Postdoc position in mathematical and/or numerical relativity at Vienna

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Location:  Vienna, Austria

UPDATE: Application deadline has been extended from July 15 to August 10, 2010!

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 September 2010, and we wish to fill the position in early 2011 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 August 10, 2010 at URL

position numbered “Kennzahl 1195″ (follow the link to the online advertisements)

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,
A-1090 Vienna, Austria

before August 10, 2010. Further enquiries can be directed to karin.picek[AT]