Junior professorship (W1) for Pure Mathematics

The University of Freiburg invites applications for the

Junior professorship for Pure Mathematics, with a focus in Algebraic and Arithmetic Geometry

at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics in the Department of Mathematics to be filled by April 2024.

This is a grade W1-professorship to which performance payments can be offered.

This professorship is suitable for highly qualified researchers a few years after the PhD. Conditions governing the appointment in accordance with section 51 (3) LHG apply.

We are looking for an independent research personality with the following profile:

  • Specialisation in arithmetic or algebraic geometry, or a neighbouring area like e.g., geometric representation theory, complex geometry or applications of model theory in number theory and algebraic geometry.
  • A clear perspective for collaboration with one or more of the existing research groups in Algebra or Mathematical Logic in the Department of Mathematics.
  • For the future, we hope for contributions to joint third party funded projects, as well as for activities in the frame work of Eucor - The European Campus, in particular with the groups in Basel and Straßburg.

Prerequisites for the employment are a university degree, an outstanding dissertation and an excellent publication record.

This position is a fixed term of four years. After a successful interim evaluation, it will be extended by two years.

We are particularly pleased to receive applications from women for the position advertised here.

The following application documents are to be submitted:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Certificates of degrees and academic qualifications
  • Complete list of papers and talks with specification of the 3 most important publications
  • 2-3 letters of recommendation, to be sent directly to the head of the hiring committee
  • Presentation of your teaching experience and future plans

Please send your application including supporting documents mentioned above and the application form (intranet.uni-freiburg.de/public/downloads/saz/bewerbungsbogen-professoren-en.pdf) citing the reference number 00003215, by October 15th, 2023 at the latest.

Please send your application to the following address in written or electronic form:

An die Vorsitzende der Auswahlkommission
Prof. Dr. Annette Huber-Klawitter
Fakultät für Mathematik und Physik
Ernst-Zermelo-Straße 1
D-79104 Freiburg i.Br.
E-Mail: dekanat@mathphys.uni-freiburg.de

Further information on the appointment procedure can be found in the Procedure Governing Appointments to Professorships at the University of Freiburg, available under intranet.uni-freiburg.de/public/downloads/saz/berufungsleitfaden.pdf.

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W1-Professorship for Pure Mathematics
Contact person (Faculty)
Prof. Dr. Annette Huber-Klawitter
Tel. +49 (0)761 203-5560
Contact person (University Administration "Gremien und Berufungen")
Ulrike Stawarz
Tel. 0049 (0)761-203-4220
Date(s) of lectures open to university members
30.11. / 01.12.2023
Date of final meeting of the appointment committee
Date of meeting of the senate about appointment proposal
Date of provisional offer
Date of acceptance of the offer (name and date)
Dr. Abhishek Oswal, 13.04.2024