Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) is one of Germany's leading research universities, which encompasses the whole range of academic disciplines. A highly dynamic setting enables researchers and students to work across the traditional boundaries of academic subjects and faculties. To create knowledge networks within and beyond the university is RUB's declared aim.
JUNIOR-PROFESSOR FOR GEOMETRY (SALARY SCALE W1)
The Faculty of Mathematics at the Ruhr-University Bochum, invites applications for the position of a Professor for Geometry (Salary Scale W1) to start as soon as possible.
We are looking for a junior scientist with a strong track record in a current area of geometry. Preference will be given to applicants who are highly qualified with regard to research and teaching in one of the following subfields: Differential Geometry, Symplectic Geometry or Contact Geometry. We are looking for scientists with an internationally visible research profile that complements the existing research expertise of the Faculty of Mathematics. An active role in the SFB research program Symplectic Structures in Geometry, Algebra and Dynamics (CRC/TRR 191) is particularly expected. Teaching responsibilities will include service teaching duties of the Faculty of Mathematics.
The initial appointment will be for three years; upon successful evaluation, the position will be extended for further three years. Applicants will be expected to hold an excellent PhD in mathematics as well as to have a demonstrable expertise in academic teaching. We expect further more:
high commitment in teaching
readiness to participate in interdisciplinary academic work
willingness and ability to attract external funding or to participate at existing cooperations.
Ruhr-Universität Bochum is an equal opportunity employer.
Enquires and applications are to be sent in electronic form (single PDF document including CV, full transcripts of Complete applications including CV, copies of academic certificates, list of publications, list of self-raised third-party funds, teaching record, and a statement of research interests should be sent by email to the Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics, Prof. Dr. Peter Eichelsbacher; e-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org, not later than July, 31st 2020.