University of Stuttgart

Professorship (W3) for “Numerical Mathematics for High Performance Computing”

Fakulty of Mathematics and Physics

Professorship (W3) for “Numerical Mathematics for High Performance Computing”


Candidates are expected to have a research profile in a modern area of numerical mathematics, reaching out to other disciplines. The profile should simultaneously extend and complement the existing research areas at the Institute of Applied Analysis and Numerical Simulation. It is expected that the candidate’s fields of research are linked to the development of mathematical software for high performance computers, for instance in the scope of the Stuttgart Center for Simulation Science (SC SimTech), the High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart, and other research facilities and research associations at the university. We are looking for a candidate with an outstanding track record of high-quality and internationally recognized scientific publications. Contributions to the acquisition of third-party funding are expected. Further duties comprise teaching in the degree programs of the Department of Mathematics, of the SC SimTech, and the participation in lecturing for science, engineering and economics programs.

The requirements for employment listed in § 47 and § 50 Baden-Württemberg university law apply.

Applications (including a CV, PhD certificate, list of publications, teaching concept, research programme, possible co-operations) should be sent in electronic form (preferably as a single PDF file) no later than January 3rd, 2021, to

Postal address: University of Stuttgart, Prof. TeknD T. Weidl, Vice Dean of Mathematics, Faculty 8, University of Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 57, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany.

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The University of Stuttgart is an equal opportunity employer. Applications of women are strongly encouraged. Severely challenged persons will be given preference in case of equal qualifications.

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