Postdoctoral Research Associate
The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Durham University invites applications for two 3-year postdoctoral fellowships beginning in October 2022. The successful candidate will work with Dr Mathew Bullimore and Dr Iñaki García Etxebarria as part of the Simons Collaboration on Global Categorical Symmetries. This is a joint physics and mathematics research program focussed on the interplay between quantum field theory, topology, higher category theory, and representation theory.
Further information about the collaboration and its research activities can be found on the website: http://scgcs.berkeley.edu.
Postdoctoral members of the collaboration will have the opportunity to make extended visits to other collaboration sites, to contribute to numerous joint research activities, and participate in collaboration workshops and summer schools.
Relationships and Contacts
The jobs are full time Postdoctoral Research Associates to work as part of the Simons Collaboration on Global Categorical Symmetries in the Department of Mathematical Sciences. Interaction and exchanges of ideas will take place mainly with the members of the collaboration and with other members of the Departments of Mathematical Sciences.