Technische Universität Berlin, Institute of Mathematics

Position Title: University Technische Universität Berlin Professorship (W3) Mathematics - Applied Algebra
Position Location: Berlin, Berlin 10623, Germany [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics - Applied Algebra
Application Deadline: 2022/11/18 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/11/04, finished 2023/05/20, listed until 2023/04/18)
Position Description:    

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Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin) - Faculty II – Mathematics and Natural Sciences – Institute of Mathematics invites applications for a

University Professor - salary grade W3 for the field of "Mathematics – Applied Algebra".

Faculty II Reference number: II-763/22 (starting at the earliest possible / permanent / closing date for applications November 18, 2022)

Working field:

Research and teaching in an area of applied algebra. Teaching duties are in mathematics degree programs teaching the basic courses of these programs as well as service teaching of mathematics for nonmathematical programs. Classes are to be taught in German and English. Additional duties include supervising students'final theses and participation in academic self-governance as appropriate. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in current joint research projects in the area of mathematics in Berlin as well as actively contribute to research initiatives and Collaborative Research Centers, the MATH+ Cluster of Excellence and the Berlin Mathematical School (BMS).

Further responsibilities include leading and managing the chair and its staff; supporting the advancement of junior scholars, women, and diversity; knowledge and technology transfer; initiatives to promote internationalization; acting in the interest of gender equality and diversity as well as sustainability.


Candidates must fulfill hiring requirements as per Section 100 of the Berlin Higher Education Act. These include a degree in mathematics or a comparable subject; a particular aptitude for academic work, in general demonstrated by the quality of the candidate's doctorate; additional scientific achievements (as a rule, a positive evaluation of a junior professorship, a Habilitation, or equivalent work demonstrated by relevant publications in peerreviewed journals); as well as an aptitude for teaching as demonstrated by teaching experience and a teaching portfolio (for further information, please see the University’s website:

We are looking for candidates with an international profile in an area of applied algebra to conduct research and teaching in this discipline. Internationally published research findings in an area of applied algebra must be in the form of relevant publications in peer-reviewed journals. In the area of research, we are looking for a candidate whose focus ties in with current areas of expertise at TU Berlin's Institute of Mathematics and also enables active collaboration in current joint projects in mathematics with other universities and research institutions in Berlin, and which at the same time contributes to increasing expertise in mathematics in Berlin, particularly at TU Berlin.

Relevant teaching experience and experience of supervising students' theses are expected.

Experience of working in third-party funded projects and joint research projects as well as experience in academic selfgovernance are desirable, as is experience of service teaching of mathematics for non-mathematical programs.

As a university with an international profile, we require our professors to have very good English-language skills and we expressly welcome applications from international candidates who are committed to quickly learning German.

Technische Universität Berlin is seeking to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and actively encourages applications from suitably qualified female candidates. Preference will be given to applicants with severe disabilities who equally fulfill the requirements of the position. TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to equality of opportunity. We are a certified family-friendly university and our Dual Career Service can assist you and your family with your move to Berlin. Applications from international candidates are particularly welcome.

Please send your application until 18th November 2022 with the reference number II-763/22 and the usual documents (CV, copies of grades and titles, teaching portfolio, list of publications and lecture courses, description of research areas and grants, in a single pdf-file) by email only to the attention of Dekan der Fakultät II, Prof. Dr. Emmrich, at

By submitting your application via E-Mail you consent to having your data electronically processed and saved. Please note that we do not provide a guarantee for the protection of your personal data when submitted as unprotected file. Please find our data protection notice acc. DSGVO (General Data Protection Regulation) at the TU staff department homepage: or quick access 214041.

Technische Universität Berlin - Die Präsidentin - Dekan der Fakultät II, Prof. Dr. Emmrich, Sekr. BEL 1, Marchstr. 6, 10587 Berlin

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Contact: Dean Faculty II - Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Prof. Dr. Etienne Emmrich
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Technische Universität Berlin
Dekan der Fakultät II – Mathematik und Naturwissenschaften
Prof. Dr. Emmrich
Sekr. BEL 1
Marchstr. 6
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