University of Melbourne, Mathematics & Statistics

534 19137Position ID: UniMelb-RFAT [#19137, 0054222]
Position Title: Research Fellow in Algebraic Topology
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia [map]
Subject Area: Algebraic Topology
Application Deadline: 2022/01/25 11:59PMhelp popup* finished (2021/11/30, finished 2022/06/07, listed until 2022/01/25)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

This Research Fellow will be expected to work closely with Dr. Marcy Robertson, on the Australian Research Council (ARC) funded research program into use of operads in low dimensional topology and algebraic geometry through its Future Fellowship scheme. While the research program is guided by a set of research questions, there will be considerable scope for this Research Fellow to develop their own ideas within a broader research agenda.

The successful candidate will preferably have experience relevant to: algebraic topology, low dimensional topology, operads and related structures and/or quantum algebra. The Research Fellow will be part of Topology group

To be considered for this position you will have a PhD or equivalent research higher degree in mathematics and demonstrated research excellence with regard to career stage.

This is a full-time, fixed-term position for 3 years.

Applications to be submitted by 25 January 2022.

All application materials to be submitted via MathJobs. Note that a Selection Criteria document is part of the Australian application format and informs our discussion. For further information and to view the Position Description and Selection Criteria please go to

An Equal Opportunity employer.

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Further Info:
School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Melbourne
Parkville VIC 3010