Jobs at the Department of Mathematics

Postdoctoral Position

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland, invites applications for one

Postdoctoral Position

for two years starting September 1, 2016, or as soon as possible the- reafter, in the framework of the SNSF project "Arrangements: topology and combinatorics" at the University of Fribourg.

We welcome applications from all areas pertinent to the project, such as algebraic combinatorics, combinatorial topology, matroids and oriented matroids. We especially encourage applications from researchers with background in algebraic geometry and an interest in its interactions with combinatorics.

We offer an attractive salary, a moderate teaching load and a stimulating and friendly working environment, well-connected in the Swiss academic network as well as internationally. Fribourg's lively and diverse university contributes to the active cultural and social life of the town which, being on the main rail line between Geneva and Zurich, has many other Swiss cities within easy reach.

We invite applications, including CV, publications list, two letters of recommendation and a summary of research interests (ca. 3 pages), to be submitted electronically to (Isabella Trabelsi). Review of the applications will begin on April 3rd, 2016, and continue until the position is filled.

Send applications by email to

Isabella Trabelsi


3rd April, 2016

Additional information

SNSF-Prof. E. Delucchi
+41 26 300 91 88

Université de Fribourg - Mathématiques - Ch. du Musée 23, 1700 Fribourg - tél +41 26 / 300 9180
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