Scientific Management Positions

We are seeking two scientific coordinators (part time 50% each) to start as soon as possible.

 

The following job announcement can also be found as a pdf file in English and in German.

The 2 positions divide into

  • Scientific coordination of the whole CRC,

  • Scientific coordination of the integrated graduate program.

It is possible to hire the same person for both coordinator positions.

 

We expect from the candidates:

  • Master’s degree, ideally in mathematics or in studies of natural sciences or engineering,

  • Doctoral degree in Mathematics or a closely related subject is welcome, but not a strict requirement,

  • Strong motivation and interest in science management,

  • Talent for organization,

  • Communication skills and professional conduct,

  • Very good knowledge and command of German and English (oral and written)

Responsibilities of the Coordinators

  • Coordinator of whole CRC: Scientific management of the CRC, supporting the spokesperson of the CRC

  • Scientific coordinator of the integrated graduate program: Scientific management of the integrated graduate program, supporting its head

  • Organization of workshops, retreats, talks and internal scientific meetings

 

We offer

  • Candidates who are interested in a scientific career will be supported in working part time on a scientific position (doctoral or postdoctoral position) besides the activities as a coordinator.

  • The successful candidate will be employed under a regular employment con- tract.

  • The position is to be filled at the earliest possible date and offered for a fixed term up to June 30, 2026.

  • An extension of the contract may be possible upon extension of the CRC by the DFG.

  • The fixed-term contract is based on Section 14 (1) of the German Part-Time Work and Time Limitation Act (TzBfG).

  • This is a part-time position (50 % of the standard weekly hours for full-time employees).

  • It is possible to hire the same person for both part time scientific coordinator positions making up a contract with 100% working time.

  • Candidates who are interested in a scientific career will be supported in working part time on a scientific position (doctoral or postdoctoral position) besides the activities as a coordinator (potentially but not necessarily in a sub-project of the SFB 1481).

  • The successful candidate has the opportunity to pursue a doctoral degree in this position.

  • The salary is based on the German public service salary scale (TV-L). The position corresponds to a pay grade of EG 13 TV-L.

For further information, please contact

 

Prof. Dr. Holger Rauhut
Tel.: +49(0)241 80 94540
e-mail: rauhut@mathc.rwth-aachen.de

 

If you are interested in this position, please send your completed application documents to Prof. Dr. Holger Rauhut at s3-info@mathc.rwth-aachen.de until July 11, 2022.