Publish Date: 25.01.2016

Category: Job vacancies

PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

POSITION: (D019001) UNIVERSITY TEACHER OF MATHEMATICS. (reference number of public international job announcement: MJ80620);

Number of available positions: 1
Position code: D019001
Title code: 1, 2 or 3
Title: Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor of Mathematics
Salary scale: IX
Status: full-time.
Type of contract: permanent.
Start of employment: academic year 2016/2017

CONDITIONS FOR THE POSITION:

  • A doctoral degree (PhD) in Mathematics,
  • The title of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor of Mathematics at the University of Ljubljana, or an equivalent title at a different institution. In the latter case, the contract can be signed either after the equivalence of the titles has been officially recognised, or after the guest professor title has been awarded to the candidate.
  • Proficiency in the Slovene language must be achieved by the end of 2 years of employment (level B2 on the CEFR scale of the European Language Portfolio Levels).
  • Demonstrated ability to perform the tasks in the job description

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The candidate is expected to:

  • help develop syllabi and study programmes;
  • organise all activities related to successful administration of the assigned courses; follow the prescribed syllabus and the state of the art in the topic area; coordinate and supervise other personnel involved with these courses (teaching assistants, technical personnel, etc.);
  • give lectures, conduct seminars and other educational activities;
  • prepare, administer, and grade examinations;
  • advise students on their theses and other projects;
  • perform research in mathematics, study and develop new concepts, theories, and methods;
  • cooperate in other activities related to teaching;
  • help ensure health and safety of co-workers and students, educate and inform those who might come in contact with dangerous materials, make correct use of personal safety equipment and take appropriate safety precautions when required;
  • perform other activities related to research and education.


THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA WILL BE USED AT THE EVALUATION PROCESS (THE IMPORTANCE IN DECREASING ORDER)

  • excellent research;
  • internationally recognised potential to make a future impact;
  • demonstrated ability to obtain and lead national or international research grants (e.g. ERC Starting Grant, ERC Consolidator Grant, Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN-Innovative Training Networks)
  • prioritised research areas: analysis, probability, statistics, financial mathematics
  • demonstrated pedagogical skills,
  • successful supervision of students

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • CV including all relevant qualifications and a full list of publications with bibliographical references.
  • A list of most important publications relevant to the evaluation of the application (at most 10 publications).
  • A research proposal for the next few years (maximum 5 pages).
  • Record of successful grant applications.
  • Evidence of teaching excellence.
  • 2 recommendation letters.


JOB STARTING DATE: academic year 2016/2017

APLICATION DEADLINE: 60 days, until 25. 3. 2016.
UL Fakulteta za matematiko in fiziko
Kadrovska služba
Jadranska 19, 1000 Ljubljana

CONTACT: Vidka Mužar. Tel.: 00386 1 4766 509; e-mail: .