The Fellowship, named after Shiing-Shen Chern, is open to outstanding young mathematicians from around the world, and has especially attractive terms with a total tenure of 3+2 years, starting in 2012.
The successful candidate will have an excellent track record of research in any area of mathematics and will be willing to contribute to the Mathematics section of ICTP by giving and organizing seminars and generally interacting with the permanent scientific staff and visitors.
More information about the Fellowship is available at http://www.ictp.it/media/270190/mathfellowship2012.pdf.
Candidates should apply online at https://onlineapps.ictp.it/ENTER/APPLICANT/MS11.mhtml.
The application will include a detailed CV with full list of publications and a research plan. Moreover, candidates should arrange for three letters of recommendation, to be uploaded directly by the referees (instructions for submission of letters of recommendation will be provided after submission of the online application).