About the University
The University of Luxembourg aspires to be one of Europe’s most highly regarded universities with a distinctly international and interdisciplinary character .
It fosters the cross-fertilisation of research and teaching , is relevant to its country, is known worldwide for its research and teaching in targeted areas, and is establishing itself as an innovative model for contemporary European Higher Education.
The University s core asset is its well-connected world-class academic staff which will attract the most motivated, talented and creative students and young researchers who will learn to enjoy taking up challenges and develop into visionary thinkers able to shape society.
The Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine (FSTM) contributes multidisciplinary expertise in the fields of Mathematics , Physics , Engineering , Computer Science , Life Sciences and Medicine .
Through its dual mission of teaching and research, the FSTM seeks to generate and disseminate knowledge and train new generations of responsible citizens, in order to better understand, explain and advance society and environment we live in.
Develop independent research and participate in a research project on the geometry of convex domains in hyperbolic manifolds.
Limited participation in the teaching missions of the Mathematics Department (at most 70h / year). Participation in the research activities of the Mathematics department (seminars, reading groups, etc).
Candidates should have a recent PhD (to be obtained at the beginning of the contract) and excellent
research potential with research interests in low-dimensional geometry and topology, geometric analysis, or related areas in mathematics or possibly mathematical physics.
Experience in hyperbolic geometry, Teichmüller theory, geometric analysis, or the study of geometric structures or representations varieties is a plus.
Knowledge of English is required, French or German will be considered a plus.
Applications should be submitted online and include :
Review of applications will begin on February 15, 2021 and will continue until the positions are filled.