Germany’s State Distance-Learning University, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science

Position ID: 2985-PHDPOSTDOC [#20133]
Position Title: 2 PhD/Postdoc positions
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Hagen, Nordrhein-Westfalen 58097, Germany
Subject Areas: Stochastic analysis / probability theory
Application Deadline: 2022/07/05 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/06/10, finished 2022/11/07, listed until 2022/12/10)
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At the Department of Applied Stochastics at the FernUniversität in Hagen we are looking for two

research assistants

to strengthen our team. Both positions are to be filled with 100% of the regular working hours. The positions are initially limited up to 3 years. After expiration, an extension for another 3 years is possible.

The positions can be filled as doctoral or postdoctoral positions.

Requirements PhD student: A university degree at Master level in mathematics or related fields (e.g. computer science) with above average grades and a strong interest in stochastics. Good German language skills or the will to acquire them in the course of the PhD are expected.

 Requirements Postdoc: A successfully completed PhD in mathematics, preferably in stochastics, or related fields (e.g. computer science). In-depth knowledge in one or more of the following areas: Stochastic analysis, (random) dynamical systems, partial differential equations, machine learning, data science. Experience in university teaching, preferably in German, is an advantage but not a requirement. Good knowledge of German or the will to acquire it in a timely manner is expected. Experience in attracting external funding is an advantage.

Application documents to be submitted: curriculum vitae, cover letter or letter of motivation, one letter of recommendation (to be sent directly to Doctoral student position: copy of the master's thesis. Postdoctoral position: List of publications, copy of the dissertation.

We look forward to receiving your application by 05.07.2022 via our application portal, the link can be found below. Please note that we are not accepting applications for this job through

Equal opportunities are an integral part of our personnel policy: Applications from women are expressly encouraged and will be given preferential consideration in cases of equal suitability, ability, and professional performance, unless reasons relating to the person of a female or male competitor prevail. Applications from disabled persons with essentially the same qualifications will be given preference.

FernUniversität in Hagen
Department 3.3 Human Resources Development
Universitätsstraße 47
58097 Hagen

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FernUniversität in Hagen
Fakultät für Mathematik und Informatik
Lehrgebiet Angewandte Stochastik
Universitätsstraße 1
58097 Hagen
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