Postdoctoral Research Associates in Topological Data Analysis

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Salary Range: 

£32,817 - £40,322 p.a.

Appointment Term: 

1 year

Closing Date: 

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 12:00

We invite applications for Postdoctoral Research Associates in Topological Data Analysis to work with Professors Heather Harrington, Helen Byrne, Ulrike Tillmann and Vidit Nanda at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford. Up to two, 1 year fixed term, positions are available (with the possibility of a one year extension).

The successful candidate will perform and manage their own mathematical research and write the results up for publication. They will be a member of the Centre for Topological Data   Analysis at Oxford and participate in the activities of the group. They will provide guidance to junior members of the research group including project students, PhD students, and/or project volunteers.

Applicants will have, or be close to completing, a PhD in topology, data science, network science or a mathematical modelling discipline together with the ability to manage their own academic research and associated activities and excellent communication skills.

Please direct informal enquiries to the Recruitment Administrator (email:, quoting vacancy reference 143626.

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 Wednesday 18 December 2019 can be considered.

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