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PhD positions within Mathematics and Stochastics

The Department of Mathematics at Aarhus University, Denmark, a top 100 university, seeks top students for attractive PhD stipends.

The calls are open until November 1, 2021, with the earliest start date, February 1, 2022. Presently there are vacant positions within

  • The Philosophy and History of Mathematics.
  • Spatial Random Networks and Topological Data Analysis on Large Random Structures.

In order to apply, and get an overview of available PhD stipends, follow the link:

where one can find brief subject descriptions and links to the individual stipend offerings at the PhD school. The page may be updated with new areas until the deadline for application. Beyond the research conducted during the PhD project, a successful candidate is expected to teach three to four hours weekly during the semester.

The Department of Mathematics, the city of Aarhus as well as Denmark can offer the successful candidate:

  • A positive and international work environment with a flat hierarchy.
  • A competitive salary, starting at around 4300 Euro (incl. pension) for candidates with a master's degree.
  • Universal health insurance as a resident of Denmark, including family members officially residing in Denmark.


  • Stillinger som studenterundervisere (instruktorer) bliver normalt slået op her på siden omkring 1. maj og omkring 1. november hvert år, med en ansøgningsperiode på en måned.