The Johann Radon Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics (RICAM) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW), Austria’s leading non-university research and science institution in Applied Mathematics, is offering a

Multivariate Algorithms and Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods 

(full-time, 40h per week) 

for a duration of 12 months, with a negotiable starting date.

The position is within the framework of the FWF-funded project P34808, “Information-Based Complexity: Beyond the Standard Settings” led by Dr. Peter Kritzer, and is affiliated with RICAM, located in Linz/Austria.

The hired person should work on problems in Information-Based Complexity, Approximation Theory, and related subjects. For further information, please contact Dr. Peter Kritzer at peter.kritzer@ricam.oeaw.ac.at 

Your profile: 

  • Completed doctorate in mathematics or applied mathematics.
  • Strong background in fields related numerical analysis, in particular Information-Based Complexity, Approximation Theory, and Multivariate Algorithms.
  • Experience in mathematical research at an internationally competitive level, in publishing results in internationally refereed journals of high quality, and in giving scientific presentations at international conferences and workshops.
  • Strong skills of English. 

Our offer: 

  • Excellent opportunities to work in a lively research environment and collaborate with international experts in the fields related to the project.
  • An annual gross salary of € 66.501,40 according to the collective agreement of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.  

Applications with personal and scientific data, a letter of motivation, and a current CV should be sent by email to peter.kritzer@ricam.oeaw.ac.at . The position will remain open until filled. 

The Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW) pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity. Individuals from underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged to apply. 

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