The University of Passau owes its strong visibility and good repute to excellent research, innovative teaching and its tight-knit international academic networks. Some 13,000 students from 100 countries and more than 1,200 staff study and work on our University campus, which is located a stone's throw from the historical Old Town of Passau and combines stateof- the-art technical infrastructure with award-winning architecture. Internationally successful high-tech companies and a vibrant start-up scene, coupled with a rich culture and Lower Bavarian traditions, give Passau and the surrounding area a special appeal that makes it a great place to live and work.

The Chair of Dynamical Systems, Professor Fabian Wirth, invites applications for the position of a

Graduate Research Assistan

starting as soon as possible.

This is a full-time position based on a fixed-term contract valid for a period of three years.

The group works in the general area of mathematical systems theory. Currently, the focus lies on the following topics: Based on experience, the position can be filled at the postdoctoral level or by someone aiming to pursue a doctoral degree.

Your responsibilities Person specification What we offer you

The University of Passau wishes to increase the proportion of its female staff and expressly encourages women to apply for the position. Job-sharing arrangements may be possible, depending on the number of suitable candidates.

This position is suitable for candidates with disabilities, who will be given preference if their personal aptitudes and qualifications are otherwise equal.

If you have any further questions about this position, please contact Ms Sandra Paliege by e-mail (

To apply, please send your full application (including school, training and work certificates) as a single pdf file to by no later than 31 January 2020 Applications may also be accepted at a later stage until the position is filled. Once the application process has been completed, we will retain your application on file for six months before deleting it from our computer systems.

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