Researcher in random matrix theory and integrable systems

Country: Sweden;

City: Stockholm

Vacancy added: 10.10.2018

Employer: KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Resumes due: 15.11.2018


KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy.


Job description

A research position in the area of random matrix theory and integrable systems is offered within the KTH mathematics department. The project will involve research of the topics mentioned above and will take place under the supervision of Dr. Jonatan Lenells. The project, which runs for a maximum of two years, could also involve the study of other topics consistent with the research interests of the supervisor.


A PhD degree in mathematics is a requirement. We seek a candidate with a strong background in one or some of the following areas: random matrix theory, statistical models, partial differential equations, integrable systems, complex analysis, Riemann-Hilbert problems, Riemann surfaces. 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.

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Type of employment: Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type: Full time
First day of employment: According to agreement
Salary: Monthly salary
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
City: Stockholm
County: Stockholms län
Country: Sweden
Reference number: S-2018-1479

  1. Jonatan Lenells,

Published: 2018-10-09
Last application date: 2018-11-15

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