The Algebra Group of the Mathematics Department at TU Darmstadt, Germany invites applications for the following positions:

2 Research Associates/Postdocs (all genders)

each for a period of 3 years.

The positions are based in Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry with Prof. Timo Richarz. Funds are available to participate in summer schools and conferences and to organize seminars and workshops on site.

Close collaboration with the Algebra Group, the Collaborative Research Center CRC326 - GAUS, and the ERC Grant Motives and the Langlands program is expected.

Required Qualifications:

Candidates with a PhD in mathematics or a related field should have substantial knowledge of modern algebraic geometry. Specialization in one or more of the following areas is desired:

  • Langlands program, moduli spaces of shtukas, Shimura varieties
  • homotopy theory of schemes, motives, algebraic cycles
  • representation theory of reductive groups, automorphic forms

For further information, please contact:

Prof. Timo Richarz, Email:

The fulfillment of the duties likewise enables the scientific qualifications of the candidate.

The Technische Universität Darmstadt intends to increase the number of female employees and encourages female candidates to apply. In case of equal qualifications applicants with a degree of disability of at least 50 or equal will be given preference. Wages and salaries are according to the collective agreements on salary scales, which apply to the Technische Universität Darmstadt (TV-TU Darmstadt). Part-time employment is generally possible.

Please send your application (CV, research statement, names of 2 referees, copies of Bachelor, Master and PhD thesis, scans of degree certificates), mentioning the code number, as a single PDF file with a maximum of 5 MB to the Dean of the Department of Mathematics, Schlossgartenstr. 7, 64289 Darmstadt, Germany, E-Mail: bewerbung [at]

PGP-encrypted applications are welcome; our public key can be found on the department’s website under “Job advertisements”. Please, submit printed application documents only in copy, as these cannot be returned.

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Code No. 415

Published on

June 22, 2022

Application deadline

July 31, 2022