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Assistant Professor of Mathematics with focus on Geometry and Dynamical Systems (f/m) (JU-16-70)

Jacobs University is a private, state-accredited, English-language research university in Bremen. We are offering Bachelor, Master or PhD programs in three focus areas: Health, Mobility and Diversity. Our principles are first class research and teaching, international diversity and transdisciplinary cooperation. As an international university we attract highly talented and open-minded students from all over the world.  Currently, more than 1,200 students from 100 nations live and study on our residential campus.
The Department of Mathematics & Logistics invites applications for an
Assistant Professor of Mathematics with focus on Geometry and Dynamical Systems (f/m)
(Full-time, tenure-track)
Job ID JU-16-70
The successful candidate must have an international track record of excellence or outstanding potential in research at the crossroads of geometry, topology, complex analysis, and dynamical systems. She/he should be able to contribute to the ERC-funded project HOLOGRAM (Holomorphic dynamics connecting Geometry, Root-Finding, Algebra, and the Mandelbrot set), and to acquire independent third-party funded research projects.
The applicant must possess a capacity for teaching a broad spectrum of mathematics courses, including service courses for other study programs.
Applicants should submit a letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, list of publications, a statement of research, a statement of teaching and the names and addresses of at least three potential referees as a single PDF attachment to job-application [at]">job-application [at]
The position is expected to start in spring 2017. For full consideration, applications should be received by 16 December 2016.
For additional information, please contact Prof. Werner Nau, Dean of Undergraduate Education and Professor of Chemistry, at w.nau [at] or +49 421 200 4339.
For further information about Jacobs University, please see as well as specifically for the dynamics group see
We are looking for highly motivated, creative and communicative employees with a keen interest in working in an international and dynamic environment. Jacobs University is an equal opportunity employer.