Symmetries and correspondences: vacant postdoctoral positions 


Supported by EPSRC programme grant, University of Nottingham and University of Oxford, 2015-2021

4 postdoctoral positions

Two 2 year fixed-term postdoctoral research assistant/research fellow positions in each of the two universities are available, to work on projects of EPSRC programme grant entitled “Symmetries and Correspondences”, with team members from Nottingham and Oxford Universities which includes Professor Ivan Fesenko (Nottingham), Professor Nigel Hitchin (Oxford), Professor Minhyong Kim (Oxford), Professor Kobi Kremnitzer (Oxford), Professor Boris Zilber (Oxford). The positions are available from September 2016 plus minus several months. Salary ranges from £28,695 to £37,394 p.a., depending on previous experience.

The page of the team includes more information about the team and projects. In particular, several geometries and interactions between them play a key role.

Applicants should have a PhD awarded or PhD submitted (at the time of taking up the position) in mathematics or a related discipline, excellent background in more than one area of the project, a genuine interest to expand to new areas, and at least three papers in math arxiv or published.

The successful candidates will be expected to contribute to the teamwork on the grant, activities of the team, publication of scientific papers and to their dissemination. The fellows will work with the team members in both universities.

Applications for these vacancies are to be made online.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Ivan Fesenko, ivan.fesenko@nottingham.ac.uk. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.