Research Associate in Number Theory ACAD100610
School of Mathematics
£34223 - £38522 per annum
Applications are invited for the position of Research Assistant in
Number Theory, to conduct research related to the EPSRC programme grant
``L-functions and modular forms'' held by Dr Andrew Booker, Prof Brian
Conrey and Prof Jon Keating. The project lies in number theory, with a
focus on computational aspects of L-functions and modular forms.
The position is tenable for a period of 36 months with an anticipated
start date of summer or autumn 2014. Multiple positions may be available.
Applicants should have completed a PhD in a subject close to number
theory or algebraic geometry and have a demonstrable track record in one
of these subjects. The ideal candidate will also have some expertise
The successful candidate will demonstrate clear evidence of outstanding
promise and originality and will have a high degree of self-motivation.
The applicant is also expected to demonstrate excellent verbal and
written communication skills.
The School of Mathematics is one of the leading centres for research and
teaching in mathematical sciences in the UK, and offers a stimulating
and friendly environment with first-rate facilities. The successful
candidate will be appointed to the Research Assistant Grade J position,
according to qualifications and experience.
The appointment is fixed term for 36 months and subject to the
University's standard probationary procedures.
The University of Bristol is committed to equality and we value the diversity of our staff and students.
To apply please visit our web site at www.bris.ac.uk/jobs enter the vacancy number into the job search and follow the link to the on line application process.
The closing date for applications is 15 January 2014.