Bar Ilan University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: BIU-PROBABILITY [#13535]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Ramat Gan, N/A 5290002, Israel [map]
Subject Area: Probability or discrete groups
Application Deadline: deleted (posted 2019/01/21)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***


Position Description:   A flexible length (Up to 3 years) Post-Doctoral position in Mathematics. Specifically in the areas of Probability or discrete groups.
Host: Prof. Gidi Amir, Bar-Ilan University.  

Detailed description: Job is academic with a competitive salary and no teaching required, which will allow the scholar to focus on research in a leading university in Israel.
The location also offers ample opportunities for interaction and collaboration with researchers in Bar-Ilan and in nearby top institutes in Israel such as Tel-Aviv University and the Weizmann Institute (which are ~30 min away).

Main areas of research: Probability theory, probability on groups, random graphs and stochastic processes on graphs (including subjects such as random walks, group actions,  amenability, automaton groups, self interacting random walks, opinion dynamics, interacting particle systems and exclusion processes, stochastic growth models and percolation ).
Duration: The position is for up to 2+1 years, though time-length and starting date are  flexible. Short-term applications for periods as short as 3 months will also be considered.

Eligibility: Candidates must hold a PhD in mathematics, or expect to be awarded one by the end of 2019. At the time of appointment the candidate must at most 6 years after receiving their PhD.

Terms: The position is for up to three years, preferably starting between June and October 2019. The position is for up to 2+1 years, though time-length and starting date are  flexible. Short-term applications for periods as short as 3 months will also be considered. Salary is competitive and there are no teaching duties. Support for academic travel and other expenses may be available.

Application Process:
The application materials should be sent by e-mail to gidi.amir@gmail.com and should include:

Curriculum vitae
List of publications
Research statement 
Tthree letters of recommendation, which should be sent directly by the recommenders.

*Applications before Feb 12.2019 will be answered by March 12.2019
Further applications will be considered on an ongoing basis until the positions are filled.


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Contact: Prof. Gidi Amir
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Department of Mathematics
Bar-Ilan University
Ramat-Gan 5290002
Israel
Web Page: http://u.math.biu.ac.il/~amirgi/

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