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May 23th, 2018. We are seeking Postdoctoral Researchers.

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Job description

The CRC is funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG). Its goal is to analytically understand, numerically simulate, and eventually manipulate wave propagation under realistic scenarios by intertwining analysis and numerics. See http://www.waves.kit.edu for a list of participating scientists and project descriptions.

We seek postdoctoral researchers to work in the area of wave phenomena.

Postdocs will work on her/his self-proposed research project. They have access to the lecture program and the interdisciplinary research network of the CRC. The CRC also offers administrative support. Teaching opportunities can be offered, too.

Personal qualification

The following qualifications are required seeking your consideration for this position

  • Candidates hold a PhD in Mathematics or a CRC-relevant field.
  • Their research profile should fit the topics of the CRC.
  • They should have some international experience.
  • They are open minded, active and have a good command of English language.


Salary category TV-L, E 13, depending on the fulfillment of professional and personal requirements.

Starting date

As soon as possible.

Contract duration

Contract duration is limited to two years.

Application up to


Contact person in line-management

For further information, please contact Ms. Tanja Hagedorn, phone +49 721 608-42684.


Please apply online using this link (vacancy number 1017/2018).

We prefer to balance the number of female and male employees. Therefore we kindly ask female applicants to apply for this job. If qualified, handicapped applicants will be preferred.

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