Hausdorff Center for Mathematics, University of Bonn

Position ID: 856-BJFPD1 [#13390, GOb2018]
Position Title: Postdoc Research Positions
Position Location: Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen 53115, Germany [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: (posted 2018/12/17, listed until 2019/06/17)
Position Description:    

Postdoctoral Position

Within the Hausdorff Center for Mathematics (HCM) at Bonn University, Professor Georg Oberdieck is looking to fill a postdoctoral research position for up to three years, starting in fall 2019 or sooner.

The research focus is Enumerative Geometry, considered in a broad sense, and its connections to modular forms, representation theory and classical algebraic geometry. Depending on the expertise of the candidate the research will involve one (or more) of the following topics.

- Gromov-Witten/Donaldson-Thomas theory
- K3 surfaces/Hyperkähler manifolds
- Hilbert scheme of points on surfaces (cohomology, representation theory,.. )
- Hall algebras, Wall-crossing in the derived category.
- (Mathieu/Umbral) Moonshine in connection with CHL manifolds.

For more information on the research of the Complex Geometry group in Bonn, please see also

The position carries no teaching load. The salary level is TV-L 13.

In order to apply please do the following:

1) ( Required) Send a full CV to the address
Please include the phrase “Application” and your last name into the subject field.

2) (Optional)  Include in your email a short research statement, describing research interests, past work and/or possible future research directions.

The University of Bonn is committed to diversity and equal opportunity. It aims to increase the proportion of women in areas where women are underrepresented and to promote their careers in particular. It therefore strongly encourages women with relevant qualifications to apply. Applications will be handled in accordance with the Landesgleichstellungsgesetz (State Equality Act). Applications from suitable individuals with a certified serious disability and those of equal status are particularly welcome.


The application deadline is 15 January 2019. Late applications might be considered if the position is still vacant.

For informal inquires please contact

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