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Postdocs in Rome Sapienza

The Department of Mathematics of Sapienza Università di Roma has opened calls for a 1-year postdoctoral position and two 2-year postdoctoral positions, in all areas of Mathematics. The candidates must submit their own research projects.

Deadline: January 20, 2021

Formal announcements and info (in Italian) about the positions and application procedure are found here:

1-year position: https://web.uniroma1.it/trasparenza/dettaglio_bando_albo/168016

2-year positions: https://web.uniroma1.it/trasparenza/dettaglio_bando_albo/168015

An unofficial guide in English through the application procedure for the 2-year positions is available at: https://sites.google.com/uniroma1.it/istruzioni-inglese-bando8-2020/guidetoapply.

Symplectic Structures in Geometry, Algebra and Dynamics 2021-24

The German Research Foundation has granted the funding of a Collaborative Research Centre / Transregio (CRC/TRR 191) on Symplectic Structures in Geometry, Algebra and Dynamics. This CRC is based at the universities of Bochum, Cologne and Heidelberg, and it includes mathematicians from Aachen University.

Within this CRC, 17 individual projects will be funded. The funding comprises: 12 full-time postdoctoral positions (pd) and 24 positions for doctoral students (ds).

Currently we have openings for 4 postdoctoral positions (pd) and 12 positions for doctoral students (ds). Payment is based on the German TVL-13 scale if terms and conditions under collective bargaining laws are fulfilled; Ph.D. students will be given 75% positions.

All candidates should specify the project(s) to which they apply.

For more information on the positions and the application:
https://sites.google.com/view/crc-trr-191-open-positions/startseite

Postdoc in Dynamical Systems at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

The Department of Mathematics of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam welcomes applications for a three-year Postdoctoral position in Dynamical Systems, including (but not limited to) computational dynamics, data driven dynamics, network dynamics and evolutionary PDEs.

Preference will be given to candidates who can connect to existing research strengths in the department. The preferred starting date is 1 September 2021, or before. 

The department has a strong desire to hire more female colleagues. Therefore, women are especially encouraged to apply.

Duties

  • conducting research in the area of Dynamical Systems (85%)
  • contributing to the teaching portfolio of the Department of Mathematics (15%)

Requirements

  • a PhD in mathematics with expertise in Dynamical Systems
  • strong independent research skills
  • good communication skills in English

What is offered?

A challenging position in a socially involved organization. On full-time basis the remuneration amounts to a minimum gross monthly salary of €3,491 and a maximum of €4,402. The job profile is based on the university job ranking system and is vacant for 0.8-1.0 FTE.

The appointment will initially be for two years. After a satisfactory evaluation, the contract will be extended for another year. Additionally, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam offers excellent fringe benefits and various schemes and regulations to promote a good work/life balance, such as:

  • 8% holiday allowance and 8.3% end-of-year bonus
  • contribution to commuting expenses
  • optional model for designing a personalized benefits package
  • a maximum of 41 days of annual leave based on full-time employment
  • good paid parental leave scheme

Application

Apply via the application button by February 1st, 2021 and upload: a cover letter in which you describe your motivation, a curriculum vitae, a research statement, and the names and e-mail addresses of three references.

Applications received by e-mail will not be processed.

Vacancy questions
If you have any questions regarding this vacancy, you may contact:

Name: Jan Bouwe van den Berg
Position: Professor of Mathematics
E-mail: [email protected]

18th School on interactions between Dynamical Systems and Partial Differential Equations, June 28–July 2, 2021

18th School on interactions between Dynamical Systems and Partial Differential Equations (JISD2021)
June 28  – July 2, 2021
Centre de Recerca Matemàtica

The JISD is an annual meeting between experts and young researchers in Dynamical Systems and Partial Differential Equations (PDEs). It is designed to encourage and enhance exchange of knowledge and methods, with the goal of advancing the study of cutting-edge problems in the aforesaid fields of mathematics and with the aim of fostering the interaction among the participants. The symposium is aimed at local researchers, as well as scientists from the rest of Spain and foreign countries. It is organized into four advanced courses of about 7 hours and complemented by a poster session by young researchers. Throughout the latest editions the attendance numbers have ranged between 60 and 100 participants, mostly internationals. JISD former editions

Deadline for registration: June 14, 2021

Application Form: https://dinamici.us11.list-manage.com/track/click?u=ebd9a490db7658a7437c24baf&id=00ef76c8a9&e=fccb3facd9

Courses and Lecturers:
Transfer operators and anisotropic spaces for Sinai billiards 
by Prof. Viviane Baladi (CNRS, France)

Dynamical spectral determination and rigidity 
by Prof. Jacopo de Simoi (University of Toronto, Canada)

The regularity theory for Bernoulli type free boundary problems 
by Prof. Guido de Philippis (Courant Institute, US)

The obstacle problem: regularity of the free boundary and analysis of singularities 
by Prof. Joaquim Serra (ETH Zürich, Switzerland)

Website: http://www.crm.cat/en/Activities/Curs_2020-2021/Pages/Glads21.aspx