Faculty of Science
The Faculty of Science
has a student body of around 7,000, as well as 1,600 members of staff working in education, research or support services. Researchers and students at the Faculty of Science are fascinated by every aspect of how the world works, be it elementary particles, the birth of the universe or the functioning of the brain.
The Korteweg-de Vries Instituut voor Wiskunde (KdV Institute) is the mathematical research institute of the Faculty of Science of the Universiteit van Amsterdam. The KdV Institute offers a stimulating scientific environment in which research focuses mainly within the research programmes (1) Algebra, Geometry and Mathematical Physics, (2) Pure, Applied and Numerical Analysis, (3) Stochastics, and (4) Discrete Mathematics & Quantum Information. It also provides the lecturers and instructors for the mathematics teaching within the Science faculty.
The KdV Institute participates in the NWO research clusters GQT, STAR, NDNS+ and DIAMANT and in the Gravity programme NETWORKS. There is formal (and informal) cooperation with the Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI), the VU University, and with Eurandom in Eindhoven. KdVI counts about 50 staff members and 50 PhD students and postdocs.
Do you recognize yourself in the job profile? Then we look forward to receiving your application by March 17th 2024
. Interviews for this position will likely be held in the week of April 8th. You can apply online by using the link below.
Applications in .pdf should include:
- One pdf: a motivation letter with two names and email addresses of possible references
- One pdf: CV, including a list of publications and preprints (all in one document)
Please mention the months (not just years) in your CV when referring to your education and work experience.
A knowledge security check can be part of the selection procedure.
(for details: National knowledge security guidelines