PhD student positions in Mathematics

At the division of mathematics there are many internationally successful mathematicians in a wide variety of research areas such as algebraic geometry, number theory, algebra and representation theory, harmonic analysis and partial differential equations, computational mathematics and optimization, probability and discrete mathematics, complex analysis, functional analysis, kinetic theory and biomathematics. We are now looking for doctoral students in mathematics, including (but not limited to) in particular

1. one in optimal maintenance of wind power (, position at Chalmers  
2. one in discrete probability (,  position at Chalmers
3. for other (at most three) positions all research areas will be considered, positions at Chalmers

As a PhD student you will be part of an international research environment while you expand your knowledge of the field and write your thesis. This gives opportunities for many inspiring conversations, a lot of autonomous work and some travel. You are expected to develop your own ideas and communicate scientific results orally as well as in written form. In addition, the position will normally include 20 % departmental work, mostly teaching duties.

The employment is limited to a maximum of five years.

Applicants must have a strong background in mathematics. They must have obtained a master's degree or a 4-year bachelor's degree, or expect to complete that degree by September 1, 2016.

Fore more information and application procedure, please visit this web page.


Job location: 
Chalmers University of Technology
412 96 Gothenburg
Contact and application information
Monday, February 15, 2016
Contact name: 
Lyudmila Turowska
Contact email: 
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