UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Research Associate / Senior Research Associate in Probability

Location
Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Salary
£32,548 - £36,613 per annum on Grade I or £36,613 - £41,212 per annum on Grade J
Posted
17 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Research Associate / Senior Research Associate in Probability 

Job number            ACAD103103 
Division/School      School of Mathematics 
Contract type         Open ended contract staff 
Working pattern      Full time 
Salary     £32,548 - £36,613 per annum on Grade I or £36,613 - £41,212 per annum on Grade J 
Closing date for applications     15-Feb-2018 
 
The School of Mathematics, University of Bristol is seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Researcher in Probability. The successful applicant will work with Márton Balázs, supported by his EPSRC grant 'Stochastic interacting systems: connections, fluctuations and applications'. The position is available from the 1st March 2018 and is full time, on an open-ended contract with funding available for 36 months.
 
Our School has a vibrant scientific environment with leading researchers, several postdocs and students, high-profile reading groups and seminar series in various fields of Mathematics, including Probability. We take particular care of professional skills development for colleagues in earlier stages of their careers. The post holder will contribute to the research activities of the School, manage their own research agenda with guidance if required, publish their results in strong journals and present them on top international conferences as well as seminars. Prior or very close to the start date, they will have completed a PhD in an area closely related to stochastic processes and demonstrated the ability to conduct world-class research and disseminate results.
 
The School of Mathematics is a supporter of the LMS Good Practice Scheme aiming at advancing women's careers in mathematics and we therefore particularly welcome applications from women for this post. http://www.maths.bris.ac.uk/admin/life/women/ 
 
For further information please contact Márton: https://people.maths.bris.ac.uk/~mb13434/  
 
The closing date for applications is 23.59 on Thursday 15 February 2018.

The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.