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The Faculty of Sciences and the Cluster of Excellence Engineering of Advanced Materials EAM invite applications for a
W1 Junior Professorship for Applied Mathematics
at the Department of Mathematics to be filled by the earliest possible starting date for an initial period of three years. Depending on successful evaluation, the appointment will be extended for another three years. Candidates may be appointed to a W2 professorship (tenure track) depending on their performance during this six-year period and subject to legal requirements.
The successful candidate is expected to represent the field adequately in teaching and research. The professorship is mainly concerned with data analysis and forecasting. Research activities should be mathematically sound and may include uncertainty quantification, statistical learning theory, machine learning or mathematical statistics. Candidates with proven experience in interdisciplinary research related to activities in material sciences and processes, economics or the humanities are desirable.
Prerequisites for the position are a university degree, university level teaching experience, a doctoral degree, and additional academic qualifications.
FAU expects applicants to become actively involved in the administration of academic affairs and welcomes experience in managing research projects and raising third-party funding.
FAU pursues a policy of intense student mentoring and therefore expects its teaching staff to be present during lecture periods.
FAU is a family-friendly employer and is also responsive to the needs of dual career couples. In its pursuit of academic excellence, FAU is committed to equality of opportunity and to a proactive and inclusive approach, which supports and encourages all under-represented groups, promotes an inclusive culture and values diversity.
Please submit your complete application documents (CV, list of publications, list of lectures and courses taught, copies of certificates and degrees, list of third-party funding) to the Dean of the Faculty of Sciences, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg: Prof. Dr. Frank Duzaar, Universitätsstr. 40, 91054 Erlangen, firstname.lastname@example.org by 30.06.2017.