3 Nov 2023Job Information
Institute of Mathematics of the Czech Academy of Sciences
Evolution Differential Equations
Recognised Researcher (R2)
4 Dec 2023 - 23:59 (Europe/Prague)
Type of Contract
Hours Per Week
Offer Starting Date
1 May 2024
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?
Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?
The Institute of Mathematics of the Czech Academy of Sciences (IM CAS) is seeking a researcher for the Praemium Academiae project “Fluid-structure interaction problems: mathematical analysis and applications” coordinated by professor Šárka Nečasová and funded by the Czech Academy of Sciences. No teaching is involved.Requirements
PhD or equivalent
We invite applications from candidates who have completed their PhD degree in Mathematics within the last 5 years or will complete their PhD before December 2023. Applicants should have a good background in the theory of partial differential equations and mathematical analysis of fluid mechanics. Knowledge of the modern theory of partial differential equations, strong and weak solutions, and Sobolev spaces is necessary. Some experience with modeling fluid-structure interaction is welcome.
We require verbal and written English communication skills and ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
The successful applicant will be based at the Institute of Mathematics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, and perform mathematical research in the areas of the project. He/she is also expected to take part in activities of the Department of Evolution Differential Equations such as seminars and workshops organized by the group. No teaching is involved.
We offer flexible working hours for scientists. We support female researchers with children by offering possibility of home office contracts and part-time job. The Academy offers the kindergarden for employees' children from 1 to 5 years old. Affordable accommodation is available in the building of the Institute for the first 3-6 months. We offer contribution to lunch expenses.
We invite applications from candidates who have completed their PhD degree in Mathematics within the last 5 years or will complete their PhD before December 2023.
The following documents are required:
2. list of publications
3. motivation letter (may contain a short research statement)
4. two letters of reference
Application for the position must be submitted exclusively using the electronic submission system at
https: // application.math.cas.cz/Positions.html
Publications, as well as other activities and professional achievements, will be judged by the stage of the applicant's career.
Equal opportunities are an integral part of the IM CAS personnel policy. The IM CAS fosters the compatibility of work and family and encourages applications from qualified female researchers. Disabled applicants will be given preference in case of equal qualifications.
Only complete applications (including the letters of reference) received before the deadline (December 4, 2023) will be considered. Online interviews with shortlisted applicants will be scheduled for the week from December 11 to December 15, 2023. All applicants will be notified by December 20, 2023.
Website for additional job details
https: // application.math.cas.cz/Positions.html#page=CALLLISTWork Location(s)
Number of offers available
Institute of Mathematics, Czech Academy of Sciences
Where to apply
https: // application.math.cas.cz/Positions.htmlContact
Žitná 25, 115 67 Praha 1, Czech Republic
+420 222 090 702