Two postdocs in mathematics

KTH Royal Institute of Technology | Stockholm, Sweden


The focus group in Random matrix theory, stochastic models and analysis at the Department of Mathematics is offering 1 or 2 post-doctoral positions. The positions are financed by the ERC consolidator grant PiRaT. The main duty is research within the field of the group or related areas. A limited amount of teaching and some administration may be part of the duties. The positions will be with Maurice Duits as a mentor. For more information about the focus group see the Homepage for RMSMA: What we offer - The environment at KTH includes a vibrant activity in random matrix theory and stochastic models. - A position at a leading technical university that generates knowledge and skills for a sustainable future. - Engaged and ambitious colleagues along with a creative, international and dynamic working environment. - Help to relocate and be settled in Sweden and at KTH. Read more about it here: Qualifications Requirements - A doctoral degree or an equivalent foreign degree, this eligibility requirement must be met no later than the time the employment decision is made. Preferred qualifications - A doctoral degree or an equivalent foreign degree, obtained within the last three years prior to the application deadline.  - We seek a candidate with a strong background in parts of mathematics relevant to the research activity of the group. - The successful applicant should be strongly motivated, have the capability to work independently as well as in collaboration with members of the research group, and have good communication skills. - No skills in Swedish are required. - Research expertise. - Teaching abilities. - Awareness of diversity and equal opportunity issues, with specific focus on gender equality. Great emphasis will be placed on personal competency. Trade union representatives - You will find contact information to trade union representatives at KTH's webpage: Application Log into KTH's recruitment system in order to apply to this position. You are the main responsible to ensure that your application is complete according to the ad. - CV including a list of publications. - Copy of diplomas and grades from your previous university studies. Translations into English or Swedish if the original documents have not been issued in any of these languages. - A description of the candidate’s research and a motivation for the applicant’s interest in the position. - Up to three letters of recommendation submitted directly by the letter writers by email to with S-2022-1912 in the subject line. Your complete application must be received at KTH no later than the last day of application, midnight CET/CEST (Central European Time/Central European Summer Time). About the employment - The position offered is for, at the most, three years. - A position as a postdoctoral fellow is a time-limited qualified appointment focusing mainly on research, intended as a first career step after a dissertation. Others - Striving towards gender equality, diversity and equal conditions is both a question of quality for KTH and a given part of our values. - We firmly decline all contact with staffing and recruitment agencies and job ad salespersons. Disclaimer: In case of discrepancy between the Swedish original and the English translation of the job announcement, the Swedish version takes precedence.

Last updated: 28 October 2022

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