Research Associate (Fixed Term)

University of Cambridge
December 01, 2023
Offerd Salary:£36,024-£44,263
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Contract Type:Fixed-term: The fund
Working Time:Negotigation
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Research Associate (Fixed Term)

A position exists for a 6-month Research Associate position in Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, University of Cambridge. The position will be funded by the Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics. The post holder will work within the Algebraic Geometry group of Dr Dhruv Ranganathan.

Duties include developing and conducting individual and collaborative research objectives, proposals and projects. The post holder will be encouraged to pursue their own research objectives in parallel with those of the group. You may be asked to provide mentorship for PhD and master's students within the group, and plan and deliver seminars on your research area.

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Mathematics and experience in Algebraic Geometry and nearby areas.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 6 months in the first instance.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

Please indicate the contact details of two academic referees on the online application form and upload a full curriculum vitae and a description of your recent research (not to exceed three pages). Please ensure that at least one of your referees is contactable at any time during the selection process, and is made aware that they will be contacted by the Mathematics HR Office Administrator to request that they upload a reference for you to our Web Recruitment System; and please encourage them to do so promptly.

Informal inquiries can be made by contacting Dhruv Ranganathan at [email protected]

Please quote reference LF38917 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society. We particularly welcome applicants from women and from candidates from a BME background for this vacancy as they are currently under-represented at this level in our department.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.


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13 October 2023

Closing date

1 December 2023

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