Jobs at the Department of Mathematics

Ph.D. Position

The Analysis group at the Department of Mathematics of the University of Fribourg (Switzerland) invites applications for a

Ph.D. Position

under the supervision of Prof. Stefan Wenger. The ideal candidate has a strong background in analysis and geometry and is familiar with at least one of the following areas: metric geometry, sub-Riemannian geometry, geometric measure theory, analysis on metric spaces.

We offer a friendly and supportive environment, a competitive salary, and integration in the Swiss Doctoral Program in Mathematics. The position carries a moderate teaching load. A certain degree of fluency in German or French after a period of adaptation will be required.

Applications should be sent by email to Stefan Wenger and should include a letter of motivation, a curriculum vitae, and a list of courses taken in mathematics. Moreover, two letters of recommendation should be emailed directly by the letter writers to the email address above. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis.

Start date: 1 January 2019 or at the earliest convenience.

Send applications to

Stefan Wenger

Starting Date

1 January 2019 or at the earliest convenience.

Additional information

homeweb.unifr.ch/wengerst/pub/

Ph.D. and Postdoc Position

The Probability group of the Department of Mathematics invites applications for one

Ph.D. Position

and a

Postdoc Position

in the group of Prof. Ioan Manolescu. Candidates will work on problems of statistical mechanics using probabilistic tools. Knowledge of French or German is desirable.

Duties include a moderate teaching load (exercise sessions) and occasional library service. We offer a friendly working environment, integration into the Swiss Doctoral Program of Mathematics, and an attractive salary.

Starting date: 1st of September 2018 (flexible).

Applications, composed of a letter of motivation, a CV and two letters of recommendation, should be submitted electronically to ioan.manolescu@unifr.ch. They will be evaluated on a rolling basis.

Starting Date

September 1, 2018 (flexible).

Additional information

homeweb.unifr.ch/manolesc/Pub/

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