University of Luxembourg, Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine

Position ID: 633-PRIDEPOSTDOC [#15669]
Position Title: Postdoc
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Esch sur Alzette, Luxembourg 4364, Luxembourg [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2020/03/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/02/13, finished 2020/10/04, listed until 2020/08/13)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics of the University of Luxembourg has an opening for a postdoctoral researcher position.

Applications will be treated on a rolling basis. Candidacies received before March 15, 2020, are guaranteed to receive full consideration.

Duration: 2 year contract, 40 hours/week. Earliest start date: September 1, 2020.

Teaching duties of up to 90 hours per year  

Our department offers an outstanding and dynamic environment with multiple seminars, working groups, colloquia, and a doctoral school which also includes access to multiple training opportunities, including some not only focused on mathematics. In addition, our modern campus provides excellent facilities, creating an invigorating research environment.

Your Role 

The main task of the successful candidate will be to conduct innovative research in mathematics. The candidate will also be expected to contribute to the department’s many activities, including seminars, teaching, outreach and various other research related events. This position is associated to a grant for a doctoral training program (FNS PRIDE Grant: Geometry, Probability and its Synergies). As such, the candidate will also be expected to participate in the mentoring of PhD candidates, in particular those associated to the grant. 

Your Profile 

PhD Degree in mathematics. 

Scientific excellence will be the primary selection criterion. Candidates who have a research profile bridging different areas represented in the grant (geometry, probability theory, number theory and mathematical physics) will be given particular consideration. 

Good command of written and spoken English.

Application documents: 

Letter of motivation, explaining the reasons for applying to Luxembourg.
Full CV and publication list.
Names of at least three references who are willing to write a letter of recommendation (they may be contacted by us).

Any other relevant documents.

Additional remarks: 

The position is supported by travel funds provided by the Fonds National de la Recherche Luxembourg (ref. PRIDE17/12246620/GPS).
Administrative questions should be addressed to

Please apply online via the link

The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer and applications by women and minorities are especially encouraged.

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Contact: Katharina Heil
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Department of Mathematics
University of Luxembourg
Campus Belval - Maison du Nombre
6, avenue de la Fonte
L-4364 Esch-sur-Alzette
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