Jobs at the Department of Mathematics
Postdoctoral PositionThe Department of Mathematics at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland, invites applications for a Postdoctoral Position in Mathematicsstarting on 15 September 2015, or as soon as possible thereafter. The position is awarded for 2 years, with the possibility of an extension for 1 more year, subject to funding. The position carries a light teaching load. We welcome applications from candidates whose field of research is related to one or several research areas of the department. A good command of German or French or the willingness to learn one of the two languages is desirable. Applications should be sent by email to jobspostdocsmath@unifr.ch and should include a letter of motivation, a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and a short research statement of about 3 pages. Moreover, three letters of recommendation should be mailed directly by the letter writers to the email address above. Deadline for applications is 15 August 2015. Late applications are considered until the position is filled. 

Postdoctoral PositionThe Department of Mathematics at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland, invites applications for a shortterm postdoctoral visiting positionstarting on 1 September 2015 and ending on 31 March 2016. Shorter visits within these dates are also possible. An extension to a 1  2 year postdoctoral position is possible but is subject to funding. Candidates must have a PhD degree in Mathematics and conduct research in an area of (Geometric) Analysis, Geometry, or Geometric Group Theory. The position comes with a light teaching duty. Applications should be sent by email to stefan.wenger@unifr.ch and should include a letter of motivation, a curriculum vitae, and a short research statement. Moreover, one to two letters of recommendation should be mailed directly by the letter writers to the email address above. The deadline for applications is 15 August 2015 but late applications will be considered until the position is filled. 

Ph.D. PositionThe Department of Mathematics at the University of Fribourg (Switzerland) invites applications for a PhD. Positionstarting as soon as possible , on a topic close to one of the following: geometric measure theory in the setting of metric spaces, metric geometry, subRiemannian geometry, aspects of geometric group theory such as isoperimetric problems in groups. Advisor: Prof. Stefan Wenger Duration of the position: 4 years Candidates must have a M.Sc. degree in Mathematics and should have a solid background in analysis and/or geometry, ideally with exposure to a least one of the topics above. A good command of German or French or the willingness to learn one of the two languages within a relatively short period of time is required. he PhD position is a fulltime position which comes with a competitive salary and a teaching assistantship. PhD students are integrated in the Swiss Doctoral Program of Mathematics, jointly offered with neighboring universities. Applications should be sent by email to stefan.wenger@unifr.ch and should include a letter of motivation, a curriculum vitae, a list of courses taken in mathematics, and a description of the candidate's research interests. Moreover, two letters of recommendation should be mailed directly by the letter writers to the email address above. 
Send applications toProf. Stefan Wenger stefan.wenger@unifr.ch Additional informationstefan.wenger@unifr.ch 
Ph.D. PositionThe Department of Mathematics at the University of Fribourg (Switzerland) invites applications for one or several PhD. Position in Mathematicsin any of the research areas represented at the Department of Mathematics such as Geometry, Topology, Algebra, Combinatorics, Geometric Analysis, Probability Theory or Numerical Analysis. Candidates must have a M.Sc. degree in Mathematics or an equivalent education. A good command of German or French or the willingness to learn one of the two languages within a relatively short period of time is required. he PhD positions are on a fulltime basis and come with a competitive salary and a teaching assistantship. PhD students are integrated in the Swiss Doctoral Program of Mathematics, jointly offered with neighboring universities. Inquiries and applications should be sent by email to jobsmath@unifr.ch and should include a letter of motivation, a curriculum vitae, a list of courses taken in mathematics, and a description of the candidate's research interests. Moreover, two letters of recommendation should be mailed to the same address above, ideally directly by the letter writers. There is no deadline for applications. 
Send applications tojobsmath@unifr.ch 