University of Luxembourg, Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine

Position ID: 633-POSTDOCRESEARCHMATH [#15621, Ref: F1-080011 / R-STR-8023-00-B]
Position Title: Postdoctoral researcher in mathematics (M/F)
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg 4365, Luxembourg [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: (posted 2020/02/04, listed until 2020/04/14)
Position Description:    

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The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research university. 

The University of Luxembourg has the following vacancy in the Department of Mathematics of its Faculty of Sciences, Technology and Medecine:
Postdoctoral researcher in mathematics (M/F) 
  • Ref: F1-080011 / R-STR-8023-00-B 
  • 2-year fixed-term contract (extendable up to 5 years) 
  • Full time (40 hours/week) 
  • Employee status 
  • Starting Date: March 1st, 2020, or later 

Area: Probability Theory and Applications. 

We welcome applications from all areas of modern probability theory, with specific emphasis on limit theorems, functional inequalities, probabilistic approximations, and their applications to the geometric study of random fields (e.g. nodal sets and excursions) and of random point configurations (e.g. random graphs and tessellations), as well as to the study of stochastic processes and time series. 

Your Role 
  • Perform original research in the field of modern probability, to be developed in the framework of Giovanni Peccati’s research group 
  • The candidate will be required to take part and contribute to the working group in probability theory and mathematical statistics that is regularly held within the Department of Mathematics of Luxembourg University, as well as to contribute to other related activities 
  • Teaching activities (up to 90 hours/year), tutoring of students, possible supervising of bachelor or master theses 
  • Limited administrative duties For further information, please contact Prof. Giovanni Peccati at the address Your Profile 
  • A PhD in mathematics 
  • High research potential 
  • Good written and oral English skills, working knowledge in French and/or German being an advantage 
  • Some teaching experience will be considered as an advantage 
  • Ability to conduct independent research activities 

We offer 
  • Membership in a dynamic mathematical institute in a young and growing university 
  • An exciting international environment 

Further Information 
Applications (in French or English) with the usual supporting documents (CV, research statement, two letters of recommendation) should be sent online before the deadline with a clear indication of the code R-STR-8023-00-B by clicking on the button below. 


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