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Position: Research Fellow
Institution: University College London
Department: Department of Mathematics
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: The responsibilities of the post will include: carrying out vigorous, high-level research on the project and related questions, submitting publications regularly in refereed journals; participating in local seminars and in national and international conferences as well as making as active contribution to the research life of the department, including participating in local seminars and study groups
Requirements: Candidates should either have a PhD or equivalent qualification in mathematics and/or theoretical physics, or should be finalising their PhD or waiting for their viva date. They should have a proven track record of research of research in algebraic geometry or a related field, and excellent skills in communicating mathematics, both written and oral. It is highly desirable that they have in-depth knowledge of at least one of the following areas: derived categories of coherent sheaves, geometric invariant theory, matrix factorizations, non-commutative resolutions. Candidates should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral
   
Text: Research Fellow, - Ref:1834583 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Department of Mathematics Location of position London Grade 7 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) £35,965 - £40,062 per annum Duties and Responsibilities The Department has internationally recognised research groups in pure and applied analysis; fluid mechanics; mathematical physics; geometry and topology; algebra, number theory and combinatorics; mathematical modelling in biology, finance, industry and society. Applications are invited for a full-time Research Fellow position to work with Dr Ed Segal, on the ERC funded project Birational Geometry, B-branes and Artin Stacks. The project is a mixture of algebraic geometry, homological algebra, and non-commutative algebra, with connections to high-energy physics. The responsibilities of the post will include: carrying out vigorous, high-level research on the project and related questions, submitting publications regularly in refereed journals; participating in local seminars and in national and international conferences as well as making as active contribution to the research life of the department, including participating in local seminars and study groups. The start date must be between 1 January 2020 and 1 September 2020. The post is funded until 31 August 2022 in the first instance. Key Requirements Candidates should either have a PhD or equivalent qualification in mathematics and/or theoretical physics, or should be finalising their PhD or waiting for their viva date. They should have a proven track record of research of research in algebraic geometry or a related field, and excellent skills in communicating mathematics, both written and oral. It is highly desirable that they have in-depth knowledge of at least one of the following areas: derived categories of coherent sheaves, geometric invariant theory, matrix factorizations, non-commutative resolutions. Candidates should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral. Please note: Appointment at Grade 7 is dependent on award and confirmation of a PhD (or equivalent). If this is not the case, initial appointment will be at Research Assistant Grade 6B, point 26 (salary £33,194 per annum inclusive of London Allowance) with payment at Grade 7 being backdated to the date of final submission of the PhD thesis. Further Details A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the Apply Now button below. If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Adrianna Mickiewicz (a.mickiewicz@ucl.ac.uk). Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Ed Segal (e.segal@ucl.ac.uk) We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level. We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible. Closing Date 8 Dec 2019 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date Planned for December Our department holds an Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of our commitment and demonstrable impact in advancing gender equality. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. Further Particulars Apply Now
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