Full/Associate/Assistant Professor of Applied Analysis (Tenure Track)

Research / Academic


The Mathematics Department at Radboud University (RU) in Nijmegen, Netherlands, is expanding in response to increased investment and seeks to make a number of new appointments. We welcome applications in areas related to the broad area of Applied Mathematics (including modelling, data analysis, applied analysis and computation) and at all levels ranging from assistant professor to full professor. Your research is in a field of Applied Mathematics, on an international level, publishing in top journals. You will teach three semester courses per year (we have reduced teaching for tenure track positions) and you will help develop an applied mathematics track in our Bachelor’s and Master’s curricula.


You will apply for research grants and you have the ambition to apply through NWA, Top Sectoren and Horizon Europe, using your contacts in industry and/or others disciplines. You will expand your industrial and interdisciplinary network, also with an eye to providing project opportunities to Bachelor’s and Master’s students in applied math.


  • you have an outstanding research record in applied mathematics, as evidenced by publications in leading international academic journals and research grants;
  • you have the relevant experience or potential to be able to engage in our undergraduate and postgraduate mathematics teaching programmes, including supervising PhD candidates;
  • the focus of your research may lie in any area of applied mathematics, such as mathematical biology, fluid dynamics, probability and statistics, dynamical systems and differential equations, computation, information theory and signal processing, game theory, or operations research;
  • your research should have the potential to lead to industrial or interdisciplinary connections.

Salary Benefits:

  • employment: 0.8 - 1.0 FTE
  • depending on your profile, you will be appointed as an Assistant Professor (maximum gross monthly salary of €5,656 (scale 12)) or Associate Professor (maximum gross monthly salary of €6,738 (scale 14)) or as an Full Professor (maximum gross montly salary of €8127)
  • in addition to the salary: an 8% holiday allowance and an 8.3% end-of-year bonus
  • duration of the contract: 6 years (Tenure Track) and the other positions in consultation
  • you will be classified as an Assistant Professor (Universitair docent)or as an Associate Professor (Universitair hoofddocent) or as a Full Professor, Level 2 (Hoogleraar 2)
  • you will be able to make use of our Dual Career Service where our Dual Career Officer will assist with family related support, such as child care, and help your partner prepare for the local labour market and with finding an occupation

The interviews will take place on Monday 13 and Tuesday 14 May 2019.

Are you interested in our excellent employment conditions?

Work Hours:

30.4 - 38 hours per week


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