Postdoctoral positions in Contact and Symplectic Topology

Université Libre de Bruxelles
Job Description: 

Two postdoctoral positions will be available at the Department of Mathematics, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, in the research team on contact and symplectic topology led by Frédéric Bourgeois. These positions will start on October 1st, 2010 for a duration of 2 years. These are research positions, so that there are no teaching duties.

Preference will be given to applicants familiar with holomorphic curves techniques, contact homology/SFT, Legendrian submanifolds, and/or
generating families.

Applicants should send the following documents in an email to with the title "application postdoc contact and symplectic topology" :

  • curriculum vitae,
  • list of publications,
  • research report and research project (max 4 pages),
  • coordinates of 2 academic referees.

Applicants should also ask their referees to directly send their recommendation letter by email to the same address, with the title "recommendation letter for <applicant name>".
The deadline to send the above material (including the recommendation letters) is February 15th, 2010.

For more information about these positions and their research environment, please contact Frédéric Bourgeois (

See also

Job Categories: 
Postdoctoral fellowships
Deadline for Application: 
Feb 15 2010