| Carl Friedrich Gauß Faculty | Department of Computer Science

Open position: Scientific employee / PhD student or postdoctoral research associate (TV-L 13)

The Algorithms Group in the Department of Computer Science at Braunschweig Institute of Technology (http://www.tu-bs.de) in Germany offers a wide range of interdisciplinary research activities. The group, headed by Professor Dr. Sandor P. Fekete (http://www.ibr.cs.tu-bs.de/users/fekete), has a vacancy for a computer scientist or mathematician, starting in April.

We are looking for a scientific employee / PhD student or postdoctoral research associate (TV-L 13).

Duties include participation in teaching activities, so proficiency in German is a must, sufficient knowledge of English desired. In addition, researchers 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).

We are looking for applicants with an above-average degree in mathematics or computer science (Master's degree or equivalent, e.g. German Diploma, resp. PhD degree), who have a solid knowledge in optimization and algorithms, an interest in and a capability for a wide range of scientific work (from developing ideas all the way to their practical realization), an open mind for the other activities of our department, and a healthy team spirit.

We are offering an opportunity to pursue a doctoral degree (to Ph.D. candidates) or enhance and deepen the scientific record (to candidates with a doctoreate), 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. As a member of our group, you will 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
Institut fuer Betriebssysteme und Rechnerverbund
Abteilung Algorithmik
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, 12:54 by Max Pagel