Post-doc positions - Mathematics and computer science in Lyon (labex MILYON)

Labex Milyon
Job Description: 


MILYON (the Laboratoire d'Excellence "Mathématiques et Informatique à Lyon") offers two post-doctoral positions in mathematics and/or computer science starting with the academic year 2012-2013, to be held at the Unité de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées or at the Laboratoire de l'Informatique du Parallélisme (École Normale Supérieure de Lyon), or at the Institut Camille Jordan (Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1).

These are research-only appointments (without teaching). They are typically for two years, with possible renewal for a third year subject to review. The salary will be 2100 euros per month, with benefits including health insurance and social coverage. Funds will also be provided for traveling and inviting collaborators.

Full description:

More information can be found on the website of MILYON (under construction: which contains links to the above three departments. It may be useful to contact the colleagues in Lyon who are closest to your specialty.


For holders of a Ph.D in mathematics or computer science obtained before October 1st, 2012.


Applications must be complete (including all reference letters) by Monday, January 16th, 2012.

How to apply?

Applications must be submitted via the online form (or click here, or here:

Requested items:

- a curriculum vitae;
- a list of publications;
- a scientific project (approximately two pages) specifying members of MILYON with whom you plan to interact primarily;
- two detailed recommendation letters by scientists not members of MILYON;
- a letter from your thesis adviser.

Contact: Francis FILBET

Job Categories: 
Postdoctoral fellowships
Deadline for Application: 
Jan 16 2012