Combined teaching and research assistant jobs

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for combined teaching and research assistant jobs.

The jobs offer the opportunity to get involved in cutting-edge research projects and are designed to prepare graduate students to take their next steps towards their career. 
Successful candidates will be based in one of the institutes of the Department of Mathematics where they will work as teaching assistants in the first year and as research assistants in the second year. The positions are funded for 2 years (86 hrs per month, monthly net income approx. 850 EUR depending on personal circumstances).

Starting date: 01 October 2022. By that date, successful candidates must be unconditionally enrolled in the Master's Degree programme in Mathematics of the University of Göttingen. 

Applicants are expected to hold an excellent Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics. The competitive selection procedure is solely based on the applicants' qualification.


To apply, please email cover letter, CV and detailed academic transcripts to the Dean's Office of the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, email: Closing date: 15 June 2022. 
Your cover letter should explain why you wish to be considered for the assistantship and describe the qualities as well as teaching and research experience you would bring to the role.

The University of Göttingen strives to increase the proportion of women in areas where women are underrepresented and therefore strongly encourages qualified women to apply. It also sees itself as a family-friendly university and promotes the compatibility of science profession and family. The university has set itself the goal of employing more severely disabled people. Applications from severely disabled persons will be given preference if they have the same qualifications.

Please note: With submission of your application, you accept the processing of your applicant data in terms of data-protection law. Further information on the legal basis and data usage is provided in the Guideline pursuant to section 13 EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR, Regulation 679/2016/EU) for Applicants.