IMPA opens three postdoctoral fellowships

IMPA is selecting three postdoctoral fellows for 2025. This is a two-year position, which may be renewed for one more year by mutual agreement between IMPA and the fellow. The fellowship provides a tax-free stipend of R$ 9,000.00, accompanied by an additional monthly stipend of R$ 1,000.00 to support academic travels.

The position is open to applicants from all areas of Mathematics, both pure and applied. To be eligible for this position, applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics or related areas, with a thesis defended within the last 10 years or a thesis defense expected by August 2025. It is important to note that former IMPA students will be considered eligible only if their thesis defense was completed more than 3 years before the application opening. 

The selected candidate will have the freedom to pursue their own research program and will be required to teach at least one graduate course per year. Collaboration and engagement with IMPA students and researchers are strongly encouraged. 

Applications for this position should include the items below. 

  • research plan; 
  • list of publications; 
  • curriculum vitae; 
  • the names and contact emails of at least three researchers who have familiarity with the applicant’s work and are able to recommend it. 

The assigned researchers will receive an e-mail message containing the applicant’s information and instructions on how to submit their letter of recommendation. The deadline for submission of applications is November 17th, 2024. Results will be announced by December 2024. The selected candidate is expected to begin his/her activities at IMPA between January and September 2025. 

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