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

Position ID: 907-POSTNLA [#13773]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher in Numerical Linear Algebra and HPC
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Prague, Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic [map]
Subject Area: Numerical Linear Algebra and HPC
Application Deadline: 2019/06/01help popup finished (2019/03/25, finished 2019/12/08, listed until 2019/06/01)
Position Description:    

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Postdoctoral Researcher in Numerical Linear Algebra and HPC

The Faculty of Mathematics and Physics at Charles University in Prague invites applications for a postdoctoral researcher position within the framework of the PRIMUS Research Program "Scalable and Accurate Numerical Linear Algebra for Next-Generation Hardware", led by Dr. Erin Carson.

Applications are invited from candidates who have strong background in numerical linear algebra, numerical analysis, or parallel computing. In particular, we seek applicants with expertise in sparse iterative solvers, algorithm design, high-performance computing, numerical optimization, machine learning, finite precision analysis, and/or computational and data science application areas.

The initial appointment period is 2 years, with possibility of extension. The anticipated start date is September 2019, although this is negotiable. By the start date the applicant must hold a PhD degree. The gross salary expected for the position is 50000 CZK (about 1950 EUR) per month.

Further details about the project can be found at the project website:

The application deadline is June 1, 2019, although the position will remain open until filled.
To apply, candidates should submit the following documents to

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover letter explaining motivation and interest
  • List of publications
  • Brief summary of PhD thesis (including pdf file of PhD thesis if available)

In addition, the candidate should arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent directly to the same e-mail address before June 1, 2019.

Questions regarding the application can be directed to:
Dr. Erin Carson
Department of Numerical Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics & Physics
Charles University, Sokolovska 83, 18675 Prague

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Contact: Dr. Erin Carson
Postal Mail:
Sokolovska 83
18675 Praha 8 - Karlin
Czech Republic
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