The topology group of the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral position in algebraic topology from 1 September 2012 through 31 August 2014.
In addition to research, duties of the future postdoc will include teaching within the framework of the Mathematics Section of the EPFL.
EPFL salaries are highly competitive (currently approximately 80000 Swiss francs per year before taxes). The topology group has considerable travel money available for postdocs, as well as a generous budget for inviting guests throughout the year.
Candidates must have completed their PhD no earlier than 2008 and have shown promise of research excellence in algebraic topology.
Applications, including curriculum vitae, publication list, research plan, and three reference letters, must be submitted on-line by 15 December 2011 at
Applications may be submitted in French or in English.