The Cluster of Excellence
Mathematics Münster: Dynamics – Geometry – Structure
offers several
Postdoctoral Positions and Young Research Groups
(salary level E13 TV-L)

in all fields of mathematics related to the cluster. The duration of these positions is up to 3 years, for research groups up to 4 years. Expected starting date is no later than October 2019. Generally there are no teaching obligations but such opportunities are provided if desired by the candidates. The main selection criterion is scientific excellence.

For Postdoctoral Positions you apply on your own. Applications for Young Research Groups are applications from groups of two or three postdoctoral researchers, who plan to collaborate intensively on research topics relevant to the cluster.

Your application should contain a cover letter, your CVs (with the grade for the dissertation if applicable), a publication list and a research plan relating to the research of Mathematics Münster. Moreover, you have to choose one or two of the Research Areas as well as one or two potential local postdoctoral mentors from among the Münster based professors listed as investigators of the respective research area. Applicants who have not yet completed their PhD are requested to include a two-page outline of their dissertation project comprising results up to now. Please arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent within the deadline to

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. We also welcome applications from candidates with severe disabilities. Disabled candidates with equivalent qualifications will be preferentially considered.

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Please apply using our online application form at:

The evaluation for the current application round will start at December 1st 2018.
Later applications can also be considered.