Research Fellow in Mathematical Physics

Melbourne, Australia
14 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
12 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Parkville
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Science
Department/School: School of Mathematics and Statistics
Salary: $72,083 - $97,812 (Level A)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 9.5% super

The Research Fellow in Mathematical Physics is expected to undertake high level research on themes related to the ARC Discovery Project DP190102897 “Matrix product multi-variable polynomials from quantum algebras”, in collaboration with Prof Jan de Gier, A/Prof Paul Zinn-Justin and Drs Alexandr Garbali and Michael Wheeler.

This position aims to expand the theory of multivariate polynomials and develop generalised polynomial families using connections to affine and toroidal algebras.

To be considered for this position you will have a PhD in the mathematical sciences, theoretical physics or equivalent. You will also have demonstrated research excellence evidenced by strong publications, preprints, reference letters and impact in the mathematical sciences community as well as potential to develop national and international research collaborations.

This is a full-time, fixed-term position for 2 years.

PLEASE NOTE The University will only be accepting applications submitted via the MathJobs website.

Position Description

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Applications close: 12 Dec 2019 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time