Postdoc Position

The J. J. Strossmayer University of Osijek Department of Mathematics invites applications for a post-doctoral position within the project VIMS (Vibration Reduction in Mechanical Systems) under the supervision of Zoran Tomljanović. The position is supported by the Croatian Science Foundation.

Duration and starting time: up to 24 months (depending on a starting date) with preference on beginning from September or October 2021.

Institution: J. J. Strossmayer University of Osijek Department of Mathematics, Trg Ljudevita Gaja 6, HR-31000 Osijek, Croatia

Sallary (gross): 15.000 HRK (approx. 2000€).

Responsibilities: The candidate will work on problems related to project on Vibration Reduction in Mechanical systems. The main focus will be on the research topic I (considering vibration reduction for homogeneous case), research topic II (considering vibration reduction for systems with given external force) and research topic IV (that considers integrating research themes and applications). He/she will be expected to work with other project team members, to have the ability to develop and apply new approaches and to implement them in appropriate software. More details on research topics can be found here.

Required competencies:
• finished PhD study within the field of mathematics;
• programming skills in program packages like Matlab, Python or Mathematica and in programming languages C/C++ or Fortran;
• excellent knowledge from area of numerical mathematics with emphasis on numerical linear algebra and advanced control theory;
• at least one accepted or published paper in high quality journal (Mathematics SCIE or mathematics applied SCIE).

How to apply: To apply, candidates should email to Zoran Tomljanović at the following: a CV (with a detailed research record and the list of publications), and two recommendation letters.

Contact: For additional information please contact Zoran Tomljanović (

All details regarding job posting can be found here: link.