Postdoctoral Position in Numerical and Applied Mathematics

Georg-August-University Goettingen Institute for Numerical and Applied Mathematics

Postdoctoral Position (f/m/d)

Einrichtung: Institute for Numerical and Applied Mathematics (ID 100866)

Ansprechpartner: Prof. Thorsten Hohage

Besetzungsdatum: 01.08.2021

Veröffentlichungsdatum: 02.06.2021

The Institute for Numerical and Applied Mathematics at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen is looking to fill a

Postdoctoral Position (f/m/d)
(Inverse Problems)

in the research group of Prof. Thorsten Hohage. The successful candidate may profit from several other research groups working on Inverse Problems on the Göttingen Campus, in particular within the Collaborative Research Center 1456 “Mathematics of experiment: The challenge of indirect observations in the natural sciences” and the Research Training Group 2088 “Discovering structure in complex data: Statistics meets optimization and Inverse Problems”.

The position should be filled by August 1, 2021. The initial contract will be for a period of 2 years. The offered position is a full-time position with 39.8 working hours per week. Remuneration is according to the German public salary scale TV-L E13.

Your duties:

• conduct independent research on Inverse Problems
• serve as teaching assistant for lectures such as numerical analysis, functional analysis or optimization

Your profile:

• PhD in mathematics or related fields
• research experience in inverse problems
• scientific creativity shown by a track record of original and innovative research
• good proficiency in English
• proficiency in German or willingness to learn (Part of the teaching is in German.)

The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunities employer and places particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for women. Qualified women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply in fields in which they are underrepresented. The university has committed itself to being a family-friendly institution and supports their employees in balancing work and family life.The mission of the University is to employ a greater number of severely disabled persons. Applications from severely disabled persons with equivalent qualifications will be given preference.

Please use only our online portal for your application with the usual documents (cover letter, CV, diplomas, etc.). Application deadline: 30.06.2021

If you have any questions, please contact Prof. Thorsten Hohage, e-mail:

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