Junior-Professorship of Stochastics

Humboldt University of Berlin Institute for Mathematics



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Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences - Institute for Mathematics

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The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Institute for Mathematics, invites applications for a

Junior-Professorship for “Stochastics”

starting as soon as possible.

The junior professor will work in the areas of probability theory and statistics in research and teaching, preferably with a focus on statistical learning theory or uncertainty quantification for stochastic processes.

First internationally visible research contributions are expected. The field of research should complement the expertise at the institute and should offer possibilities for collaboration, possibly in areas like high-dimensional statistics, mean-field games/control or statistics for stochastic partial differential equations. Participation within third-party funding activities of the institute is welcome.

Teaching duties concern bachelor and master courses in mathematics, statistics and neighbouring subjects. A high quality of teaching is required. An adequate participation in the academic self-administration is expected.

The applicants must meet the legal requirements for professorial appointments in conjunction with § 102c combined with § 102a of the ‘Berliner Hochschulgesetz’.

HU is seeking to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching, and specifically encourages qualified female scholars to apply. Researchers from abroad are welcome to apply. Severely disabled applicants with equivalent qualifications will be given preferential consideration. People with an immigration background are specifically encouraged to apply.

Please send your application (curriculum vitae, list of publications and courses, brief description of the research projects) latest by August 31st , 2021 and quoting the reference number JP/005/21 to Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Dean of Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Prof. Kulke, Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin, Germany. To speed up the process, applicants are requested to submit their application electronically at https://www2.mathnat.hu-berlin.de/stochastik. Since we will not return your documents, please submit copies in the application only.

Please visit our website www.hu-berlin.de/stellenangebote, which gives you access to the legally binding German version.