Post-Doctoral position Mathematics

The Group of Mathematical Physics of the University of Lisbon, Portugal

( invites applications for a post-doctoral research posi- tion in Mathematics within the scope of the Portuguese Science Foundation project From Stochastic Geometric Mechanics to Mass Transportation Problems (Ref.: PTDC/MAT-STA/0975/2014).

The position is for one year, starting before the end of 2017. The salary is 18 000 euros/yr (tax free), and there are no teaching duties associated with the position.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Mathematics (or equivalent) obtained prefer- ably after January 1, 2014. They must show very strong research promise in (at least) one of the relevant topics for the project:

a. Geometric methods in Stochastic Analysis; b. Stochastic Geometric Mechanics; c. Optimal Transport. 


Please send copies of

1. CVurriculum vitae, including list of publications; [file name: lastname CV] 2. PhD thesis abstract; [file name: lastname PhDabstract]
3. research statement (max. 1,000 words); [file name: lastname RS]
4. zipped file with PhD thesis and reprints/preprints. [file name: lastname

to All documents should be pdf files.

Two letters of recommendation should be sent directly to the same address by the person providing the reference. 

Contact and application information
Thursday, August 31, 2017
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