Back to search results

Postdoctoral Research Assistants in Topological Data Analysis (2 posts)

University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute

Location: Oxford
Salary: £32,236 to £39,609
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 7th November 2018
Closes: 10th December 2018
Job Ref: 137918

University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute, Andrew Wiles Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford

Grade 7: £32,236 - £39,609 p.a.

We invite applications for two Postdoctoral Research Assistant positions, to work with Professor Ulrike Tillmann and Dr Heather Harrington at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford. These are full-time, 3 year fixed-term positions and are funded by EPSRC.

The successful candidate will be a member of the Centre for Topological Data Analysis and carry out research and assist in organising activities relevant to this group. The successful candidate will provide guidance to junior members of the research group including project students, PhD students, and/or project volunteers. They will also be given the opportunity to undertake teaching which will not exceed 3 hours per week for 24 weeks per annum.

Applicants will be expected to have, or be close to completing, a PhD in topology, data science or a related discipline. Possess sufficient specialist knowledge in algebraic topology, data analysis, statistics or mathematical biology to work within established research programmes of the centre for topological data analysis together with the ability to manage their own academic research and associated activities.

Please direct informal enquiries to the Recruitment Administrator at the link below, quoting vacancy reference 137918.

Applicants should read the job description before writing their application. You will be required to upload a letter setting out how you meet the selection criteria, a curriculum vitae including full list of publications, a statement of research interests and the contact details of two referees as part of your online application. (NOTE: Applicants are responsible for contacting their referees and making sure that their letters are received by the closing date).

Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Monday 10 December 2018 can be considered.

We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:

Subject Area(s):


Job tools
More jobs from University of Oxford

Show all jobs for this employer …

More jobs like this
Join in and follow us

Browser Upgrade Recommended has been optimised for the latest browsers.

For the best user experience, we recommend viewing on one of the following:

Google Chrome Firefox Microsoft Edge