No open postdoc positions at the moment.
No open PhD positions at the moment.
The Research Training Group 2088 “Discovering structure in complex data“ at the University of Göttingen is looking for a

Student Assistant (all genders welcome)

in the group of Prof. Dr. Axel Munk. Starting date is as soon as possible. The position is offered with regular working hours of up to 10 hours/week and is limited until September 30, 2021 with the possibility of extension.

Your tasks:
• You read selected, new publications on algorithms in the areas of optimal transport, Wasserstein distances and barycenters
• You implement various methods and compare them against established methods

Your profile:
•You are enrolled at the University of Göttingen, study mathematics, physics or computer science and you haven’t yet obtained a master’s degree
• You have programming knowledge of R and preferably C++
•You have a good background in Mathematical Statistics and Optimization
• You are proficient in written and spoken English
• You like to work in a team

If you are interested, please contact Florian Heinemann via e-mail: