Vacancy for Max Planck Research Group Leader in Bonn, Germany

The Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in Bonn is an internationally leading research institute in the field of pure mathematics with about 700 guest scientists per year. We invite applications of outstanding mathematicians for a position as Max Planck Research Group Leader with a 5-year appointment at the level of Associate Professor (W2).

Candidates should have a PhD and several years of postdoctoral research experience in pure mathematics.

The Max Planck Institute for Mathematics cooperates closely with the University of Bonn and is part of the Hausdorff Center for Mathematics. Teaching and advising is possible on a voluntary basis and is strongly encouraged. In addition, there is a path towards becoming a Bonn Junior Fellow (at MPIM) via a new arrangement with the University of Bonn.

In accordance with the policy of the Max Planck Society, handicapped persons are especially encouraged to apply.

The Max Planck Society also seeks to increase the number of women in those areas where they are underrepresented, and we explicitly invite women to apply.


Applications should be submitted online by October 15, 2018 at