The Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Statistics invites applications for a Junior Professorship (W1) (for a period of 3 years) of Stochastic Methods in Financial and Insurance Sciences commencing as soon as possible.
The primary tasks of the successful candidate include active research and teaching in the field of Financial and Insurance Mathematics/Stochastics. Applicants are expected to participate actively in research and teaching at the Institute of Mathematics. In particular, they should be able to teach all courses in Financial Mathematics/Stochastics of the Bachelor-/Master Program in Mathematics and Financial Mathematics.
Prerequisites for this position are a university degree, teaching skills at university level and an aptitude for an academic career, usually evidenced by the excellent quality of a doctoral degree. If the applicant was employed as a research assistant either before or after obtaining the doctoral degree, the entire duration of the period of employment and of the doctoral degree should not exceed six years.
The position is a fixed-term professorship for the duration of three years. Pending a positive evaluation, the position may be extended by another period of three years. A conversion to an indefinite position (tenure track) is not possible.
LMU Munich makes a point of providing newly appointed professors with various types of support, such as welcoming services and assistance for dual career couples.
LMU Munich is an equal opportunity employer. The University continues to be very successful in increasing the number of female faculty members and strongly encourages applications from female candidates. LMU Munich intends to enhance the diversity of its faculty members. Furthermore, disabled candidates with essentially equal qualifications will be given preference.
Please submit your application comprising a curriculum vitae, documentation of academic degrees and certificates as well as a list of publications under the keyword “math9” to the
Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Statistics, Prof. Dr. Andreas Rosenschon, Theresienstraße 39, 80333 Munich, Germany, no later than April 21, 2016.
Please mail the application also electronically to as one pdf-file not greater than 10 MB.
For further information you can contact Prof. Francesca Biagini,