Junior Professorship (m/f/d) in the field of Algebraic Geometry

Leibniz University Hannover


September 30, 2022


We strive for universality, diversity and interdisciplinarity. With more than 30,000 students, three Clusters of Excellence, 5,000 members of staff, over 150 institutes and an outstanding infrastructure, Leibniz University Hannover offers an innovative environment for top-level education and research in a comprehensive range of subjects.

The Faculty of Mathematics and Physics invites applications for the following position within Salary Scale W1 of the Lower Saxony salary system (NBesO) to be appointed at the earliest possible date: Junior Professorship (m/f/d) in the field of Algebraic Geometry

The position is limited to three years with a renewal option for a further three years.

The Position

  • extends and complements the research profile of the Institute for Algebraic Geometry on an international level
  • contributes to the broad teaching program in mathematics
  • participates in the activities of the Institute for Algebraic Geometry
  • Your Profile

  • internationally visible research profile
  • research in algebraic geometry or with clear connections to algebraic geometry (e.g. arithmetic or complex geometry)
  • preparedness to take part in collaborations within the Institute for Algebraic Geometry and beyond
  • ability to conduct courses in English
  • What we can offer you

    LUH offers excellent working conditions in a vibrant scientific community combined with an exceptional standard of living in a modern city surrounded by nature. In addition, LUH provides numerous opportunities for further education and training as well as many services to support families.

    The Dual Career Service at LUH is aimed at the partners of newly-appointed professors and provides support with career perspectives in Hannover and the surrounding region. As a central point of contact for international researchers, the Welcome Centre provides information on non-academic queries concerning your stay in Hannover.

    General duties and employment requirements are specified in the Lower Saxony Higher Education Act (NHG). For detailed information on employment requirements, please contact the Appointment Matters department.

    Leibniz University Hannover promotes equal opportunities, diversity and a balance between work and family life (Equal Opportunities Office). For this reason, female researchers are particularly encouraged to apply. Furthermore, we welcome applications from international researchers. Preference will be given to equally-qualified applicants with disabilities (Representative for employees with disabilities). Upon request, part-time employment is possible.

    Candidates aged 50 or over at the intended time of appointment who do not already have civil servant status in Germany will be employed as regular members of staff.

    Please send your application and submit your documents by September 30, 2022 exclusively via the appointment portal of Leibniz University Hannover at:


    For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Stefan Schreieder (Phone: +49 (0) 511 762-2248, Email: schreieder@math.uni-hannover.de ).

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