Postdoctoral Position - Higher Geometric Structures - University of São Paulo

Open postdoctoral position at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.


The Geometry Group of the Institute of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Sao Paulo - IME-USP - announces one postdoctoral position within the Fapesp Thematic Project "Algebraic, topological and analytical techniques in Differential Geometry and Geometric Analysis". The position is for 2 years with a monthly stipend of 7,373.10 Brazilian reais. The position also has a Research Contingency Fund equivalent to the 15% of the annual value of the fellowship and aimed exclusively to support activities related to the research project. 


We are looking for candidates with strong research potential and expertise in Higher Geometric Structures, including: Lie groupoids and Lie algebroids, differentiable stacks, higher categories, generalized geometry and related topics.


The selected candidate will develop the postdoctoral research under the supervision of Prof. Cristian Ortiz.


Candidates should have a PhD in Mathematics at the beginning of the activities. In order to apply, candidates should send an email to Prof. Cristian Ortiz ( containing the following items:


- Cover letter

- Curriculum Vitae

- Research statement

Contact and application information
Monday, June 15, 2020
Contact name: 
Claudio Gorodski