Research Assistant (m/f/d)

Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics (WIAS), Berlin

The Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics (WIAS) is an institute of the Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. (FVB). The FVB comprises seven non-university research institutes in Berlin which are funded by the federal and state governments. The research institutes are members of the Leibniz Association.

At WIAS the research group Numerical Mathematics and Scientific Computing(Head: Prof. Dr. V. John) for the next possible date a position as

Research Assistant (m/f/d)

(Reference number 22/22)

to be filled.

The applicant should perform active research on numerical methods with anisotropic components, like the generation of anisotropic grids, discretizations on anisotropic grids or solvers for the systems of equations resulting from these discretizations. Corresponding publications should be available.

The goal consists in applying such methods for the numerical solution of partial differential equations from fluid dynamics, electro chemistry or semiconductor electronics. Expected are the participation in the software development of the group as well as the support of projects from applications in collaboration with Partners from WIAS or outside.

A university diploma or master degree in mathematics or a closely related discipline as well as a PhD degree are required.

Please direct your scientific queries to Prof. Dr. V. John (Volker.John(at)wias-berlin.de).

The appointment is limited for three years. The work schedule is 39 hours per week, and the salary is according to the German TVöD Bund scale.

The Institute aims to increase the proportion of women in this field, so applications from women are particularly welcome. Among equally qualified applicants, disabled candidates will be given preference.

Please upload your complete application documents (motivation letter, detailed CV, certificates) via the applicant portal as soon as possible but not later than June 30th, 2022 using the button "Apply online".

We are looking forward to your application!