The school of Applied Mathematics (EMAp), of the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is hiring two postdoctoral researchers in Applied Mathematics.
We invite potential candidates to apply for a two-year post-doctorate position (possibly renewable for one year) with a monthly fellowship of BRL 10.000,00. The positions are intended for young researchers working on Applied and/or Computational Mathematics. Some areas of interest are:
Control Theory
Stochastic Optimization
Mathematical Finance
Financial Risk Management
Stochastic Analysis
Data Science
Some recent publications of members of the department can be found here:
Candidates must have completed their doctoral degree after March 31, 2014 or are about to complete it. A PhD degree is required by the starting date of the contract.
Applications should be sent to the email until July 15th, 2018; including the following information:
research plan
publication list
curriculum vitae (containing, at least, birth date, institution and date of doctoral degree, thesis title and advisor’s name)
Candidates must indicate at least 3 names and e-mails from researchers to send letters of recommendation.
The postdoctoral researchers are expected to focus on scientific research, but also to participate in teaching.
The decision will be announced on August 15, 2018. The selected candidates should start their activities at EMAp between September 2018 and March 2019.
Further inquiries should be addressed to