Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science postdoctoral position 1303 views

The Vienna Graduate School in Computational Optimization (VGSCO) open postdoctoral position in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or a related field with excellent results or close to it.

She/ he will complement research areas pursued at VGSCO and will conduct original research independently. She/ he will participate in the Graduate School’s teaching, research and administrative activities and contribute to linking the Graduate School with the national and international scientific community, cooperating with other academic departments/institutions and supporting PhD students.

She/ he administrates the series of guest lectures and workshops and actively participates in the selection process of Visiting Professors. Experience in teaching and administration at university is of advantage. Employment (fourty hrs/week) is based on a three year contract.

The VGSCO is a joint initiative between the University of Vienna, the TU Wien and the Austrian Institute of Science and Technology (IST) funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF).

The successful candidate has an excellent background in Computational Optimization and should demonstrate a strong interest in research in that field. She/ he has a record of innovative research papers that aim to be published in top general interest and field journals.

She/ he is able to comprehend complex issues and communicate them in a structured way. She/ he likes to work in an international team and is interested also transporting research standards to PhD students and introducing them into the scientific network.

 Required documents for a successful application include

  • Completed PhD thesis and degree (certificate and transcripts)
  • CV including scientific interests, publications and scientific achievements
  • A minimum of 2 recommendation letters
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English (knowledge of other languages is an asset)
  • Motivation letter expressing the candidate‘s visions and expectations
  • Skype address for a possible interview

Applications should be submitted via email to

Deadline: November 25, 2016.

For further information, please contact Prof. Georg Pflug at the Department of Statistics and OR, University of Vienna, at


Apply for this job
Company Information
  • Total Jobs 575 Jobs
  • Full Address india
  • Address India
Connect with us

Recent scholarships in Europe

Research Grants and Doctoral Programs by DAAD , Germany  Mathematics | Biology | Chemistry | Geography | History | Physics

Research Stays for University Academics and Scientists: DAAD

DAAD grants provide an opportunity to carry out research and continue education in Germany to the foreign academics and scientists.

Banting fellowships Program: 70 Grants

Banting postdoc fellowships Program Canada: This fellowship is for all nationalities and covers several disciplines The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program is an initiative

Faculty Positions at Indian Institute of Technology, Dhanbad

Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad invites applications from Indian nationals including Persons of Indian Origins (PIOs)

Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

Humboldt Research Fellowship is offered to International Experienced Researchers with above-average qualifications, completed Ph.D. less than 12 years ago, already

IMPRS- Leipzig School of Human Origins: International PhD Program

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) “The Leipzig School of Human Origins invites applications for its international PhD program.

167 Vanier CGS in Natural and Social Science Canada

167 Vanier CGS in Natural and Social Science Canada Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships launched by the Government of Canada fo

Faculty Recruitment at IIT Mandi

Faculty recruitments at IIT Mandi: The Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi) invites applications for faculty positions at the

Junior Research Fellow (JRF): Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Energy Engineering

Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position at IIT Roorkee India in a DST sponsored project. Title of Post: Junior Research Fellow

PhD Fellowships: Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds, Germany

The Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds (Germany) awards PhD fellowships to outstanding students (max. age of 27 years) who wish to pursue an

Subscribe by email

Subscribe by Telegram