Vacancy No. 3703

Post-Doctoral Research Position, Probability Theory (f/m/d)

Job description

The successful applicant is expected to work in the area of spatial stochastics and stochastic geometry. In particular the applicant is expected to contribute to a research project on hyperuniform and rigid point processes funded by the DFG Priority Programme “Random Geometric Systems”
(SPP 2265) (see and to play an active role in the working group.

Personal qualification
  • You have good knowledge of probability theory.
  • You have completed (or nearly completed) a PhD-thesis   in a modern area of probability theory.
  • You are interested in working on spatial stochastics.
  • You have published in good international journals.
  • You are expected to have a good command of the English language.
  • Some knowledge of German would be helpful but is formally not required.

Salary category 13, depending on the fulfillment of professional and personal requirements.

Organizational unit

Institute of Stochastics (STOCH)

Starting date

as soon as possible

Contract duration

limited to 3 years

Application up to


Contact person in line-management

For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Günter Last via


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We prefer to balance the number of employees (f/m/d). Therefore we kindly ask female applicants to apply for this job.

If qualified, severely disabled persons will be preferred.