GRK 2240:
Algebro-geometric Methods in Algebra, Arithmetic and Topology

Mathematisches Institut Heinrich-Heine-Universität Universitätsstr. 1
40225 Düsseldorf

Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik
Bergische Universität Wuppertal
Gaußstr. 20
42119 Wuppertal

On September 28, 2023, the hiring phase for our fifth and last round of new PhD students begins. The deadline is October 30, 2023. Further information can be found below and at the online job portal of the University of Wuppertal, reference number 23269:

We are looking for highly-motivated applicants that hold a master’s degree in mathematics and whose scientific interests fit with the goals of the research training group. Especially welcome are applicants with background in one or more of the following areas: Algebraic Geometry, Algebraic Topology, Group Theory, K-theory, Model Theory, Number Theory and Representation Theory.

We expect our doctoral researchers to participate in the common study program and their respective research groups. Applicants should be fluent in English; proficiency with the German language is not required.

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How to apply:

Please upload the following documents to the online job portal of the University of Wuppertal with reference number 23269.

•   Curriculum vitae.

•   Master's thesis (final or draft version, if available; otherwise an outline).

•   Academic certificates.

•   Short description of personal motivation (addressed to the GRK or the speaker Jens Hornbostel).

•   Short description of previous teaching/research experience, if applicable.

•   Furthermore, a separate letter of recommendation, for example from the master's thesis supervisor, sent to us directly from the letter writer via email to grk2240 (at) uni-wuppertal (dot) de. Please ensure that this letter of recommendation arrives on time. Do not send it yourself.

Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply. International applications are welcome, prior German language skills are not required. You may also apply if you will obtain your master's degree in the near future.

Your contact person in case of questions is the coordinator Dr. Lucas Ruhstorfer, phone number: +49 202-439-2523, email: grk2240 (at) uni-wuppertal (dot) de.

Responsible for the content: E-Mail sendenLucas Ruhstorfer/Jens Hornbostel