Two 2 or 3 year positions financed by the ERC RaConTeich are open
ERC starting grant RaConTeich (number 101116694)
Principal Investigator : Yilin WANG
Duration: 2 years (with possible extension by 1 year)
IHES offers two 2-year postdoctoral position, with a possible extension of 1 year, in mathematics beginning September 2024 and funded by the ERC grant of Professor Yilin WANG.
All candidates working on Schramm-Loewner evolution, Liouville quantum gravity, Liouville conformal field theory, random surfaces, analysis of determinants of Laplacians, stochastic analysis on manifolds (finite and infinite-dimensional), stochastic gradient flow, hyperbolic geometry, geometric function theory, complex analysis, quasiconformal mappings, Teichmuller theory are encouraged to apply.
Candidates holding a PhD in Mathematics.
The selection will be based on the excellence of previous scientific achievements and the quality of the scientific project.
The IHES scientific environment provides superb conditions for research in mathematics and theoretical physics.
The position will be covered by a competitive package funded by the ERC including:
– a salary and full health coverage
– housing in the IHES residence
– access to the cafeteria for lunch Monday through Friday
– funds to participate in scientific events related to the project.
Applications should be sent online and include: the application form duly completed, a CV, a list of publications, a description of research project and future plans as well as 2 or 3 letters of recommendation.
Deadline for application: 29 November 2023