School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Glasgow

Position ID: 671-RA1 [#11328, 019406]
Position Title: Research Associate
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Glasgow, Glasgow City G12 8QQ, United Kingdom [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2017/12/10 finished (posted 2017/11/14, finished 2018/06/17, listed until 2017/12/10)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***

The University of Glasgow invites applications for a position of Research Assistant or Research Associate in the School of Mathematics and Statistics. You will be working with Prof. Michael Wemyss on EPSRC funded project “The Homological Minimal Model Programme (extension)”. You should have a Ph.D. in Mathematics, and expertise in one or several of the following research areas of Pure Mathematics: Algebraic Geometry, Homological Algebra, Commutative Algebra, Deformation Theory, Representation Theory, Noncommutative Resolutions or Finite Dimensional Algebras. You should also have a track record of publications in internationally recognised journals in one or several of the above areas.

You will join an active, diverse, and rapidly growing Pure Mathematics Group. You will have access to excellent computing facilities, and to a generous allowance for travel and personal technical equipment. This is primarily a research position, but you will receive support of career development by being given the opportunity to give lecture courses, to supervise undergraduate projects, and to get involved in outreach activities.

All enquiries should be directed to the PI, Prof Michael Wemyss, at

Salary Range: £34,520 - £38,833
Vacancy reference: 019406
Closing date: 10th December 2017
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This position has funding for up to 3 years or until 31 March 2021 in the first instance.

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Contact: Professor Ian Strachan
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School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Glasgow
University Place
Glasgow G12 8QQ
United Kingdom
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