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Current Calls

at the Mathematical Institutes and the Cluster of Excellence Mathematics Münster: Dynamics – Geometry – Structure

PhD positions and Ada Lovelace Fellowships open for application! 

The next round for Postdoc positions will be in Autumn 2021.

  • APPLY NOW! Application Round Spring 2021

    PhD Positions

    Doing your doctoral studies at Mathematics Münster: Benefit from the stimulating atmosphere at the department and use the invaluable opportunity to learn from faculty and visitors, to collaborate and network.

    • Salary level E13 TV‐L, 75% for three years.
    • In all  research areas related to the Cluster of Excellence.
    • The duration of the PhD positions is three years.
    • The expected starting date is no later than October 2021.
    • Apply  until May 1st 2021

    Doctoral position call and application form


    Ada Lovelace Fellowships

    If you plan to do your doctoral studies with one of the groups at the department, why not apply for one of our Ada Lovelace Fellowships for excellent PhD students? If you succeed you will be funded for 3 years with additional resources for travel and material expenses at your disposal. With the Ada Lovelace Fellowship Mathematics Münster supports underrepresented groups and aims to increase gender equality in mathematics.

    • salary level E13 TV-L, 25% add on (salary raise) for up to three years
    • offered to exceptionally strong candidates in the PhD programme
    • increasing gender equality within the mathematical sciences
    • supplementing doctoral positions: applications may also be combined with the application for a 75% PhD position.

    Ada Lovelace call and application form


    Funding by

    Information on reference letters

    Please arrange for at least two letters of recommendation to be sent before the deadline directly to  mm.applications@uni-muenster.de.

    Equal opportunities

    The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the proportion of women academics. Consequently, we actively encourage applications by women. Female candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferentially considered within the
    framework of the legal possibilities. The University of Münster is committed to employing more staff with disabilities. Candidates with recognised severe disabilities who have equivalent qualifications are given preference in hiring decisions.

    Contact

    If you have any questions, please contact  mm.applications@uni-muenster.de.

  • MATHRIX Professorship - Spring 2021

    The Cluster of Excellence Mathematics Münster: Dynamics-Geometry-Structure at the University of Münster invites applications for two

    MATHRIX Assistant Professorships in Mathematics
    salary level W1

    One of the positions will be filled in an area of theoretical, and one in an area of applied mathematics. The professorships are for three years with the possibility of an extension for another three years upon positive evaluation. In exceptional cases, a position may be tenured.

    Call and further information at https://www.uni-muenster.de/MathematicsMuenster/careers/mathrix/

  • Application Round Autumn 2020

    PhD Positions

    Doing your doctoral studies at Mathematics Münster: Benefit from the stimulating atmosphere at the department and use the invaluable opportunity to learn from faculty and visitors, to collaborate and network.


    Postdoctoral Positions

    Establish your own research profile in our stimulating research environment amongst internationally renowned scientists and benefit from the career development opportunities to foster your scientific independence.

    Postdoc application call and application form


    Young Research Groups (postdoctoral level)

    Collaborate for four years as a Young Research Group, consisting of two or three postdocs, on a joint research project relevant to the topics of Mathematics Münster.

    • Salary level E13 TV-L, 100% for up to four years.
    • In all research areas related to Mathematics Münster.
    • The expected starting date is no later than October 2021.
    • Postdoc applicants are invited to collaborate as a Young Research Group on a joint research project relevant to the topics of Mathematics Münster. Apply individually through the postdoc application form.

    Funding by


    Information on reference letters

    Please arrange for at least two letters of recommendation to be sent before the deadline directly to  mm.applications@uni-muenster.de


    Equal opportunities

    The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the proportion of women academics. Consequently, we actively encourage applications by women. Female candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferentially considered within the framework of the legal possibilities. The University of Münster is committed to employing more staff with disabilities. Candidates with recognised severe disabilities who have equivalent qualifications are given preference in hiring decisions.


  • Call for professorships September 2020

    MATHRIX Professorship (W1 Juniorprofessur)

    MATHRIX Assistant Professorship in Applied Mathematics (Salary level W1)
    Deadline: September 30th, 2020
    more information on the MATHRIX Programme...

    Associate Professorship of Theoretical Mathematics

    5-year appointment, W2-level professorship at the Mathematical Institute at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
    Deadline: September 30th, 2020

  • Application Round Spring 2020

    PhD Positions

    • salary level E13 TV‐L, 75%
    • in all  research areas related to the Cluster
    • The duration of the PhD positions is three years.
    • The expected starting date is no later than October 2020. 

    Postdoctoral Positions

    • salary level E13 TV-L, 100%
    • in all research areas related to the Cluster
    • The duration of the postdoctoral positions is up to three years.
    • The expected starting date is no later than October 2020.

    Ada Lovelace Fellowship

    • salary level E13 TV-L, 25% add on for up to three years
    • offered to exceptionally strong candidates in the PhD programme
    • increasing gender equality within the mathematical sciences
    • supplementing doctoral positions: applications may also be combined with the application for a 75% PhD position.

    Ada Lovelace application call and application form

    Funding by

    • Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, e.g. through the Cluster of Excellence and the Collaborative Research Centre “Geometry: Deformations and Rigidity"
    • European Research Council through the grant “Amenability, Approximation and Reconstruction”
    • the Mathematical Institutes of the University of Münster

  • Application Round Autumn 2019

    PhD Positions

    • salary level E13 TV‐L, 75%
    • in all  research areas related to the Cluster.
    • The duration of the PhD positions is three years.
    • The expected starting date is no later than October 2020. 

    Postdoctoral Positions and Young Research Groups

    • salary level E13 TV-L, 100%
    • in all research areas related to the Cluster
    • The duration of the postdoctoral positions is up to three years.
    • The expected starting date is no later than October 2020.
    • Applicants are invited to collaborate as a Young Research Group on a joint research project relevant to the topics of Mathematics Münster