Uppsala universitet, Matematiska institutionen

Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our mission is to pursue top-quality research and education and to interact constructively with society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 44.000 students, 7.100 employees and a turnover of SEK 7 billion.

The Department of Mathematics conducts research and provides education at undergraduate to graduate level in mathematics, applied mathematics and statistics.

Duties: The work consists of at least 80 percent of research and no more than 20 percent teaching.

Recruitment period: The period of employment is two years with the desired start date September 1st, 2017.

Requirements: PhD exam in mathematics. A succesful candidate should have a good programming expertise and experience in computer-assisted proofs. A prior experience in renormalization in dynamical system and/or experience in theoretical or numerical studies of PDE´s, especially the Navier-Stokes equations, is desirable. Ability to teach in Swedish or English is a requirement as well as proficiency in spoken and written English.

Ranking criteria: In ranking eligible candidates, special importance will be given to scientific skills. In filling the position the university aims to recruit the person who, in the combined evaluation of competence, skills and documented qualifications, are judged most suitable to carry out and develop the work-in-hand and to contribute to a positive development of the department.

Uppsala University strives to be an inclusive workplace that promotes equal opportunities and attracts qualified candidates who can contribute to the University’s excellence and diversity. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people of all backgrounds.

How to apply: The application should include a short description of research interests and relevant skills, CV, list of publications, copies of diploma with marks, and other relevant information, including the contact details of up to three referees is commendable. We do not want any letters of recommendation.

Pay: Individual salary

Starting: 2017-09-01.

Type of employment: Temporary position for two years, full-time.

For further information about the position please contact Senior Lecturer Denis Gaidashev, phone +46 (0) 18 4713172, e-mail denis.gaydashev@math.uu.se.

You are welcome to submit your application no later than 2017-08-06, UFV-PA 2017/2618.

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Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
First day of employment 2017-09-01
Salary Fixed pay
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Uppsala
County Uppsala län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2017/2618
Union representative
  • Ellena Papaioannou, Seko, 018-471 3315
  • Per Sundman, Saco-rådet, 018-471 1485
  • Suzanne Borén Andersson, TCO/ST, 018-471 6251
Published 07.Jul.2017
Last application date 06.Aug.2017 11:59 PM CET

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