PhD student position in Mathematical Relativity, Tuebingen, Germany

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Deadline:  2022-03-10

Location:  Tuebingen, Germany

We are offering a PhD Student Position in Mathematics for 3 years (salary group E13 TV-L, 50%) at the interface between Geometric Analysis, Differential Geometry, and Mathematical Relativity, starting from October 01, 2022 or at a slightly earlier or later date to be negotiated by the successful candidate.

The appointment is limited to 3 years and will be held at the University of Tuebingen in the Differential Geometry and Mathematical Relativity group led by Carla Cederbaum. The successful applicant is expected to research topics related to the asymptotic STCMC-foliation in relativistic initial data sets, as introduced in Carla Cederbaum, Anna Sakovich: On center of mass and foliations by constant spacetime mean curvature surfaces for isolated systems in General Relativity. Calculus of Variations and Partial Differential Equations 60, no. 214 (2021).

Furthermore, the successful applicant is expected to participate in continuous scientific exchange with the other members of the research group as well as in relevant scientific seminars and events. The position has a teaching load of 2 hours per week per semester. Teaching in English is possible.

We will start reviewing applications on March 10, 2022 until the position will be filled. For further information, please consult the job ad.