Researcher in mathematics 20%
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The Department of Mathematics conducts research and provides education at undergraduate to graduate level in mathematics, applied mathematics and statistics.The number of employees is 120, including 30 PhD students. The Department has three research programs: analysis and probability, algebra and geometry, applied mathematics and statistics.
Duties: Research. The main purpose of this employment is to conduct research on computer-assisted proofs for the existence of solutions of boundary-value problems. In particular the stationary solutions to the KS-equation will be studied via an analytic reduction to a bounded, finite-dimensional constraint satisfaction problem.
Requirements: A PhD exam in mathematics. Specialist knowledge in computer-assisted proofs. Programming skills for rigorous numerics is necessary for the position.
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: Individual salary.
Starting date: 15 January 2020 or as otherwise agreed.
Type of employment: Temporary position ending 30 June 2020.
Scope of employment: 20%.
For further information about the position please contact: Warwick Tucker, e-mail email@example.com, phone +46 (0)18 4713318.
Please submit your application by 30 December 2019, UFV-PA 2019/4422.
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Placement: Department of Mathematics
Type of employment: Part-time , Temporary position 3-6 months
Pay: Individual salary
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 20%
County: Uppsala län
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2019/4422
Last application date: 2019-12-30