Postdoc in combinatorics

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan, Skolan för teknikvetenskap

Job description

Research in algebraic and probabilistic combinatorics in collaboration with Svante Linusson and other combinatorialists at the department. Teaching corresponding to at most 20% of fulltime.

What we offer

  • A two year postdoc position in an international leading research group.

Qualifications

Requirements

  • A doctoral degree or an equivalent foreign degree, obtained within the last three years prior to the application deadline.

Preferred qualifications

We are looking for a candidate with a doctoral education (completed in the last three years or to be completed before the commencement of the position). Candidates cannot have their PhD degree from KTH. We seek a candidate with a strong background in algebraic or probabilistic combinatorics. The most important criteria is the scientific skills of the applicant, but personal competence and suitability is also important. The successful applicant should be strongly motivated, have the capability to work independently as well as in collaboration with members of the division, and have good communication skills.

Teaching ability is also an assessment criteria. The applicant is assumed to have an awareness of diversity and equal treatment issues in particular gender equality.

No skills in Swedish are required.

Trade union representatives

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

Application

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.

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.
  • Cover letter (detailing both your previous scientific work experience and your interest in this position)
  • Research statement (max 2 pages)
  • Contact information for three references

Your complete application must be received at KTH no later than the last day of application, midnight CET/CEST (Central European Time/Central European Summer Time).

Fixed term employment /temporary contract July 2022.

About the employment

The postition offered is for ,at the most, two years.

A position as a postdoctoral fellow is a time-limited qualified appointment focusing mainly on research, intended as a first career step after a dissertation.

Others

Gender equality, diversity and zero tolerance against discrimination and harassment are important aspects of KTH's work with quality as well as core values in our organization.

For information about processing of personal data in the recruitment process please read here.

We firmly decline all contact with staffing and recruitment agencies and job ad salespersons.

Disclaimer: In case of discrepancy between the Swedish original and the English translation of the job announcement, the Swedish version takes precedence.

Type of employment: Temporary position longer than 6 months
Working hours: Full time
Salary: Monthly salary
City: Stockholm
Reference number: S-2019-1888
Published: 2019-11-05
Last application date: 2019-12-31


Société

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan

Lieux

Catégories


Postuler à l'offre


Autres annonces de l'employeur

Postdoc in analytic number theory or additive combinatorics

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
Stockholm, Stockholms län Publié: 2019-12-09

Postdoc in Machine Learning in Computational Biology

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
Stockholm, Stockholms län Publié: 2019-12-09

Doctoral student in machine learning for synthesis of speech and motion

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
Stockholm, Stockholms län Publié: 2019-12-05

Doctoral student in turbomachinery aeroelasticity

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
Stockholm, Stockholms län Publié: 2019-12-05

Doctoral student positions in Networked Systems

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
Stockholm, Stockholms län Publié: 2019-12-05

Doctoral student in High efficient mm-wave lens antennas

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
Stockholm, Stockholms län Publié: 2019-12-05

Doctoral student in Biomedical flows

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
Stockholm, Stockholms län Publié: 2019-12-05

Doctoral student in Computer vision and Machine Learning

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
Stockholm, Stockholms län Publié: 2019-12-05

Doctoral student in Applied and Computational Mathematics

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
Stockholm, Stockholms län Publié: 2019-12-05

Doctoral student in System Security and Formal Methods

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
Stockholm, Stockholms län Publié: 2019-11-14