KTH, Mathematics

Position ID: 421-RESEARCHER [#19164, S-2021-1753]
Position Title: Researcher in Mathematics
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Stockholm, Stockholm 10044, Sweden [map]
Application Deadline: 2022/01/10 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/12/02, listed until 2022/01/10)
Position Description:    

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Researcher in Mathematics

School of Engineering Sciences at KTH KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as in architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy.

Job description

The focus group in Random matrix theory, stochastic models and analysis at the Department of Mathematics is offering 1 post-doctoral position. The position is financed by a grant from the ERC. The main duty is research within the field of the group or related areas. A limited amount of teaching and some administration may be part of the duties. The position will be with Maurice Duits as mentor. For more information about the focus group see https://www.math.kth.se/RMSMA.

What we offer

A position at a leading technical university that generates knowledge and skills for a sustainable future.
Engaged and ambitious colleagues along with a creative, international and dynamic working environment
Work in Stockholm , in close proximity to nature
Help to relocate and be settled in Sweden and at KTH:https://www.kth.se/en/om/work-at-kth/relocation. Read more about what it is like to work at KTH: https://www.kth.se/en/om/work-at-kth/kth-your-future-workplace-1.49050.



A doctoral degree or an equivalent foreign degree
Strong bakground in in areas of mathematics relevant to the research activity of the group
The applicant must be highly motivated

Preferred qualifications

The successful applicant should have the capability to work independently as well as in collaboration with members of the research group. Good level of communication skills, written and oral proficiency in English, since we work in an international research environment. You should also have an awareness of diversity and equal opportunity issues, with specific focus on gender equality and suitability. Great emphasis will be placed on personal competency.

Trade union representative

You will find contact information to trade union representatives at KTH:s webbpage.


Log into KTH's recruitment system in order to apply to this position. You are the main responsible to ensure that your application is complete according to the ad. Your complete application must be received at KTH no later than the last day of application. The application must include:
CV including relevant professional experience and knowledge.
Copy of diplomas and grades from your previous university studies. Translations into English or Swedish if the original documents have not been issued in any of these languages.
Brief account of why you want to conduct research, your academic interests and how they relate to your previous studies and future goals. Max two pages long. Your complete application must be received by KTH no later than the last day of application, midnight CET/CEST (Central European Time/Central European Summer Time).

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Maurice Duits E-mail: duits@kth.se We firmly decline all contact with staffing and recruitment agencies and job ad salespersons.


Striving towards gender equality, diversity and equal conditions is both a question of quality for KTH and a given part of our values. For information about Processing of personal data in the recruitment process please read here: https://www.kth.se/en/om/work-at-kth/processing-of-personal-data-in-the-recruitment-process-1.823440 Disclaimer: In case of discrepancy between the Swedish original and the English translation of the job announcement,the Swedish version takes precedence.

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100 44 Stockholm
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