The Institute of Probability and Statistics of Leibniz Universität Hannover invites applications for one position of a Postdoctoral Associate in Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (Salary Scale: E13 TV-L, 100 %). The position is initially limited to 3 years.
Appropriate candidates should demonstrate strong research abilities, passion to conduct applied and theoretical research in the respective area, as well as an ability to work within an interdisciplinary team. The postdoctoral associate is responsible for collaborative research projects in the area of actuarial and financial mathematics as well as for interdisciplinary grant applications. The teaching load is 4 hours per week. Candidates should hold a PhD in related areas, such as actuarial and financial mathematics, operations research, and statistics.
As an equal opportunities employer, Leibniz Universität Hannover intends to promote women in the context of statutory requirements. For this reason suitably qualified women are specifically invited to apply.
Job sharing is always possible for full time positions. Equally qualified applicants with disabilities will be given preferential treatment.
Interested candidates should send to Stefan Weber ( (i) a CV, (ii) a copy of their PhD thesis, and (iii) a 1-page statement that articulates their interest in the position. The application review will start by November 15, 2016.
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
Professor Dr. Stefan Weber
Institut für Mathematische Stochastik
Welfengarten 1
30167 Hannover