Applications are invited for 1 PhD thesis position in
Geometric group theory.
Research keywords: Gromov's hyperbolic groups, relatively and lacunary hyperbolic groups,
residually finite groups, coarse amenability and coarse embeddings, random groups, sofic and
Positions are available initially for 1 year with a possible extension for up to 3 years in total,
starting on October 1, 2011 (or soon after). There is no teaching load. Applicants for the
postdoc position should have recently obtained or expect to receive a PhD in mathematics,
and should demonstrate excellent potential in research and teaching in Geometric group
Applications (including curriculum vitae, list of publications, a research plan, names of
references with their e-mail addresses) must be sent by email in PDF format to
firstname.lastname@example.org by July 3, 2011.
Please note that due to the large number of applications we usually receive, only shortlisted
candidates will be contacted.