Welcome to the page of the Department of Mathematics

Département de mathématiques
Université de Fribourg
Chemin du Musée 23
CH-1700 Fribourg
Prof. Ruth Kellerhals (president)
Mme Isabella Schmutz (secretary)
tel: +41 26 300 9180

Opening hours during the semester

Department office
Monday-Thursday 8:00-11:30    13:30-17:00


For all events click here

Open Positions:

The Probability group of the Department of Mathematics invites applications for one

Ph.D. Position

under the supervision of Prof. Ioan Manolescu. Candidates must have a strong background in probability; knowledge of statistical mechanics is welcome. Knowledge of French or German is desirable.

Duties include a moderate teaching load (exercise sessions) and occasional library service. We offer a friendly working environment, integration into the Swiss Doctoral Program of Mathematics, and an attractive salary.

Starting date: 1st of September 2018 (flexible).

Applications, composed of a letter of motivation, a CV and two letters of recommendation, should be submitted electronically to ioan.manolescu@unifr.ch. They will be evaluated on a rolling basis.

Starting Date

September 1, 2018 (flexible).

Additional information


New positions / jobs:


  • [Tue 18.9.2018, Phys 2.52 at 17h15] Prof. Hiroshige SHIGA (Tokyo Institute of Technology): tba
  • [Tue 16.10.2018, Phys 2.52 at 17h15] Prof. Christophe Pittet (Université d'Aix-Marseille / UniGE): The exact convergence rate in the ergodic theorem of Lubotzky-Phillips-Sarnak on the sphere

Talks and events:

  • [September 3-7, 2018, EPFL] Summer School "Generalized Curvature"
Université de Fribourg - Mathématiques - Ch. du Musée 23, 1700 Fribourg - tél +41 26 / 300 9180      isabella.schmutz@unifr.ch
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