Postdoctoral position in Dynamical Systems / Extreme Value Theory

Nov 14, 2018
One postdoctoral position is available within the research project “Limiting laws ruling dynamical systems”, reference PTDC/MAT-PUR/28177/2017, funded by FCT.

One postdoctoral position is available within the research project “Limiting laws ruling dynamical systems”, reference PTDC/MAT-PUR/28177/2017, funded by FCT.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Mathematics or in a related field, completed at the time of application.

The posdoctoral position is aimed at developing research in Mathematics within one of the following areas: Ergodic Theory or Extreme Value Theory, contributing to the research goals of the project “Limiting laws ruling dynamical systems”. For more information on the research project see https://www.fc.up.pt/pessoas/jmfreita/llrds.html

The position is for 6 months, may possibly be renewed for additional periods within the project’s duration and should start in December 2018. The work will be developed in the Center of Mathematics of the University of Porto, under the supervision of Jorge Milhazes Freitas and Ana Cristina Freitas.

The monthly salary is 1495 euros (tax free). There are no compulsory teaching duties associated with the position.

Applications can be submitted from November 13, 2018 and the deadline is December 3, 2018.

Applications should be sent to the email addresses jmfreita@fc.up.pt and recrutamento@fc.up.pt . They should contain the reference “PTDC/MAT-PUR/28177/2017-JF- Bolsa Pos-Doc” and candidate’s name in the subject field of the message and include the following documents:

- Application letter;
- Proposed work plan (research statement – maximum length: 2 A4 pages long);
- CV (including list of publications);
- Certificate of academic degree;
- Any other documents considered relevant by the applicant.

Applicants should also arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent directly by their referees to the above e-mail addresses.

Questions can be addressed to the e-mail address jmfreita@fc.up.pt

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This announcement is for informational purposes only and does not in any way supersede or replace the official call, published at eracareers.pt webpage:

http://www.eracareers.pt/opportunities/index.aspx?task=global&jobId=105475