Mathematics, Yeshiva University

Fellowship ID: 1719-RESEARCHFELLOWSHIP [#11029]
Fellowship Title: Research Fellowship in Theory of Topological Meta-Materials
Fellowship Location: New York, New York 10033, United States [map]
Application Deadline: (posted 2017/10/12, listed until 2018/10/11)
Fellowship Description:    

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Deadline for Application: Dec 1st, 2017 This position is in Prof. Emil Prodan's research group, in the Department of Physics or Department of Mathematical Sciences at Yeshiva University in New York. The position opens immediately and ends in June 30th, 2019. The position requires no teaching.

In your application, please include a CV and list of publications. The applicants deemed qualified will be contacted and asked for letters of recommendations. Any questions about the position can be directed to


The Research Fellow will be responsible for implementing and testing the hypotheses and ideas contained in the research proposal: "Engineering New Materials Based on Topological Phonon Modes," supported by an award from the Keck Foundation. Specifically, the Research Fellow will be responsible of the spectral and dynamical analysis of the proposed theoretical models and of their computer simulations.

TRAINING: The Research Fellow will be trained with the methods of spectral analysis, operator algebras, K-theory and non-commutative geometry, as applied to dynamical systems, both classical and quantum.

EXPECTATIONS: The Research Fellow is expected to present their progress in periodic reports, conferences, workshops and scientific publications. She/he is also expected to provide guidance to the experimental groups involved with the project.


The Research Fellow should hold a PhD in Physics or Mathematics and have good computer skills.


Founded in 1886, Yeshiva University (YU)-( has a strong tradition of combining Jewish scholarship with academic excellence and achievement in the liberal arts, sciences, medicine, law, business, social work, Jewish studies, education, psychology, and more.

We are a leading global educational institution that employs 2,000 people across our various campus locations -- Wilf Campus, Beren Campus, Brookdale Center, Resnick Campus in the Bronx, the Gruss Institute in Jerusalem, the Boys High School in Manhattan and the Girls High School in Queens. From the distinguished faculty who teach here, to the dedicated staff, we work to fulfill our mission: to "bring wisdom to life" through all that we teach, by all that we do and for all those we serve. We seek to attract and retain engaged and committed individuals who contribute to an exciting working environment, where there is a sense of community and belonging, balanced with a significant cross section of people from diverse backgrounds working and studying together. The University offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans, including immediate participation in the University's retirement plan.

Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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