Postdoctoral Fellowships, Fields Institute

317 9992Fellowship ID: FIELDS-TEICHMLLERTHEORY [#9992]
Fellowship Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship
Fellowship Type: Postdoctoral
Fellowship Location: Toronto, Ontario M5T3J1, Canada [map]
Subject Areas: Teichm├╝ller Theory and its Connections to Geometry, Topology and Dynamics
Starting Date: 2018/07/01
Application Deadline: 2017/10/15 finished (posted 2017/09/15, finished 2018/04/22, listed until 2017/12/31)
Fellowship Description:    

*** this fellowship has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Applications are invited for postdoctoral fellowship positions with the Thematic Program on Teichmuller Theory and its Connections to Geometry, Topology and Dynamics (Program) taking place at the Fields Institute July-December 2018.

The fellowships provide for a period of engagement in research and participation in the activities of the Institute. Fellowships may be offered in conjunction with partner universities, through which a further period of support may be possible. List on the cover sheet of the application any faculty members, at universities affiliated with the Fields Institute, who you believe are appropriate. You are encouraged to apply directly to these other institutions as well.

One of the Fields Postdoctoral Fellows associated with the Program will be awarded the prestigious Jerrold E. Marsden Postdoctoral Fellowship. This fellowship pays an enhanced stipend and provides for a six-month period at Fields for research and participation in the activities of the Program. 

There may also be a number of two-year positions available connected to the Fields-Ontario Postdoctoral Fellowship (FOPDF). These fellowships involve a semester at Fields and three semesters at one of Fields' Principal Sponsoring Universities (PSUs). To apply for the FOPDF, please indicate your interest on the cover sheet and include the names of faculty members at Fields PSUs who may be appropriate as supervisors. The Fields PSUs are:
  • Carleton University
  • McMaster University
  • Queen's University
  • University of Ottawa
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Waterloo
  • University of Western Ontario
  • York University
Eligibility: Qualified candidates who will have a recent PhD in the area of the Program or a related area of the mathematical sciences are encouraged to apply. Fellowship positions are conditional on funding for the Program. 

Deadline to apply is October 15, 2017.

Late applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the fellowship description.

Further Info:
416-348-9710, Ext. 2014
Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences
222 College Street, 2nd Floor
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M5T 3J1

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