Category Archives: Open Positions

Two Ph.D. positions in Amsterdam

The KdV Institute for Mathematics of the University of Amsterdam offers two Ph.D. positions in Dynamical Systems and Complex Analysis at the University of Amsterdam.

Looking for candidates with a MSc degree in Mathematics. A strong background in analysis, and in particular in dynamical systems and/or complex analysis, is a plus.

The official advertisement can be found here:

The positions are for 4 years and should lead to a Ph.D. thesis.
They should start no later than 1 September 2016 for project I and no later than 1 August 2016 for project II.

The application deadline for these positions is 31 March 2016.

For additional information please contact prof. dr. Ale Jan Homburg
([email protected]) or dr. Han Peters ([email protected])


Ph.D. Fellowships at the BCAM, Bilbao

In the framework of the initiative funded by “la Caixa” Foundation, BCAM – Basque Center for Applied Mathematics, as a Severo Ochoa research Centre has opened an international call for researchers, offering three-positions for PhD Fellowships in the center Research Lines:

  • CFD-CT (supervisor: Johan Jansson)
  • RFES (supervisor: David Pardo)
  • FM (supervisor: Carlos Pérez)
  • SP (supervisor: Gianni Pagnini)
  • ML (supervisor: Jose Antonio Lozano)

For further information visit the website:

Applications must be submitted on-line at:

Deadline for submission: March 30th 2016 17:00 h  (CET)

The characteristics of the grants are the following:

  • Duration: 4 years or PhD thesis presentation (the contract must have an initial duration of one year and be renewed yearly).
  • Gross Salary: 18.546,56 EUR (1st year), 19.303,60 EUR (2nd year), 20.666,16 EUR (3rd year), 22.558,67 EUR (4th year).
  • Tuition fees, travel…: 1.500 EUR per year (1st & 2nd year), 1.700 EUR per year (3rd & 4th year).
  • These grants could not be got by students, researchers or PhD that have had a scientific relationship with the center longer than 6 months in a row before the deadline of the call.
  • These grants could not be got by somebody who has previously obtained a “La Caixa” grant.
  • It would be desirable that studies are completed no more than two years ago.

The timeline should be the following:

  • The call deadline is on March 30th 2016 at 17:00 h.
  • The Committee will communicate the candidates selection before the end of May 2016.
  • The candidates should join the center in September/October 2016.

3-year research associate position in Loughborough

3-year post-doctoral research associate position in ergodic theory and dynamical systems at Loughborough University, UK:

Deadline to apply: 13 January 2016

(Skype) Interviews: 26 January 2016

Start date: 1 May 2016

Post-doc position at Scuola Normale Superiore – Pisa

The Scuola Normale Superiore announces a selection for 4 post-doc research positions named “Junior Visiting Positions”. The positions will be in the following subject matters:
– Position n.1: Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory;
– Position n.2: Topology, Differential Geometry and Geometric Analysis;
– Position n.3: Partial Differential Equations and Probability;
– Position n.4: Dynamical Systems and Information Theory, as part of the research project “Dynamics and Information Theory Research Institute” (Convenzione 2014 Scuola – Unicredit S.p.a.)
Duration of contracts: 2 years for each contract (estimated starting: October 2016).
Application deadline: 11th January 2016.
For more information visit this page.