Research Associate

Research Associate

University of Bristol

Bristol, United Kingdom

Research Associate

Job number: ACAD103713

Division/School: School of Mathematics

Contract type: Open Ended

Working pattern: Full time

Salary: £33,199 – £37,345 per annum

Closing date for applications: 01-Feb-2019

The School of Mathematics in the University of Bristol is seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Geometric Group Theory. The successful applicant will work with Fatemeh Mohammadi, supported by the EPSRC grant ‘Matroids in Applied and Computational Algebra’. The position is available from the 1st June 2019 and is full time, on an open-ended contract with funding for 23 months.

Our School has a vibrant scientific environment with leading researchers, postdocs and students. There are reading groups and seminar series in various fields of mathematics relevant to the position. We emphasise the professional development of colleagues in earlier stages of their careers. The post holder will contribute to the research activities of the School, manage their own research agenda (with guidance), publish their results in strong journals, and present them in conferences and seminars. Before, or very close to, the start date, they will have completed a PhD in an area closely related to geometric group theory and demonstrated the ability to conduct research and disseminate results.

For further information, please contact Fatemeh Mohammadi:

It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure their referees send a letter of reference by email to by the closing date of 1st February 2019.

We appreciate and value difference, seeking to attract, develop and retain a diverse mix of talented people that will contribute to the overall success of Bristol and help maintain our position as one of the world’s leading universities.

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