Tenure Track Professorship (W1) “Mathematical Statistics“

University of Stuttgart

Faculty of Mathematics and Physics

Tenure Track Professorship (W1) “Mathematical Statistics“


The University of Stuttgart is one of the leading technically oriented universities in Germany in one of Europe’s most vibrant high-tech and industrial areas. The university is a reliable employer, partner for technology transfer and is committed to the interdisciplinary integration of engineering, natural sciences, humanities, and social sciences based on the fundamentals of cutting-edge research at a disciplinary level.

The professorship is aimed at outstanding young scientists in the early career phase who are internationally recognized in one or more modern areas of mathematical statistics.

The professorship should be linked to and complement the Institute of Stochastics and Applications and the Department of Mathematics, and should be open to interdisciplinary cooperation with other faculties, the Stuttgart Center for Simulation Science (SC SimTech), or other cross-faculty activities such as the various Stuttgart Research Centers.

In addition to teaching in the mathematics degree programs, the tasks of this professorship also include participation in mathematical education for students of natural sciences and engineering aswell as computer science and economics.

We are searching for an individual who is distinguished by high-ranking scientific publications with international visibility.

For a qualitative assessment of your academic accomplishments, we kindly ask you to submit a short description of your three most important scientific achievements, which should be no longer than one page in total. Possible successes may include, for example, those in the fields of research, teaching, science and society, knowledge and technology transfer, inventions and patents, software development or spin-offs.

The position is a tenure track position leading to an appointment as a W3 professor in case of a positive evaluation. The requirements for employment listed in § 51 Baden-Württemberg university law apply. For more information on the criteria of evaluation and quality management, please visit the website uni-stuttgart.de/tenure-track-en.

Written applications (including CV, list of publications, teaching and research programme, short application form (f08.uni-stuttgart.de/en/organization/job-postings)) should be sent in electronic form no later than July 31th, 2024 to Vice Dean Prof. Dr. Dominik Göddeke, Bewerbung.Mathstat@mathematik.uni-stuttgart.de, preferably as a single PDF file. Please be aware of the risks regarding confidentiality and the integrity of your application contents when sending your application via unencrypted email. Alternatively, postal applications to University of Stuttgart, Vice Dean Mathematics, Pfaffenwaldring 57, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany are also accepted. Please address any questions regarding the current appointment process to Prof. Dr. Dominik Göddeke.

The University of Stuttgart has established a Dual Career Program to offer assistance to partners of those moving to Stuttgart: uni-stuttgart.de/dual-career-en.

The University of Stuttgart is an equal opportunity employer. Applications from women are strongly encouraged. Disabled persons will be given preference in case of equal qualifications. Information on the collection of personal data in accordance with Article 13 of the GDPR can be found via the following link: uni-stuttgart.de/en/privacy-notice/job-application.

Short application form

If you are applying for a professorship in the Department of Mathematics, please fill out the form and attach it to your application:

Short application form, Department of Mathematics (PDF)

Short Application Form, Department of Mathematics (Word)

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