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

Position ID: 907-POSTCG [#16932, 2021-KA-postdocks]
Position Title: A postdoc position in Combinatorics/Geometry
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Prague, Hlavni mesto Praha 186 75, Czech Republic [map]
Subject Areas: Combinatorics, Geometry
Application Deadline: 2021/09/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/04/08, updated 2020/12/03)
Position Description:    

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​ A postdoc position in Combinatorics/Geometry

Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University (Prague) invites applications for a postdoctoral position in Combinatorics/Geometry.

The position will be funded by the Primus Research Programme "Algebraic methods in discrete geometry and topology" led by Zuzana Patáková. The ideal candidates should be capable to work on problems within the framework of the grant project. Possible research topics include (but are not restricted to) discrete and computational geometry and topology, algebraic and topological combinatorics, polynomial method.

Knowledge of Czech is not necessary. Due to restrictions of the grant, applicants must have received their Ph.D. within the last 8 years.

The expected duration of the position is October 1, 2021 - December 31, 2023. Starting date is negotiable, but the position cannot go beyond December 31, 2023.

The Faculty of Mathematics and Physics at Charles University is the leading institution in mathematics in the Czech republic, with highly motivated and well educated students in our mathematics programs. The School of Mathematics has about 110 academic positions, covering most of the major areas of mathematics. The Department of Algebra, where the position will be hosted, offers an open minded international environment, with outstanding conditions for independent research. We currently have about 15 permanent and 10 postdoctoral positions, including more than 10 international researchers.

Informal inquiries concerning the position are welcome - please email Zuzana Patáková at Electronic application accompanied by

  • curriculum vitae (including a list of publications)
  • research statement
should be sent via e-mail to

The candidate should arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent directly to the same address.

Review of candidates will begin on September 1, 2021, although late applications may be considered.

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Contact: Zuzana Patáková
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Charles University
Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Sokolovská 83,
186 75, Praha 8,
Czech Republic
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