ETH Zurich, Mathematics

Position ID: 1118-POSTDOC [#24189]
Position Title: Postdoctoral position in Probability
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Zurich, Zurich 8092, Switzerland [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Probability
Starting Date: 2024/09/01
Application Deadline: 2024/02/03 11:59PMhelp popup (search canceled posted 2024/01/12, listed until 2024/02/29)
Position Description:    

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The department of Mathematics of ETH Zurich offers a two-year postdoctoral position in Probability in the group of Prof. Vincent Tassion. The position can possibly be extended by one year.

The applicant must have a strong background in Probability Theory. Candidates with interests in Percolation Theory, Ising Model, Boolean Functions are particularly encouraged to apply.

The successful applicants will work in the group of Vincent Tassion, with possible collaborations with other groups at ETH (e.g. Benny Sudakov, Alessio Figalli, Afonso Bandeira).

The salary conditions can be found here:

The position comes with a light teaching duty (co-organization of student seminars, supervision of Bachelor and Master students, possibility of giving an advanced course in probability).

Requirements: Candidates must hold a PhD either in Mathematics, Theoretical Computer Science, Statistics, Theoretical Physics. The selection will be based on the excellence of previous scientific achievements and the quality and relevance of the scientific project.

Start date: The start date will be September 1st 2024 (flexible).

Contact The application should contain the following documents and has to be sent to Marion Allemann-Kodlinsky ( before February 3rd, 2023:

- A short letter (1 page) addressed to Prof. Vincent Tassion, explaining the main motivations for joining the group. - Curriculum Vitae, including a list of publications, - A short research statement (3-5 pages), - Two recommendation letters addressed by the authors directly to the email above.

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Contact: Marion Allemann
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ETH Zurich
Dept. of Mathematics
HG G 33.4
Raemistr. 101
CH - 8092 Zurich
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