Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Additive Combinatorics and related areas

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Salary Range: 

£32,236 - £39,609 p.a.

Appointment Term: 

Fixed-term until 31st July 2021

Closing Date: 

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 12:00


We invite applications for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant position, to work with Professor Ben Green at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford. This is a full-time, fixed term position until 31st July 2021 and funded by the Simons Foundation.

The successful candidate will be a member of a research group with responsibility for carrying out research as part of the project.  Candidates with research expertise in additive combinatorics or a related area are encouraged to apply.  They will also be given the opportunity to undertake teaching which will not exceed 3 hours per week for 24 weeks per annum.

Applicants will be expected to have, or be close to completing, a PhD in mathematics or a related discipline; possess sufficient specialist knowledge in the discipline to work within established research programmes and the ability to manage their own academic research and associated activities.

Please direct informal enquiries to the Recruitment Administrator (email:, quoting vacancy reference 137547.

Applicants should read the job description before writing their application. You will be required to upload a letter setting out how you meet the selection criteria, a curriculum vitae including full list of publications, a statement of research interests and the contact details of two referees as part of your online application.  (NOTE: Applicants are responsible for contacting their referees and making sure that their letters are received by the closing date).

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online.  To apply for this post and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below:

Only applications received before 12:00 noon UK time on Friday 9th November 2018 can be considered.

Committed to equality and valuing diversity.

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