Post Doctoral Fellow
Faculty of Science
School of Mathematics and Statistics
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Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Fellow to work on an ARC Discovery Project awarded to Chief Investigators Assoc. Prof. Thanh Tran (UNSW Australia) and Prof. Beniamin Goldys (University of Sydney). The project is entitled “Novel approaches for problems with uncertainties”.

About the role

  • A$86K – A$92K per year (plus 9.5% superannuation and leave loading)
  • 1 Year fixed term with possibility for extension subject to availability of funding
  • Full-time position. No teaching is required
  • Research in a collaborative research team involving the School of Mathematics and Statistics at UNSW Australia, the University of Sydney, the University of York, UK, Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen, Germany, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany, and the University of Oviedo, Spain

About you

Although experience in the following areas of mathematics is preferred, candidates with strong qualifications in a relevant field of mathematics are encouraged to apply and will be carefully considered:

1.        Numerical partial differential equations

2.        Stochastic partial differential equations

The successful applicant will play a leading role within a collaborative research team and, in collaboration with other team members, is expected to publish in leading international journals.

Applicants should have a PhD degree or be very close to completing one. Women and people from equity groups are encouraged to apply.

Applicants may be required to undergo pre-employment checks prior to appointment to this role. Applicants should systematically address the selection criteria in their applications.

For more information, please contact:

Associate Professor Thanh Tran
Phone: +61 2 9385 7041

Applications close: 23 March 2016

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