Uppsala universitet, Department of Mathematics

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. The Department has approximately 120 employees.

Duties: Conduct research in low dimensional dynamical systems in particular renormalization of circle maps, interval maps and the theory of Hénon maps.

Requirements: PhD exam in Mathematics with specialization in dynamical systems.

Ranking criteria: In ranking eligible candidates, special importance will be given to scientific skills. In filling these positions the University aims to recruit the persons 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.

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.

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.

Salary: Individually negotiated salary.

Starting date: 2018-01-01 or according to agreement.

Type of position: Temporary position for six months, full-time.

For further information about the position please contact
Head of Department Erik Ekström, phone +46 18 471 3834, e-mail erik.ekstrom@math.uu.se.

Please submit your application by 14 December 2017, UFV-PA 2017/4415.

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Type of employment Temporary position 3-6 months
Employment expires 2018-06-30
Contract type Full time
First day of employment 2018-01-01
Salary Fixed salary
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Uppsala
County Uppsala län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2017/4415
Union representative
  • Ellena Papaioannou, Seko, 018-471 3315
  • Per Sundman, Saco-rådet, 018-471 1485
  • Suzanne Borén Andersson, TCO/ST, 018-471 6251
Published 08.Dec.2017
Last application date 14.Dec.2017 11:59 PM CET

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