Postdoctoral researcher in Dynamical Systems

Department of Mathematics, University of Zagreb, invites applications for one postdoctoral research position within the project Dynamical and Ergodic Properties of Maps on Surfaces, a research grant funded by Croatian Science Foundation. More details about the project can be found on the web page

Starting date: October 1, 2020.

Duration of the contract: Two years

Duties: The candidate would work in one of the following two areas of research, depending on the interest and the applicant's background:
• Topologycal dynamical systems
• Symbolic dynamics
More about research topics can be found on the PI web page where the relevant recent publications are available.

Salary: gross 13500 HRK (approx. 1500 EUR), net approx. 7500 HRK (approx. 1000 EUR).

Eligibility: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline, proven ability to perform collaborative research and experience of publishing in high-quality journals. Good knowledge in dynamical systems, hyperbolic dynamics, symbolic dynamics and/or topology is essential. Fluency in English, both written and spoken, is mandatory.

Application: In order to apply, applicants need to submit the following documents (in PDF format) to sonja (at) (Sonja Štimac):
• an application letter in which applicants describe their research interests in relation to the advertised postdoctoral position,
• curriculum vitae (with a detailed research record and the list of publications),
• letters of recommendation or the contact details of at least two references.

All questions concerning the PostDoc position should be directly addressed to sonja (at)


Job location: 
Department of Mathematics, Bijenicka cesta 30
10000 Zagreb
Contact and application information
Monday, August 31, 2020
Contact name: 
Sonja Stimac
Contact email: 

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