Technische Universität Darmstadt, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: 2400-RA [#20591, 451]
Position Title: Research Assistant/PhD Stundent
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Darmstadt, Hessen 64289, Germany [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Numerics and Scientific Computing
Application Deadline: 2022/09/22 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/09/08, listed until 2023/03/08)
Position Description:    

At the Department of Mathematics of TU Darmstadt in the research group Numerics and Scientific Computing there is a position available as

Research Assistant/PhD Student (all genders)

Code No. 451

for the SFB Transregio 154 "Modeling, Simulation and Optimization on the Example of Gas Networks", starting as of October 1, 2022, for a duration of 3.75 years.

Research Topic:

The position is located in the SFB Transregio 154, Subproject B01 "Adaptive Dynamic Multiscale Approaches" in the research area of Prof. Dr. Lang.

The research activities deal with the development and convergence analysis of discretization methods for the quantification of uncertainties and probabilistic optimization on networks.

Applicants should have a university degree (diploma or master's degree) in mathematics and have a very good knowledge in the fields of numerics and analysis of partial differential equations with uncertain data. Furthermore, we expect interest in mathematical research and teaching activities.

Opportunity for further qualification (doctoral dissertation) is given. The fulfillment of the duties likewise enables the scientific qualifications of the candidate.

The Technische Universität Darmstadt intends to increase the number of female employees and encourages female candidates to apply. In case of equal qualifications applicants with a degree of disability of at least 50 or equal will be given preference. Wages and salaries are according to the collective agreements on salary scales, which apply to the Technische Universität Darmstadt (TV-TU Darmstadt). Part-time employment is generally possible.

Your Application:

Applications are to be sent with the usual documents, including the identification number, by e-mail in a PDF file of max. 5 MB to the Dean of the Department of Mathematics, Schlossgartenstr. 7, 64289 Darmstadt, bewerbung [at]

For general questions, please contact Prof. Dr. Lang (lang [at]

We will gladly accept your application PGP-encrypted, our public key can be found on the website of the department under "Job offers".

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Application deadline September 22, 2022

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Contact: Prof. Dr. Lang
Postal Mail:
Technische Universität Darmstadt
Dean of the Department of Mathematics
Schlossgartenstr. 7
64289 Darmstadt