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Our Faculty is the academic home of researchers, teachers, and students of Mathematics and Computer Science. Its institutes and facilities are housed in the Mathematikon, pleasantly located on the Campus Neuenheimer Feld of Heidelberg University. Welcome!

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The Doctorate signifies a proven ability to conduct independent scientific research. Under the auspices of the Combined Faculty of Mathematics, Engineering and Natural Sciences, we confer the academic degree Dr. rer. nat. in the subjects of mathematics and computer science.

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Students interested in Mathematics, Computer Science, or an interdisciplinary field, pursuing a B.Sc., M.Sc., or M.Ed., and aiming for a career in research, teaching, or the private sector, will find here in Heidelberg a full range of first-class courses for a challenging and enriching educational experience in an intellectually stimulating environment with historical cachet.

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We seek to promote the interest in mathematics and computer science by organizing events for schools and for the broader public. Alumns and newcomers join in and contribute to shared knowledge and contacts.

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Mathematics and Computer Science — Open Position

Full Professorship (W3) for "Pure Mathematics" (f/m/d)


The Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at Heidelberg University invites applications for a

Full Professorship (W3) for "Pure Mathematics" (f/m/d)

to be filled as soon as possible.

We are looking for an internationally outstanding researcher. Of particular interest are candidates with a research focus on automorphic forms or Langlands program. The position should complement and extend the research spectrum of the Mathematical Institute.

The successful candidate is expected to engage proactively in both existing and novel research projects, as well as collaborations in connection with the excellence initiative of the Heidelberg University, and to take on a supportive role of raising third-party funds. We offer an excellent vibrant scientific environment including, in particular, the opportunity to participate in the Collaborative Research Center (CRC) / Transregio 191 und 326, or the cluster of excellence STRUCTURES.

The prerequisite for the appointment is excellent research performance, documented by outstanding publications.

Participation in academic self-governance and teaching, including basic mathematics courses, is required.

Article 47 of the Landeshochschulgesetz Baden-Württemberg applies. For appointment to a full professorship (W3), a habilitation, a successfully evaluated junior professorship or a comparable qualification is required.

Applications are solicited by February 28th, 2023 to the Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at Heidelberg University, Prof. Christoph Schnörr, by email to, quoting the keyword "AUTF." 

For your application, please summarize the following documents in a single pdf file: CV, research plan, details of previous teaching experience including any evaluations.

Heidelberg University stands for equal opportunities and diversity. We strongly encourage qualified women to apply. Child-rearing periods will be taken into account when assessing your scientific career. People with severe disabilities will be given priority in case of equal suitability. Information on the appointment procedure, the evaluation statutes and data protection can be found at

Dated: 2023-02-28, sig.: Dekan
Last updated on Dec 15, 2022 at 10:38 AM