Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Harmonic Analysis Level A or B

Sydney, Australia
21 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
19 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Salary Package: (Level A, Step 6 (PhD)) from $91,991 to $$98, 588 OR Level B from to $103, 914 to $122,947 p.a., plus 17% employer superannuation and annual leave loading.
  • Appointment Type: Full-time, fixed term up to 2 years. (successful candidate to commence as soon as possible)
  • Macquarie University (North Ryde) location

The Role

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is looking to appoint an outstanding mathematician who has a strong research interest and growing reputation in harmonic analysis and related fields such as complex analysis and partial differential equations. The successful candidate will work on the Australian Research Council Discovery Project Grant “Harmonic analysis: function spaces and partial differential equations” and will collaborate with Prof Xuan Duong and other members of the Macquarie Analysis group to advance the scientific program supported by this grant. Applications from candidates with expertise in the area of harmonic analysis related to the project are particularly encouraged

The successful candidate will be expected to make a vigorous contribution in the overall activities of research on the topics of the grant, to present research progress regularly at the Analysis Seminar and to publish papers in well-regarded mathematical journals. Where appropriate the appointee may also be asked to assist with the mathematical supervision of PhD research students.

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The newly merged Department of Mathematics and Statistics represents a continuation of the traditions of the disciplines of Applied Mathematics, Pure Mathematics and Statistics at Macquarie University and has seen significant growth in the area of applied mathematics over the past several years. This position is a continuation of that growth. Click here for more information about the Department.

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To Apply

To be considered for this position, please apply online by submitting your cv, and must respond to the selection criteria below in a separate document or in your covering letter as part of the application process. Level of appointment will be subject to qualifications and experience.


  • A PhD awarded or submitted in harmonic analysis or a closely related area of mathematics
  • A demonstrated ability to conduct successful research and to publish in mathematics journals
  • Experience of presenting research results at scientific meetings
  • Good written and oral communication skills


  • A background in areas of harmonic analysis and related topics, including but not limited to complex analysis and partial differential equations, especially those related to the grant.

Specific Role Enquiries: Prof Xuan Duong via e-mail or phone +61 2 9850 8948 or Dr Ji Li via e-mail or phone +61 2 9850 6146

General Enquiries: Anne Kumanan, HR Officer,

Applications Close: Friday 19th April 2019 at 11:55 pm EST

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