University College London (UCL), Mathematics

Position ID: 1002-RF [#14821, 1826405]
Position Title: Research Fellow
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: London, London, City of, United Kingdom [map]
Subject Area: Department of Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2019/11/10help popup finished (2019/10/11, finished 2020/05/17, listed until 2019/11/10)
Position Description:    

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The appointment will be on UCL Grade 7. The salary range will be £35,965 - £37,952 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

The department has internationally recognised research groups in pure and applied analysis; fluid mechanics; mathematical physics; geometry and topology; algebra, number theory and combinatorics; mathematical modelling in biology, finance, industry and society. Applications are invited for a full-time Research Fellow position to work in the area of nonlinear partial differential equations, with emphasis on the Euler equations, problems with moving boundaries, and nonlinear wave equations. This position is part of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Fellowship entitled Singularities and Mixing in Euler flows, held by Dr Mahir Hadzic.

The responsibilities of the post will include: carrying out vigorous, high-level research in the area of partial differential equations with particular emphasis on questions of rigorous analysis of solutions to free boundary problems arising in fluid dynamics and nonlinear wave equations, submitting publications regularly in refereed journals; participating in local seminars and in national and international conferences.

This post is available from 13 January 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.

This post is funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) for 3 years in the first instance.

Candidates should either have a PhD or equivalent qualification in mathematics or applied mathematics, or should be finalising their PhD or waiting for their viva date. Please note: Appointment at Grade 7 is dependent on award and confirmation of a PhD (or equivalent). If this is not the case, initial appointment will be at Research Assistant Grade 6B, point 26 (salary £33,194 per annum inclusive of London allowance) with payment at Grade 7 being backdated to the date of final submission of the PhD thesis.

For further details about the vacancy and how to apply online please go to and search on Reference Number 1826405.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Adrianna Mickiewicz ( Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Mahir Hadzic,

Closing Date: 10 November 2019

Interview Date: December 2019

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59

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