Postdoctoral researchers in mathematics

The research group in Random Matrix Theory, Stochastic Models and Analysis at the Department of Mathematics is offering two two-year post-doctoral positions. The positions are financed by grants from the Swedish Research Council (VR) and the Göran Gustafsson Foundation (KTH/UU). The main duty is research within the field of the group or related areas. A limited amount of teaching may be part of the duties. One position will be with Maurice Duits as mentor and the other with Kevin Schnelli.

The positions are time limited, full time, two-year postdoc positions starting July 1, 2019 or later.  Last application date: 09. Jan. 2019, 11:59PM CET.

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A PhD degree, awarded (or planned to be awarded before the commencement of the position) in mathematics or related areas is a requirement. Candidates cannot have their PhD degrees from KTH. We seek a candidate with a strong background in parts of mathematics relevant to the research activity of the group. The successful applicant should be strongly motivated, have the capability to work independently as well as in collaboration with members of the research group, and have good communication skills. No skills in Swedish are required. 

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The application should contain:

  • a Curriculum Vitae with a list of publications
  • a description of the candidate’s research and a motivation for the applicant’s interest in the position. The applicant may indicate an interest in one of the potential supervisors
  • up to three letters of recommendation submitted directly by the letter writers by email to with S-2018-1618 in the subject line

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Job location: 
KTH Department of Mathematics
Lindstedsvagen 25
10044 Stockholm
Contact and application information
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Contact name: 
Kevin Schnelli