University of Science and Technology of China, School of Mathematical Sciences USTC

Position ID: USTC-POSTDOC [#21349]
Position Title: USTC-postdoc
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Hefei, Anhui, China [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: extremal combinatorics, probabilistic combinatorics, graph theory,Ramsey theory, combinatorial number theory
Application Deadline: 2023/01/30 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/31, finished 2023/08/05, listed until 2023/01/30)
Position Description:    

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

The School of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for Postdoctoral Positions to work closely with Professors Jie Ma and Tuan Tran. We are hiring up to

2 postdocs (within 5 years after PhD): 2+possible 1-year extension. Deadline: January 30th, 2023, until 18:00 CST

We are seeking outstanding candidates working in either one of the following areas: extremal combinatorics, probabilistic combinatorics, graph theory, Ramsey theory, or combinatorial number theory.

The successful candidates will join a community of researchers in the Combinatorics Group within the School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China. The profile and research interests of the group may be found at:

The position comes with excellent research conditions and a starting salary of no less than 280,000 CNY (up to 380,000 CNY for extraordinary applicants who are enrolled by national or USTC postdoc program). The anticipated starting date for this position is September 1, 2023, but an earlier or later starting date is also possible. The position does not carry teaching duties (upon request in case needed).

Application Material Required: • Cover letter • Curriculum vitae including a list of publications • Research statement (max. 5 pages) • At least 2 recommendation letters (3 letters are recommended)

If you have questions concerning this position, please contact Jie Ma ( or Tuan Tran (

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
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School of Mathematical Sciences
University of Science and Technology of China
96 Jinzhai Road, Hefei, 230026, Anhui, P.R. China