The Group of Mathematical Physics of the University of Lisbon (http://gfm.cii.fc.ul.pt/en), Portugal, invites applications for two research post-doctoral positions in Mathematics within the scope of the following Portuguese Science Foundation project:
“Eigenvalues of the Laplacian: analytic, geometric and computational aspects”
Positions are for one year, starting before the end of January 2012. The salary is 17.940 euros/yr (tax free), and there are no teaching duties associated with the position. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Mathematics (or equivalent) obtained preferably after January 1, 2008 and must show very strong research promise in the areas of analysis, geometry and/or numerical analysis within the scope of the above project.
Please send a curriculum vitae, reprints, preprints, dissertation abstract, and a research statement (of no more than 1.000 words) to
Instituto para a Investigação Interdisciplinar da Universidade de Lisboa
Av. Prof. Gama Pinto, 2, 1649-003 Lisboa, Portugal
Three letters of reference should be sent directly to the same address. To ensure full consideration, complete application packages should be received by May 31, 2011, when the review of applications begins.
The Group of Mathematical Physics is devoted to scientific excellence and has been ranked as one of the best Portuguese research units in Mathematics in all international evaluations. The selection of candidates will be performed strictly according to this scientific policy. Additional information about the group and the position may be found at
For any questions regarding the project or the positions please e-mail Prof. Pedro Freitas (email@example.com).