[Germany] 15 Doctoral Positions in Mathematics

15 Doctoral Positions in Mathematics, Germany
Host (Institutions): 
The International Research Training Group (IGDK 1754)
Field of Study: 


PhD, Doctoral

The International Research Training Group (IGDK 1754) invites applications for 10 Doctoral positions (75% TV-L 13) in Munich and 5 Doctoral positions (75%) in Graz for research projects concerned with numerical methods and optimization algorithms in the context of partial differential equations.


Successful applicants hold a master degree (or Diplom degree) in Mathematics with a strong background in one of the fields of numerics, optimization, or analysis. A good command of the English language, mobility, and a strong interest in applied mathematics are necessary prerequisites.

How to Apply: 

Applicants are asked to submit a curriculum vitae, copies of certifications of academic qualifications held, a copy of a degree thesis or of a peer-reviewed publication (if available) and two letters of recommendation.

Additionally, the candidates are asked to inform themselves beforehand about the spectrum of the available PhD topics and to order them according to their interest, giving written explanations for their choice within the application letter.

Applications should be sent by email to both speakers Prof. Dr. Boris Vexler (vexlerematma.tum.de) and Prof. Dr. Karl Kunisch (karl.kunischematuni-graz.at).

Study in: 
The International Research Training Group Univercities
January 31, 2012

Prof. Dr. Boris Vexler (vexlerematma.tum.de)
Prof. Dr. Karl Kunisch (karl.kunischematuni-graz.at)