Vacancy Notice  144/2021

The Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg (OVGU) is an internationally oriented and regionally networked university with a strong research profile.


The Faculty of Mathematics seeks to fill the following vacancy:

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (m/f/d)

Salary Scale:
14 TV-L
Date commencing:
as soon as

Fixed term:
3 years
Contract status:
100 %

Requirements for the position:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent and PhD in mathematics or a related area

The position is embedded in the Research Training Group 2297 Mathematical Complexity Reduction, funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft. It is meant to lead to a unique and independent research profile and to a habilitation in mathematics. We provide very attractive possibilities concerning networking, integration into the scientific community, and cooperation with PhD fellows of the research training group. The webpage provides additional information on the scientific profile and the concept of the research training group.

A prolongation of the contract is possible after a successful evaluation.

For further information about the position, please contact Prof. Dr. Sebastian Sager via e-mail: sager(at)

Applications from disabled persons will be given priority in the case of equal suitability, ability and professional expertise. The Otto von Guericke University aims to increase the proportion of women researchers within the university and specifically encourages women to apply.

Please note the information for storage of personal data:

Please send your complete application, including cover letter, curriculum vitae and references by July 25, 2021 (date of receipt of application) using the online application portal.

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