Umeå University, Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics

Position ID: 2216-RGL [#17769]
Position Title: Research group leader (all areas of mathematics)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Umea, Vasterbottens Lan 901 03, Sweden [map]
Application Deadline: 2021/06/30 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/06/03, listed until 2021/07/14)
Position Description:    

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We seek a research group leader for a permanent post. The successful candidate can work in any area of mathematics and should hold a PhD degree awarded within the last 5-12 years. The position comes with a substantial recruitment package including resources to appoint at least three junior group members (postdocs and/or PhD-students) and discretionary research funds for the first five years.

Umeå offers excellent working and living conditions. The working environment is international and very family friendly, as exemplified by a generous allotment of 480 days paid parental leave for each child. Umeå is a young city located right next to a large river. It is surrounded by forests and lakes and lies close by the sea. The city offers excellent opportunities for both outdoor and indoor activities. The department has about 80 employee's and conducts research in computational mathematics, discrete mathematics, mathematical modeling and analysis, and mathematical statistics.

If you find this opportunity interesting you should contact Professor Mats Larson ( for further information. Selected candidates would work with the department to prepare and submit an application to the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation that is expected to fund the position.

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Contact: Ake Brannstrom
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Mathematics and Mathematical Statistic
Umea University
901 03 Umea
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