Postdoctoral Research Associate in Geometric Group Theory

We invite applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Geometric Group Theory to work with Professor Dawid Kielak at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford.  This is a 3 year fixed term position funded by the European Research Council.

The successful candidate will perform and manage their own mathematical research under the supervision of Professor Kielak, write the results up for publication and participate in the activities of the research group.

Applicants will be expected to have, or be close to completing, a PhD in Mathematics or a related discipline and sufficient specialist knowledge in the discipline to work within established research programmes.

Please direct informal enquiries to the Recruitment Co-ordinator (email:, quoting vacancy reference 144518.

Applicants should read the job description before writing their application. You will be required to upload a letter setting out how you meet the selection criteria, a curriculum vitae including full list of publications, a statement of research interests and the contact details of two referees as part of your online application.  (NOTE: Applicants are responsible for contacting their referees and making sure that their letters are received by the closing date).

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online.  To apply for this post and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below

Only applications received before 12:00 noon UK time on Friday 31st January 2020 can be considered.

Committed to equality and valuing diversity.

Contact and application information
Friday, January 31, 2020
Contact name: 
Brenda Willoughby