Research Fellow in Pure Mathematics/Mathematical Physics

 
  • The University of Melbourne
  • Australia, Vic
  • May 7, 2022
Science

Job Description:

Job no: 0055913
Location: Parkville
Role type:
Full time/Fixed-term for 2 years
Faculty:
Faculty of Science
Department/School: School of Mathematics and Statistics
Salary:
Level A – $75,289 – $102,163 p.a. plus 17% super

Founded in 1853, the University of Melbourne is Australia’s #1 university and is consistently ranked amongst the leading universities in the world. We are proud of our people, our commitment to research and teaching excellence, and our global engagement.

About the School of Mathematics and Statistics
The University of Melbourne's School of Mathematics and Statistics is one of Australia's leading mathematics and statistics schools. It has achieved this status through the high quality of its research and teaching programs. The School offers a wide range of subjects to undergraduate and postgraduate students and is involved in aspects of community life that impact on the interests of the School and the discipline.

About the Role
This is a postdoc position, associated to the ARC funded Discovery Project "Proving the Landau-Ginzburg/Conformal Field Theory correspondence" with investigators J. Knapp, D. Murfet and D. Ridout. This is a program that seeks to relate several topics in pure mathematics and mathematical physics. The ideal candidate would bring in expertise relevant to the project which complements that of the other investigators.

In a typical week at work, you may:

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