifications will be given preference.

Applications including curriculum vitae, description of scientific interests, Iist of publications (no reprints), and a record of teaching activities should be submitted electronically only (preferably as a single pdf file) until March 28, 2019, to Dekan der Fakultät für Physik und Astronomie, Universität Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 226, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany, dekanat@physik.uni-heidelberg.de. Applications should include an exposé, which describes concepts for interdisciplinary cooperation and a research plan.

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Contact: Manfred Salmhofer
Postal Mail:
Faculty for Mathematics and Computer Science
Im Neuenheimer Feld 288
69120 Heidelberg
Web Page: www.structures-heidelberg.de

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