The Dipartimento di Matematica "F. Casorati", Università di Pavia, is planning to offer a PhD position in Geometry funded by the European Research Council - Starting Grant 307119 - "Stability and wall-crossing in algebraic and differential geometry" (project webpage: http://www-dimat.unipv.it/stoppa). The position is for 3 years, with no teaching, starting October 2013. The Geometry group at Pavia comprises 8 permanent members, with a wide range of research interests. There are also very active links with the groups at Milano Statale, Bicocca and Politecnico. For further information (including application instructions) please contact Jacopo Stoppa (email@example.com). The official deadline has not yet been fixed (a likely date is 15 July 2013), but early applications are strongly encouraged.