Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Institute of Mathematics

Position ID: 907-PHDERC [#11741]
Position Title: PhD Student at ERC fundede project
Position Type: Student programs
Position Location: Prague, Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic [map]
Subject Areas: Algebra, Computational Complexity
Starting Date: 2018/10/01
Application Deadline: 2018/04/30 finished (2018/02/21, finished 2018/11/04, listed until 2018/04/30)
Position Description:    

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We are looking for highly motivated and creative PhD students to work on the ERC funded project Symmetry in Computational Complexity (CoCoSym) under the supervision of Libor Barto at the Department of Algebra, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague.

The project concerns the complexity and approximability of constraint satisfaction problems and is at the intersection of several areas of mathematics and theoretical computer science (general algebra, logic, computational complexity, combinatorics, analysis).

Please see
for more information.

The starting date of the PhD study is October 1, 2018. The applicant is expected to have their master degree completed by this date. The duration is four years. The position is fully funded from the ERC grant, funding for conference travel is also available.

Applicants should send a CV, a statement of research experience and interests, and an (unofficial) academic transcript in a single PDF file to

Libor Barto (

Applicants should also arrange for at least two recommendation letters to be sent directly to the same email address.

Applications received by March 16, 2018 will receive full consideration, although later applications (by April 20. 2018) may also be considered. Informal inquiries are welcome.

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Sokolovsk√° 83,
186 75, Praha 8,
Czech Republic

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