Job ID: 170798

Postdoctoral Researchers in the general area of Mathematical Physics / Random Geometry / Conformal Field Theory

Aalto University

  • Nov. 1, 2021
  • Postdoctoral Researchers in the general area of Mathematical Physics / Random Geometry / Conformal Field Theory
  • T302 Dept. Mathematics and Systems Analysis
  • Aalto University

  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Mathematics/Applied Mathematics
Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers, where science and art meet technology and business. We are committed to identifying and solving grand societal challenges and building an innovative future. Aalto has six schools with nearly 11 000 students and a staff of more than 4000, of which 400 are professors. Our main campus is located in Espoo, Finland. Diversity is part of who we are, and we actively work to ensure our community’s diversity and inclusiveness in the future as well. This is why we warmly encourage qualified candidates from all backgrounds to join our community.

The Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis ( is seeking 2-3

Postdoctoral Researchers in the general area of Mathematical Physics / Random Geometry / Conformal Field Theory
to work in the research groups of Profs. Eveliina Peltola and Kalle Kytölä. The positions are offered for 2(+1) years, starting between January and October 2022. The expected starting salary is approximately 3700€/month. The contract includes occupational health care benefits and a holiday bonus.
How to apply:
Please send your application at your earliest convenience as a single PDF file through our online recruitment system via the 'Apply' link.

Your application should include the following documents:
- CV and publication list,
- contact information of two references, one of which is your PhD advisor,
- a short research statement,
- please include a few lines about yourself (and when you would like to start) in the application.
Applicants not yet completed their PhD are requested to include their expected graduation month in their CV, and an additional page comprising their up to date research results in more detail in the research plan.

The review of applications will begin on December 1st, 2021 (first deadline),
and the selection may be done also before the final deadline December 31st, 2021.
For additional information, please contact (eveliina.peltola(at) and (kalle.kytola(at)

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Aalto University reserves the right for justified reasons to leave the position open, to extend the application period, and to consider candidates who have not submitted applications during the application period.
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