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  • No. of Vacancy: N/A
  • Job Location: Trondheim, Norway
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Salary: N/A
  • Gender: Any
  • Age Limit: N/A
  • Experience: N/A
  • Career level: Mid-Senior level
  • Posted On: Jan 7, 2019
  • Application Deadline: Feb 7, 2019

Job Description/Responsibility

  • Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (IE)
    Department of Mathematical Sciences (IMF)
  • A postdoctoral fellowship in analysis is available at the Department of Mathematical Sciences at NTNU. The successful candidate will be offered a two-year position, but the Department may offer an extension up to one year with teaching duties. The work place will be in Trondheim.
  • About the research project
  • The position is part of the project “Combinatorial methods in Mathematical analysis”, funded by The Research Council of Norway. The main topics of the project are harmonic analysis and its applications to partial differential equations, including discrete models, nonharmonic Fourier analysis and discrepancy theory, analysis of Dirichlet series and analytic number theory. The candidate is expected to conduct research in one of these areas and collaborate with other researchers on the project.
  • Qualifications
  • The postdoctoral fellow must hold a PhD within a discipline relevant to the project, like complex or harmonic analysis, partial differential equations, number theory. PhD students in their last year are also invited to apply; employment will then be postponed until the PhD degree is finished.
  • Applicants who do not master a Scandinavian language must provide evidence of good English language skills, written and spoken (equivalent to a TOEFL score of 600 or more).
  • The application
  • The application must include the following:
  • CV which includes information about education background, work experience, and a full list of publications with bibliographical references
  • A short research plan written together with at least one of the permanent members of the analysis group participating in the project (Bondarenko, Grepstad, Lyubarskii, Malinnikova, Seip)
  • Contact information for two references.
  • Documentation of fluency in the English language.
  • Other documents which the applicant would find relevant may also be included, such as information about teaching experience, testimonials and certificates.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Applications are to be submitted electronically through this page. Preferably, the attachments should be submitted as a single pdf file.
  • Terms of employment
  • The position adheres to the Norwegian Government’s policy of balanced ethnicity, age and gender. NTNU wishes to increase the number of women in its workforce, and female candidates are therefore encouraged to apply.
  • The appointment is to be made in accordance with the regulations for State Employees and Civil Servants in Norway. The candidate must adhere to regulations that concern changes and developments within the discipline and/or the organizational changes concerning activities at NTNU.
  • The position as postdoctoral fellow follows code 1352, and is remunerated at level 57 on the Norwegian government salary scale, with a gross salary of NOK 490 500 a year. A pension contribution of 2% of the salary will be deducted as an obligatory premium to the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund.
  • Under Section 25 of the Freedom of Information Act, information about the applicant may be made public even if the applicant has requested not to have his or her name entered on the list of applicants.

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For further information, please contact: Eugenia Malinnikova ( ).

About the Company

Company Name: Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Company Profile: NTNU has the main responsibility for higher education in technology in Norway, and it is the country’s premier institution for the education of engineers. The university offers several programmes of professional study and a broad academic curriculum in the natural sciences, social sciences, teacher education, humanities, medicine and health sciences, economics, finance and administration, as well as architecture and the arts.

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