Stellenausschreibung: PostDoc Position in Actuarial Mathematics / Control Theory - TU Wien


TU Wien, Research unit Financial and Actuarial Mathematics, is looking for a PostDoc, who received her/his Ph.D. (or who is in the final stage of writing her/his thesis) in the field of risk theory, stochastic control theory or a related field. The position is funded for a total duration of three years. After one year there will be a decision, whether the contract will be extended.

The position is funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) and the salary before taxes and social security contributions is EUR 3.626,60 per month (14 times per year). The salary is based on the FWF guidelines as well as on the collective agreement for Austrian universities: §49 (3), pay grade B1, level 3.

There are minimal teaching duties associated with this position, but more teaching is possible on a voluntary basis.

Applications should include (in electronic form):

  • Application letter, indicating your preferred start date,
  • Complete curriculum vitae,
  • List of publications and preprints (if any), links to online versions if available,
  • Copies of academic transcripts and certificates (please include a translation if these are not in English, German or French),
  • Letters of reference

Please send your application until February 28, 2018
to: and cc:

Contact details: 

Ao.Univ.-Prof. Dr. Peter Grandits 
TU Wien (Vienna University of Technology) 
Financial and Actuarial Mathematics (
Wiedner Hauptstraße 8-10 / E105-1&5 FAM 
1040 Vienna