| Carl Friedrich Gauß Faculty | Department of Computer Science

Open position: Postdoctoral research associate (TV-L 13)

The Department of Computer Science at Braunschweig Institute of Technology (http://www.tu-bs.de) in Germany is looking for a candidate with a doctoral degree who has a solid background in algorithms and optimization.

Duties combine teaching in English with coordinating international programs for our students. Therefore, proficiency in English is a must, and sufficient knowledge of German desired. In addition, candidates will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of research activities. Pay is according to the German bracket "TV-L 13" (between 3060 and 3940 Euros gross per month, depending on previous experience and employment). The position is open and can be filled as soon as possible. Funded with student fees, the initial term is two years; renewal is possible, provided that an extension will be approved by the relevant bodies.

We are looking for applicants with an above-average degree and a doctorate in mathematics or computer science, who have a solid knowledge in optimization and algorithms, an interest in and a capability for communication, teaching and networking, who feel they could benefit from an interesting scientific environment with a wide range of scientific work.

We are offering an opportunity to enhance and deepen the teaching and scientific record as well as the participation in exciting interdisciplinary projects that span all the way from basic research in algorithms to its practical and technical application. The successful candidate will benefit from the infrastructure of the Algorithmis Group within the Department of Computer Science, and thus be part of a motivated team that maintains various interdisciplinary and international contacts and activities.

Among applicants with equal qualifications, handicapped persons will be given preference. The Braunschweig Institute of Technology is an equal-opportunity employer and encourages women to apply.

Please send your detailed application by
** February 28, 2011 **

with the usual documents to:

Prof.Dr. Sandor Fekete
Technische Universitaet Braunschweig
Department of Computer Science
Muehlenpfordtstrasse 23
38106 Braunschweig

fax: +49 531 391 3109

Electronic applications are welcome. If there are questions, please contact Max Pagel via mail (m.pagel "at" tu-bs.de) or phone (+49 531 391 3116).

January 31, 2011

last changed 2011-02-08, 12:50 by Max Pagel