Full time, fixed term position for 1 year, with a possible extension to 2 years.
Applications are invited from candidates for a one-year position, with possible extension to 2 years to work within the Warwick Geometric Analysis group, directed by Professor Peter Topping and funded by EPSRC.
You will have experience of, and strong research potential in, some of the following areas: Geometric analysis, geometric flows, nonlinear partial differential equations and differential geometry. Candidates who have contributed to recent developments in Ricci flow or mean curvature flow will be favoured.
Applications via the HR website should include a CV and list of publications. Candidates may include a research statement with their application. All applicants should also ensure that their three referees send their references by email to Alison Glendinning, Departmental Secretary, Mathematics Institute, University of Warwick at MathematicsPA@warwick.ac.uk by the closing date.
If you have not yet been awarded your PhD but are near submission or have recently submitted your PhD, any offers of employment will be made as Research Assistant on level 5 of the University grade structure (£30,046). Upon successful award of your PhD and evidence of this fact, you will be promoted to Research Fellow on the first point of level 6 of the University grade structure (£30,942 pa).
To contribute to the research climate within the relevant departments and to further their international standing by conducting high-quality relevant research.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
To work collaboratively within the Warwick Geometric Analysis group, with other researchers and senior investigators on the project.
To establish a sound research base in order to pursue individual and collaborative research of high quality, consistent with making a substantial research contribution in line with the departmental objectives of maintaining their world-class research performance.
To attend and present research findings and papers at academic and professional conferences, and to contribute to the external visibility of the department.
Administration and Other Activities
To participate in the teaching, supervision, assessment and examination of students of the University.
To participate in relevant professional activities, such as departmental research seminars.
To participate in the organisation of research workshops and other events.
The duties and responsibilities outlined are not intended to be an exhaustive list but to provide guidance on the main aspects of the job. The post holder will be required to be flexible in their duties.