University of Melbourne, Mathematics & Statistics

534 19959Position ID: UniMelb-RFPUREMATHPHYSICS [#19959, 0055911]
Position Title: Research Fellow in Pure Mathematics
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia [map]
Subject Areas: Pure Mathematics, Mathematical Physics
Application Deadline: 2022/06/02 11:59PMhelp popup** finished (2022/05/04, finished 2022/08/14, listed until 2022/06/02)
Position Description:    

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The University of Melbourne's School of Mathematics and Statistics is one of Australia's leading mathematics and statistics schools. It has achieved this status through the high quality of its research and teaching programs. The School offers a wide range of subjects to undergraduate and postgraduate students and is involved in aspects of community life that impact on the interests of the School and the discipline.

This is a postdoc position, associated to the ARC funded Discovery Project "Proving the Landau-Ginzburg/Conformal Field Theory correspondence" with investigators J. Knapp, D. Murfet and D. Ridout. This is a program that seeks to relate several topics in pure mathematics and mathematical physics. The ideal candidate would bring in expertise relevant to the project which complements that of the other investigators.

To be considered for this position you will have a PhD or equivalent research higher degree in mathematics and demonstrated research excellence with regard to career stage.

This is a full-time, fixed-term position for 2 years.

Applications to be submitted by 2 June 2022.

All application materials to be submitted via MathJobs. Note that a Selection Criteria document is part of the Australian application format and informs our discussion. For further information and to view the Position Description and Selection Criteria please go to

An Equal Opportunity employer.

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Further Info:
School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Melbourne
Parkville VIC 3010