Senior Research Associate, Mathematics and Statistics

Lancashire, United Kingdom
£34,804 to £40,322
17 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
08 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Mathematics & Statistics

Salary:   £34,804 to £40,322
Closing Date:   Tuesday 08 October 2019
Interview Date:   To be confirmed

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Senior Research Associate position within the ERC-funded project "Limits of Structures in Algebra and Combinatorics" in the Mathematics and Statistics Department at Lancaster University.

You are expected to hold or be about to receive a PhD degree in mathematics, and have an experience with one or more of the following topics: limits of sparse graphs, ergodic theory of group actions, equidecompositions, von Neumann regular rings. You should have a demonstrable ability to both carry out and publish academic research in pure mathematics. 

For informal enquiries about the project, please contact Lukasz Grabowski (

The position is available for immediate start, and will run for 36 months. Interviews will be carried out shortly after the closing date.

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.