University of Copenhagen, Dept of Mathematical Sciences

821 20177Position ID: 821-PD2022 [#20177]
Position Title: Postdoc in Mathematics
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Copenhagen, Copenhagen 2100, Denmark [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2022/11/15 5:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/09/15, private)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen is seeking top early-career researchers for a number of attractive one- to three-year postdoctoral positions. The application deadline is November 15, 2022, at midnight local time (11:59 p.m. CET), with starting date in 2023, ordinarily September 1 or October 1. 


The salary is competitive and researchers from outside Denmark may qualify for a reduced tax rate. Information about life in Denmark - including taxation, healthcare, etc. – at ism.ku.dk.


The teaching load is typically two quarter (half-semester) courses per year of which one usually is as a teaching assistant.


The Department of Mathematical Sciences has strong research groups in many areas of mathematics, and has an active postdoc and visitors' programme; we refer to our homepage for more information.


Applicants in all areas of Mathematics covered by the research groups of the department will be considered. In particular there will be postdoc stipends in the following specific areas/centers of the Department:

  • Algebraic and arithmetic geometry, applied algebra, combinatorics, geometric group theory, geometry and geometric analysis, Lie theory, representation theory, number theory, and topology, as covered by the Section for Algebra & Geometry and the Copenhagen Center for Geometry & Topology (GeoTop).
  • Functional analysis, operator algebras, geometric group theory, descriptive set theory, harmonic and classical analysis, history of mathematics, mathematical physics, random matrix theory, partial differential equations, quantum information and quantum computing, as covered by the section Analysis and Quantum, the Center for the Mathematics of Quantum Theory (QMATH), the Novo Nordisk Foundation Quantum for Life Center, and the DFF project Operator Algebras, Groups and Quantum Spaces.
For more information about the above units, please see their webpages, or contact any of professors listed there.

There are also some postdoc stipends available which are not attached to any of the above mentioned centers/grants.
Note that we also have a different call in 
Statistics, Insurance and Economics, including OR.

Procedures and application deadline:

Very important: In addition to submitting your application here through MathJobs you must also submit it via the University of Copenhagen recruiting system.


A link to the Univ of Copenhagen application recruiting system can be found here and will also be mailed to you after submitting your MathJobs application.


Both applications must be submitted at latest November 15, 2022, midnight local time (11:59 p.m. CET)By university regulations, applications received thereafter cannot be considered.


We expect to send invitations for interviews in December 2022 or January 2023. The interviews will typically take place in January or February of 2023, and our search is expected to be concluded around April. The standard starting date is October 1st, 2023.

University of Copenhagen wishes to reflect the diversity of society and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.


Questions regarding your application can be directed to postdocapply@math.ku.dk. You are also welcome to directly contact any faculty member close to your research area.  








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Dept of Mathematical Sciences
Universitetsparken 5
2100 Copenhagen
Denmark