Postdoc in Grenoble, Lyon or Paris

A postdoctoral position is available in either Grenoble University, Lyon University or Paris (Ecole Normale or University of Paris 6) for candidates interested in the interactions between microlocal sheaf theory and symplectic geometry. This is a research-only position, funded by ANR project "Microlocal" (without teaching) for two years starting in October 2018. The salary will be 2000 euros net per month and up depending on experience, with benefits including health insurance and social coverage. Funds will also be provided for traveling and inviting collaborators.

Full description: More information can be found on the website of the Microlocal project which contains a description of the project and a list of members. Applicants are kindly requested to contact directly the members with whom they want to interact.

Eligibility: For holders of a Ph.D in mathematics obtained before October 1st, 2018.

Deadline: Applications must be complete (including all reference letters) by December 31st, 2017.

How to apply? Applications must be submitted via the online form through MathJobs

Requested items: a curriculum vitae; a list of publications; a scientific project (approximately two pages) specifying members of Microlocal with whom you plan to interact primarily; two detailed recommendation letters by scientists not members of the Microlocal project; a letter from your thesis advisor.

For questions, contact: Emmanuel Giroux ( or Claude Viterbo (

Job location: 
Grenoble, Lyon or Paris
Contact and application information
Sunday, December 31, 2017
Contact name: 
Claude Viterbo
Postdoctoral fellowships