7 Ph.D. positions - The Research Training Group High-Dimensional Phenomena in Probability - Fluctuations and Discontinuity - Germany - deadline march 18th 2018
The Research Training Group High-Dimensional Phenomena in Probability - Fluctuations and Discontinuity (RTG 2131), funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), invites applications for
7 Ph.D. positions (salary scale TV-L E 13, 75%; including social benefits)
for a three-year structured Ph.D. program.
Start of the positions will be October 1st, 2018. Two of the positions are possibly available at July 1st, 2018.
The RTG is based at the faculties of mathematics at the three universities of Bochum, Dortmund and Duisburg/Essen, Germany.
Candidates should have obtained (or be about to obtain) a M.Sc. degree (or equivalent) in mathematics or closely related fields with excellent results, and intend to pursue graduate studies in mathematics within the research areas of the RTG. All graduate students will be expected to work towards a Ph.D. degree at one of the universities in Bochum and Duisburg/Essen.
Applications should provide the usual documents:
letter of application
copies of certificates
Diploma/masters thesis and relevant publications if available
statement of purpose sketching the applicants' research interests
The RTG particularly encourages the applications of female candidates. Disabled persons will be given preferential treatment in cases of otherwise equal qualification.
Applications and inquiries should be addressed to:
Prof. Dr. Peter Eichelsbacher, Coordinator, GRK 2131
Faculty of Mathematics, Ruhr University of Bochum
NA 3/66, Universitätsstraße 150, 44780 Bochum, Germany
preferably via e-mail to Tanja Schiffmann
DEADLINE: Applications are requested before march 18th 2018