23 Aug 2020

Assistant Professor (Tenure Track), Innsbruck, Austria

The department of mathematics at the University of Innsbruck seeks to fill the position of a full-time (40 hours per week)

*assistant professor*

as of October 01, 2020. The position is initially limited to 6 years. A tenure track agreement can be offered within the first year of employment and upon its positive evaluation, the position is converted into a tenured associate professorship.

The holder of the position is expected to do independent research in the field of applied mathematics and mathematics education. Acquisition of third-party funding and building up an independent research group is also a required task.

The holder of the position is expected to prepare and conduct teaching at university level within the study programs of the department of mathematics and subject-specific education of mathematics (in English and subsequently in German). Moreover, the holder of the position is expected to supervise students.

In addition to duties in research and teaching, the holder of the position is expected to initiate cooperations within the department of mathematics and the university and to take part in academic self-administration.

a) excellent doctoral degree in mathematics or a related field
b) postdoc experience or relevant work experience; teaching experience at university level
c) research experience in the field of applied mathematics and mathematics education
d) relevant scientific achievements beyond dissertation/PhD level, documented via publications in leading international, refereed journals and lectures at international conferences/workshops
e) experience with third-party funding
f) mobility experience
g) academic self-administration
h) the ability to work in a team and communication skills

For this position the minimum gross salary is € 3.890 / month (14 times). There is a wage increase with relevant working experience. Furthermore the university offers numerous attractive corporate employee benefits. (https://www.uibk.ac.at/universitaet/zusatzleistungen/index.html.en )

The application has to be submitted in English or German. It has to include the following: curriculum vitae including a description of the scientific and professional career, a list of scientific publications in which all those assigned to the dissertation are marked, list of talks, list of courses taught and credentials. We also expect a research and teaching statement (with a maximum of two pages each) and the names of at least two persons who are willing to write a letter of reference.

We specifically encourage applications of female scientists.

We are looking forward to your online application (chiffre MIP-11405) by 10.09.2020 under the following link: https://lfuonline.uibk.ac.at/public/karriereportal.details?asg_id_in=11405
(legally binding text in German)
It is recommended to upload all application documents in one PDF file.

Further information about the qualification agreement can be found under the following link: