Postdoctoral Fellowships (2021)
ICTP Math Section
math at ictp.it
Mon Sep 28 14:19:29 CEST 2020
Every year ICTP's Mathematics section offers research opportunities for
outstanding mathematicians from developing countries, for short and
long-term visits, as well as postdoctoral fellowships.
Current opportunities include:
Postdoctoral Fellowships are intended for young mathematicians with a
strong research record. Fellows must have completed a PhD in mathematics
prior to the start of their Fellowship. Women are particularly
encouraged to apply. The Fellowships have a 24-month duration with a
possible extension for a further period of 12 months. The starting date
can be negotiated.
Preference will be given to candidates who: 1) will benefit most from
the time spent at ICTP in pursuit of their own research, using the ICTP
facilities and participating in ICTP activities; 2) will interact with
local scientists and visitors and will contribute to the intellectual
vitality of the Centre; and 3) are from, and working in, developing
Successful candidates might be offered a Shiing-Shen Chern Senior
Postdoctoral Fellowship. The Fellowship, named after Shiing-Shen Chern,
has especially attractive terms with a total possible tenure of 3+2 years.
A call for Postdoctoral Fellowships with starting date of September 2021
is now open.
Candidates should apply using the ICTP online application system. They
are required to arrange for the submission of three letters of
recommendation by established researchers. Incomplete applications will
not be considered.
The application deadline is December 10, 2020.
Fellows at the ICTP pursue their own research and participate in an
array of mathematics activities at the network of scientific
institutions in Trieste: ICTP, the International School for Advanced
Studies (SISSA) and the University of Trieste. In addition to research,
responsibilities of this Fellowship include tutorials to Postgraduate
Diploma students, organization of seminars, and other Mathematics
section academic activities.
This Fellowship comes with a tax-free monthly stipend in the range of
EUR 2100 - 2300 (depending on seniority), a travel grant of EUR
2000/year, a pension contribution, additional allowances for family
members, and health insurance with CIGNA Insurance Company.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, ICTP has decided to suspend all visits
until further notice.
E-mail: math at ictp.it
ICTP Mathematics Group
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Strada Costiera no. 11
34151 Trieste, Italy
Tel. no.: +39-040-2240455
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