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Institution Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Statistics - Mathematisches Institut
Remuneration group BesGr A13
Full-time / Part-time Full-time (100%)
Start date As soon as possible (limited for three years)
Application deadline 2024-04-14

About us:

The position is located in the Department of Mathematics in the field of Mathematics of Information Processing at the Mathematical Institute of the LMU München.

We are looking for you:

Postdoctoral Position (m/f/x)

in Munich

Your tasks and responsibilities:


The teaching load is five semester hours per week. Applicants should contribute to an appropriate extent in the general teaching, supervision and counselling tasks of the Department of Mathematics. Applicants should assist lectures in the area of mathematics of information processing by giving tutorials and helping with the organization.


Candidates are expected to be active in the field of mathematics of information processing (machine learning, signal- and image processing) and have proven expertise in this area. He/she should strengthen existing research activities in this area, particularly in the mathematical foundations of machine learning.

Your qualifications:

You should have an outstanding M.Sc. degree in Mathematics (Master) and a completed doctoral degree in Mathematics or a related field. The legal requirements for employment as civil servant ("Beamter") should be fulfilled. Profound expertise in at least one of the following areas is expected: mathematical foundations of machine learning, mathematical foundations of signal and image processing, optimization, probability theory, applied harmonic analysis. We are looking for candidates with very good analytical skills, a very high level of commitment, very good English language skills, the ability to work in a team and an independent way of working.


  • we offer an interesting and responsible job.
  • A workplace in a central location in Munich that is easily accessible by public transportation. 
  • There is the possibility to extend the position after three years for another three years.

The University of Munich strives to increase the proportion of women in its academic staff and strongly encourages qualified women to apply.

Also possible in a part-time capacity.

People with disabilities who are equally as qualified as other applicants will receive preferential treatment.


We look forward to receiving your application by e-mail (one PDF, maximum 5MB) with the usual documents (cover letter, CV, copies of certificates and diplomas) by April 14, 2024 to

Eva Lechner, LS Mathematics of Information Processing
Prof. Dr. Holger Rauhut
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Department of Mathematics.

If you have any questions regarding this call for applications, please contact Prof. Dr. Holger Rauhut:

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