One postdoc position in mathematical and/or numerical relativity in Vienna

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Location:  Vienna, Austria

The Gravitational Physics group of the Department of Physics of University of Vienna (see is seeking to fill a post-doctoral position (Universitätsassistent/in) in the field of mathematical general relativity and/or numerical general relativity; in the latter case candidates with strong interest in rigorous aspects of numerical analysis will be sought. The initial appointment will be for two years, with a possibility of extension. The employment could start as early as mid June 2010, and we wish to fill the position before October 2010 in any case.

The list of members of the group, including scientifically active retired members, includes Peter Aichelburg, Robert Beig, Piotr Chrusciel, Mark Hannam, Mark Heinzle, Helmut Rumpf and Helmut Urbantke.

The gross salary is EUR 3248,70.- fourteen times a year. The teaching load is four hours/week, in English or in German.

Applications should be done online before May 31, 2010 at URL

(position numbered “Kennzahl 1039”)

The candidates should arrange to have three letters of recommendation to be sent to
Mrs Karin Picek,
Mathematical Physics,
Faculty of Physics,
Boltzmanngasse 5/5/3521,
Vienna, Austria

before end May 2010. Further enquiries can be directed to karin.picek[AT]