13/03/2019

Postdoc in algebraic combinatorics and the geometry of polynomials


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    KTH Royal Institute of Technology
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    MathematicsAlgebra
    MathematicsApplied mathematics
    MathematicsGeometry
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    22/03/2019 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Sweden › Stockholm
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    38

OFFER DESCRIPTION

KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy.

Job description

The candidate is expected to conduct research in the area of algebraic combinatorics and the geometry of polynomials. The position is a time limited, full time, postdoc position, starting June 1, 2019 or later and ending January 12, 2020.

Qualifications

We are looking for a candidate with a doctoral degree (completed in the last three years or to be completed before the commencement of the position) in areas related to algebraic combinatorics and the geometry of polynomials. Candidates cannot have their PhD degree from KTH. The successful applicant should be strongly motivated, have the capability to work independently as well as in collaboration with members of the division, and have good communication skills. No skills in Swedish are required.

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Application

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The application should contain: a Curriculum Vitae with a list of publications, a description of the candidate’s research and a motivation for the applicant’s interest in the position. The applicant may have up to three letters of recommendation submitted directly by the letter writers by email to jobs@math.kth.se with S-2019-0426 in the subject line.

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Type of employment: Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type: Full time
First day of employment: June 1, 2019 or later
Salary: Monthly salary
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
City: Stockholm
County: Stockholms län
Country: Sweden
Reference number: S-2019-0426
Contact:

  1. Petter Brändén, Professor, +46 8 790 65 41, pbranden@kth.se

Published: 2019-03-12
Last application date: 2019-03-22

More Information

Web site for additional job details

Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Mathematics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Mathematics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Mathematics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Sweden
Stockholm
100 44
Valhallavägen 79

EURAXESS offer ID: 166070
Posting organisation offer ID: 126300

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