University of Luxembourg

Doctoral candidate (PhD student) in Mathematics (Algebra, Geometry, Mathematical Physics)

University of Luxembourg

Luxembourg, Luxembourg

The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research university.

The University of Luxembourg is looking for its Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine a:

Doctoral candidate (PhD student) in Mathematics (Algebra, Geometry, Mathematical Physics)

Your Role

The PhD student will be a member of the Department of Mathematics (DMATH) within the Faculty of Science,Technology and Medicine at the University of Luxembourg and will work under supervision of Prof. Sergei Merkulov.

Description

  • Contribute to research in the field of Algebra, Geometry, Mathematical Physics
  • Write a thesis in the domain of Algebra, Geometry, Mathematical Physics
  • Limited teaching activity (at most 3 hours/week)

For further information please contact:

Prof. Sergei Merkulov (sergei.merkulov@uni.lu)

Your Profile

  • Master’s degree (or equivalent) in mathematics.
  • Dedication to doing research level mathematic
  • Willingness to integrate in a team
  • Solid knowledge in Algebra, Geometry, Mathematical Physics (homological algebra, deformation quantization, theory of operads and props, graph complexes, configuration spaces)
  • Good written and oral skills in English. Some knowledge of French and/or German is helpful, but not required

We offer

  • Excellent research conditions in a dynamic and multicultural environment
  • Highly motivated, worldwide well-connected research group
  • Personal work space at the University
  • A competitive salary

Further Information

Candidates should submit the following documents:

- Letter of motivation

- Detailed curriculum vitae

- Two reference letters sent directly to sergei.merkulov@uni.lu

- Copies of diplomas

Application deadline is 31.05.2020.

The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer.

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