Researcher in mathematical general relativity
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The Department of Mathematics conducts research and provides education at undergraduate to graduate level in mathematics, applied mathematics and statistics. The number of employees is 120, including 30 PhD students. The Department has three research programs: analysis and probability, algebra and geometry, applied mathematics and statistics.
Duties: Conduct research in mathematical general relativity, addressing questions related to asymptotics for expanding direction of cosmological spacetimes, by both analytic and numerical methods.
Requirements: PhD exam in mathematics and documented experience of research in mathematical general relativity. Documented experience of research in cosmology, geometric flows, numerical methods for partial differential equations. Fluent in English, oral and written. Ability to work independently and to cooperate.
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Salary: Individually negotiated salary.
Starting date: 2019-03-01 or as otherwise agreed.
Type of position: Temporary position for one year, full-time.
For further information about the position please contact Anna Sakovich, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, phone +46 (0)18 4713218.
Please submit your application by 31 January 2019, UFV-PA 2018/4576
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Placement: Department of Mathematics
Type of employment: Full time , Temporary position longer than 6 months
Pay: Fixed salary
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
County: Uppsala län
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2018/4576
Last application date: 2019-01-31
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