> Scope: Fulltime or Part-time 50%
> Temporary: in line with qualification aim (Postdoc: initially 2 years, PhD student 3 years)
> Remuneration: TV-L EG 13
> Start: 01.10.2023 or later

For the Institute of Mathematical Finance we are looking for an

Academic employee (m/f/d)

Ulm University with its more than 10,000 students offers varied professional tasks in a highly innovative research, teaching and work environment, at the same time facilitating the reconciliation of work and family in many ways.


We seek to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and particularly encourages qualified female scientists to apply for this position.

As a rule, full-time positions can be split.

Severely disabled applicants with equal aptitude will be given preferential

The institute of Mathematical Finance carries out cutting edge research in selected areas of statistics, data science, financial mathematics and stochastic processes collaborating on an international level. Of particular importance in the research projects is the combination of challenging mathematics with relevant current questions from applications.

Within our research projects we are looking for outstanding junior scientists full of curiosity, enthusiasm for mathematics and its applications and being interested in further scientific qualification, e.g. in the form of a PhD or habilitation.

On the postdoctoral level employment on a full position is intended on the PhD student level on half a position (it is intended to increase this by the acquisition of additional funding).

Your profile:

  • a very good master degree (Postdoc: PhD) in mathematics or a comparable degree
  • interest in research in areas like data science, statistics of stochastic processes/fields, stochastic analysis, financial mathematics or time series analysis and appropriate previous experiences
  • interest in didactics and high-quality teaching
  • willingness to work on one’s own scientific qualification
  • very good command of English and ability to teach in English
  • Commitment, ability to work in teams and interest in interdisciplinary cooperation

Your responsibilities:

  • Contribution to the teaching and supervision duties of the institute. The formal teaching load is four hours per semester and week for a full position.
  • Participation in the research projects of the institute
  • own further scientific qualification (e.g. PhD or habilitation)

Seize the opportunity and join us in shaping the future of the University!

Hiring is done by the Central University Administration.

Your contact for further information:
Prof. Dr. Robert Stelzer, phone +49 731 50-23520

We look forward to your application via our online application portal.
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