Jobs at the Department of Mathematics

Associate Professor Position

The Faculty of Science of the University of Fribourg/Switzerland (Department of Mathematics), invites applications for a tenured position of an

Associate Professor in


The selected candidate will have a record of successful independent research in probability and its applications. She/He is expected to establish a funded research programme and to teach students in mathematics and natural sciences.

More information about the position, the application procedure (deadline 30.06.2014) as well as the Department of Mathematics, facilities and curriculum are available at

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Postdoctoral Position

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland, invites applications for one

Postdoctoral Position

for two years starting September 1, 2014, or as soon as possible therafter, in the framework of the SNFS project “Arrangements: topology and combinatorics” at the University of Fribourg.

We welcome applications from all areas pertinent to the project, among them combinatorial topology and algebraic combinatorics, with a preference towards researchers with background in algebraic geometry and an interest in its interactions with combinatorics, especially matroid theory.

We offer an attractive salary, a moderate teaching load and a stimulating and friendly working environment, well-connected in the Swiss academic network as well as internationally. Fribourg’s lively and diverse university contributes to the active cultural and social life of the town which, being on the main rail line between Geneva and Zurich, has many other Swiss cities within easy reach.

We invite applications, including CV, publications list, two letters of recommendation and a summary of research interests (ca. 3 pages), to be submitted electronically by June 1st, 2014, to (SNSF-Prof. Emanuele Delucchi).

The decision will be communicated before June 15.

Send applications by email to

SNSF-Prof. E. Delucchi


June 1, 2014

Additional information

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