Applications are invited for a 3-year PhD position starting in the fall of 2014. The successful applicant will carry out research on mathematical aspects of gauge theory and string theory. The focus will be on mathematical subjects which appear in the study of quantum spectra such as moduli spaces, Donaldson-Thomas invariants, modular forms and quivers.
For general information about a PhD in mathematics in Lyon, see: http://edinfomaths.universite-lyon.fr/ .
Applicants should send a CV and a brief motivation, and arrange for at least two recommendation letter to be sent to jan.manschot AT univ-lyon1.fr before May 1 2014.