05 Nov 2019

University Assistant (PhD position), University of Innsbruck

University Assistant (PhD position)

Start date/duration: 15.02.2020 for 4 years
Application deadline: 28.11.2019

Job profile:
In this position you are expected to write a dissertation in a stimulating environment using the university’s infrastructure. You will hold your own lectures, tutor students and participate in administration. 50% of the working time is reserved for the thesis.

Main Tasks:
Research in the area of numerical analysis – differential equations
Student supervision
Scientific publications
Education and Training
Administrative Tasks

Qualification Requirements:
MSc or Diploma in Mathematics or equivalent qualification
Knowledge in numerical analysis – differential equations
English skills
Problem-solving competence
Independent work and high motivation
Experience with students
Team skills
Willingness to communicate with colleagues
Please include a dissertation expose with your application documents (max 5 pages)

Initially 20 hours per week. Once a written agreement on the dissertation has been reached, employment will be raised to 30 hours a week.

We are looking forward to receiving your online application.
The full, legally binding call for application (in German) including the salary be found here:

The University of Innsbruck is committed to raising the quota of female employees and therefore explicitly welcomes applications from qualified women. This applies in particular to scientific positions. In the case of female underrepresentation women with equal qualifications will be given priority.