Publish Date: 18.02.2020

Category: Job vacancies

PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

UNIVERSITY OF LJUBLJANA
FACULTY OF MATHEMATICS AND PHYSICS, Jadranska 19, 1000 Ljubljana

1. POSITION: (D019001) University teacher of Mathematics (reference number of public international job announcement NT72929);
Number of available positions: 1
Position code: D019001
Title code: 1, 2 or 3
Title: Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Full Professor of Mathematics
Salary scale: IX
Status: full time
Type of contract: permanent contract
Start of employment: in academic year 2020/2021

2. CONDITIONS FOR THE POSITION:
- Doctoral degree (PhD) in mathematical sciences;
- The title of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor of Mathematics / Financial Mathematics / Computational Mathematics / Applied Mathematics / Pedagogical Mathematics / Statistics / Theoretical Mechanics / Applied Mechanics at the University of Ljubljana, or an equivalent title at a similar internationally recognized institution. In the latter case, the contract can be signed either after the equivalence of the titles has been officially recognized, or after the guest professor title has been awarded to the candidate, or after meeting the minimal quantitative and qualitative criteria for the appointment to the required title (see the Statutes of the University of Ljubljana published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenija, No 4/2017 and the Criteria for Appointment to the Titles of University Teacher, Researcher and Associate at the University of Ljubljana (Merila za volitve v nazive visokošolskih učiteljev, znanstvenih delavcev in sodelavcev Univerze v Ljubljani)  from 25th  October 2011 (including changes). In the latter case, the candidate has to submit the necessary documents for the recognition of the title (according to Article 157 of the Statutes UL) or full dossier (bibliography, biography, etc) proving that she/he meets the stated criteria for appointment to the title. A candidate has to enclose a statement that she/he agrees with the employment application to be considered also as an application for election to the title or for recognition of the title;
- B2 knowledge of Slovenian according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), which is proven by a certificate (if the selected candidate doesn't have the knowledge of Slovenian language, she/he has to gain it in three years from the employment start date);
- Demonstrated ability to perform the tasks in the job description.

3. JOB DESCRIPTION:
- organization of all activities related to successful administration of assigned courses, following the prescribed syllabus and the state of the art in the topic area: coordination and supervision of other personnel involved with these courses (teaching assistants, technical personnel etc.),
- giving lectures, conducting seminars and other educational activities constituting assigned courses,
- preparation, supervision, administration, and grading of written and oral exams, homework, seminars, and term papers,
- direction of student research and other curricular activities, advising students in their thesis work on Bachelor, Master and Doctoral level,
- cooperate in other activities related to teaching (nostrification and other),
- scientific research, development of new concepts, theories, and methods,
- 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 professional activities, related to research and education (nostrifications, expert opinions, reviews, etc.).

4. THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA WILL BE USED AT THE EVALUATION:
- excellent research; internationally recognised potential to make a future impact in the field of mathematics (in general);
- demonstrated ability to obtain and lead national or international research grants;
- demonstrated pedagogical skills, successful supervision of students.

5. 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 five years (maximum 3 pages);
- Record of successful grant applications;
- Evidence of teaching excellence;
- The applicant has to provide two letters of recommendation that are sent by the letter writer directly to the email address: .

6. JOB VACANCY PUBLISHED ON: 18.02.2020

7. APLICATION DEADLINE: 60 days, until 18.04.2020.

Applications should be sent by e-mail address:

University of Ljubljana promotes gender equality in employment.
Employment contract can only be concluded with a candidate who qualifies for the position.

8. CONTACT PERSON: Velesa Mrak. Tel.: 00386 1 4766 563; e-mail: .