Post Doctoral Research Associate in Applied Mathematics

Durham, England
11 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


Department Of Mathematical Sciences

Position Type:


Grade 7 (£32,548 - £38,832)

Post Doctoral Research Associate in Applied Mathematics

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Durham University invites applications for a 22-month postdoctoral position in the Analysis and PDEs group, to begin no later than October 2018. The position is funded by Durham University and the EPSRC First grant EP/R013527/1 Designer Microstructure via Optimal Transport Theory. The postdoctoral researcher will be supervised by David Bourne. Applications are encouraged from candidates with a strong background in one or more of the following areas: applied analysis, numerical optimization, inverse problems, optimal transport theory, and the calculus of variations. Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in the University.

Closes midday on: 19-Feb-2018