Jobs at the Department of Mathematics

Postdoctoral Position

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

Postdoctoral Position in Mathematics

starting on October 1, 2018, or at the earliest convenience. The position is awarded for 1+1 years.

Applications with a relation to one or several of the dpartmental research interests are welcome. For more information on the department, see

The position comes with a light teaching load. Some level of fluency of German or French after a period of adaptation is desirable.

Please send applications including

  • letter of motivation
  • curriculum vitae
  • list of publications
  • about 3 pages of research proposal
  • 3 letters of recommendation, to be sent separately by the referees

Send applications to

Department of Mathematics
University of Fribourg, Pérolles
Chemin du Musée 23
CH-1700 Fribourg

or by e-mail


August 31, 2018, late applications will be considered until position is filled

Ph.D. Position

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 They will be evaluated on a rolling basis.

Starting Date

September 1, 2018 (flexible).

Additional information

Université de Fribourg - Mathématiques - Ch. du Musée 23, 1700 Fribourg - tél +41 26 / 300 9180
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