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At the Faculty of Mathematics, Institute of Scientific Computing, the Chair of Applied Analysis offers a position as Research Associate / PhD Student / Postdoc (m/f/x) (subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E 13 TV-L) starting as soon as possible. The position is limited to three years. The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz - WissZeitVG). The position either comprises 100% of the fulltime weekly hours (as a postdoc) or 75% of the fulltime weekly hours (as a PhD Student). The position aims at obtaining further academic qualification (usually PhD / habilitation thesis). Balancing family and career is an important issue. The full-time postdoc position is generally suitable for candidates seeking part-time employment. Please indicate the request in your application.
The research focus of the Chair is on non-linear partial differential equations, variational methods and mathematical modeling in continuum mechanics. Periodic and stochastic homogenization is one of the main topics of the chair. It is involved in various research projects, including the interdisciplinary research group FOR 3013 http://for3013.webspace.tu-dresden.de as well as projects in interdisciplinary coordinated programs.