Postdoctoral Research Positions in Mathematics (Algebraic Number Theory and Its Applications to Communications and Storage)

Aalto University, School of Science, Department of mathematics and systems analysis
Job Description: 

The Algebra and Combinatorics research group in the Department of Mathematics and Systems analysis is presently seeking to hire 1-3 postdoctoral researchers in the field of algebraic number theory and its applications to communications and storage. For more information on the department's research fields in general and the department itself, please see

The positions are fixed term for the maximum period of two years, starting at the latest by September 1st, 2012. Candidates are required to hold a PhD degree before the start of the contract in order to qualify. Successful candidates will carry out research in collaboration with the Algebra and Combinatorics research group active at the department, with some teaching included. The salary is competitive, determined based on experience and qualifications, including occupational health and social security benefits.

The application should include at least

-Cover letter justifying why the candidate is suitable for working in this research group
-Short description of previous research and teaching experience

The applications should be in English, addressed to 'Camilla Hollanti and the research group', and e-mailed to by
Tuesday, March 20th 2012.

For further information, please contact:
HR Coordinator Janna Ahtiainen, (in recruitment process questions and practical issues)
or Camilla Hollanti (research areas, and departmental information). Our e-mails follow the form “”.

Job Categories: 
Universities and colleges
Postdoctoral fellowships
Deadline for Application: 
Mar 20 2012