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JOB OPENING: POSTDOCTORAL POSITION, GRANTS MARIA ZAMBRANO

2021/06/21  |  projects

JOB OPENING: POSTDOCTORAL POSITION, GRANTS MARIA ZAMBRANO

We support a postdoctoral position in the framework of the María Zambrano program of the Spanish Ministry of Universities (press note; official publication). The successful applicant will work with Prof. M. Ángeles Serrano and Prof. Marián Boguñá at the Department of Condensed Matter Physics of the University of Barcelona and UB Institute of Complex Systems (UBICS).

   

The topic:

The discovery and understanding of the hidden geometry of complex networks have become fundamental problems within Network Science giving place to the field of Network Geometry. The candidate is expected to work on fundamental problems of network geometry and network science.
 

Requirements:

- A PhD in physics, mathematics, computer science, computer/electronic engineering, or other relevant discipline is expected.
- Postdoctoral experience of at least 24 months in a university or research institution different from where the PhD was obtained.
- Expertise in complex networks
- Excellent software development skills
- Excellent communication skills, verbal and written (English)


Application process:

Interested applicants are requested to submit

- a Curriculum Vitae including relevant publications and the name and contact details of 2 referees
- an expression of interest including an statement about the adequacy of the candidate to the research group.

We are now in the preliminary phase of pre-selecting candidates. The final selection process will be made by the University of Barcelona among candidates supported by UB research groups. The official call is expected to be opened at the beginning of July.

We promote diversity and equal opportunities, minorities in science are encouraged to apply.

Queries about this position should be sent to marian.boguna@ub.edu or marian.serrano@ub.edu