PhD Position in Numerical Analysis

University of Zurich Institut of Mathematics

Institute of Mathematics

PhD and PostDoc Position in Numerical Analysis
75 %

The Computational Mathematics Group at the University of Zurich has openings for a PhD position (3+1 years) and a PostDoc position (2+1/2 years) in the field of numerical analysis of wave propagation problem and of non-conforming discretizations of flow problems.

Your responsibilities

The successful candidates will find excellent conditions to conduct their
research and also participate in teaching activities of the Institute of Mathematics.

Your profile

Master/diploma in Mathematics, very good knowledge in numerical analysis and good knowledge in programming.

Starting salary PhD: CHF 58'800.
Starting salary Postdoc: CHF 72'638.

What we offer

The I-Math at the University of Zurich provides an excellent environment and infrastructure for their PhD students and PostDocs. The PhD students are members of the Zurich Graduate School in Mathematics (ZGSM) which is jointly run with the D-Math at the ETH Zurich. The new positions are part of the Numerical Analysis/Computational Mathematics research group of Professor Stefan Sauter.

Place of work

Irchel Campus, Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Z├╝rich

Start of employment

The starting date of the position is August 1st, 2022 or later. Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled. Applications should include electronic versions of your transcripts and, if available, a certificate of the master degree. In addition, 2 letters of recommendation are requested. The application should be send to the head of the Numerical Analysis Group, Professor Stefan Sauter.