Postdoc Position

The Research Training Group “Asymptotic Invariants and Limits of Groups and Spaces” (RTG 2229) funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) and run jointly by KIT and Heidelberg University invites applications for a

Postdoc position

The possible starting dates for the advertised position are October 2022 or April 2023. Payment is according to the wage agreement of the civil service TV-L of salary level E13. The duration for funding is 2 years, with a possible 1 year extension to 3 years. Knowledge of German is not required. There are no teaching duties but teaching of advanced courses is possible and encouraged.  

Applications for a start in April 2023 should be received by January 1st, 2023. However the position will remain open until a suitable candidate has been identified.

Please submit your application as a single pdf file to info∂groups-and-spaces.kit.edu. Applications should include a cover letter, CV, research statement and a list of publications and preprints. Further, we ask for at least two recommendation letters to be sent directly to the email address above.

KIT strives to achieve gender balance at all levels of employment. We therefore particularly encourage female candidates to apply for this position.

If you have questions regarding the position or the application procedure, please write to the email address above.

KIT is certified as a family-friendly university and offers part-time employment, leaves for family-related reasons, dual career options, and individual coaching for family-work balance.