Research assistant

Bielefeld University | Bielefeld, Germany

Classification: stochastic genealogical processes

The Collaborative Research Centre (CRC) 1283 “Taming uncertainty and profiting from randomness and low regularity in analysis, stochastics and their applications” offers the job as research assistant in its project C1, starting July 1, 2023, or as soon as possible thereafter. Your tasks: - scientific collaboration in subproject C1 “Ancestral lines in population models with interaction”; in particular stochastic genealogical processes under various combinations of genetic processes such as mutation, recombination, and selective interaction between individuals (approx. 85 %) - participate in joint research projects and discussions in project C1, and contribute to events such as project internal workshops (approx. 5 %) - contribute to the overall discussions and research in the CRC (approx. 5 %) - assist in planning and organizing CRC events (approx. 5 %) Employment is conducive to scientific qualification; the opportunity for a doctoral dissertation is given (German PhD). Your profile: We expect - scientific university degree (e. g. Master or Diploma) degree in Mathematics, Biomathematics or Mathematical Statistical Physics - solid knowledge of probability theory - independent, self-reliant and dedicated style of work - ability to communicate cooperate and to work in a team - good wirtten and spoken English language skills We offer - salary according to Remuneration level 13 TV-L - fixed-term (limited until 30.06.2025) (with prospect for an extension for an additional year) (§ 2 (1) sentence 1 of the WissZeitVG; in accordance with the provisions of the WissZeitVG and the Agreement on Satisfactory Conditions of Employment, the length of contract may differ in individual cases) - part-time 75 % - internal and external training opportunities - variety of health, consulting and prevention services - reconcilability of family and work - job security - flexible working hours - job ticket for regional public transport network, good transport connection - supplementary company pension - collegial working environment - open and pleasant working atmosphere - exciting, varied tasks - modern work environment with digital processes - various offers (canteen, cafeteria, restaurants, Uni-Shop, ATM, etc.) Application prodecure We are looking forward to receiving your application. For full consideration, your application should be received via either email (a single PDF document is required) sent to or post (see postal address). Please mark your application with the identification code: Wiss23081. Please note that the possibility of privacy breaches and unauthorized access by third parties cannot be excluded when communicating via unencrypted e-mail. Information on the processing of personal data can be found at For further information regarding the CRC 1283 see: Contact: Prof. Dr. Ellen Baake +49 521 106-4896 Postal address: Universität Bielefeld Technische Fakultät Prof. Dr. Ellen Baake Postfach 10 01 31 33501 Bielefeld Germany

Last updated: 1 March 2023

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