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PhD and Two Postdoctoral Positions at EPFL Lausanne

created by colombom on 06 Sep 2021

Deadline: 30 nov 2021

A PhD position and two two-year postdoctoral positions are available in a field related to Partial Differential Equations, Calculus of Variations, and Geometric Measure Theory, with particular emphasis on fluid dynamics, transport equations with rough vector fields, free boundary problems, optimal transport, regularity theory of PDEs. The candidates are expected to work in the group of Prof. Colombo and are expected to start between January and September 2022. Candidates are invited to apply by email to the addresses ariane.cordonier@epfl.ch and, in cc, maria.colombo@epfl.ch .

The email, with title “PhD Application AMCV” or “Postdoc Application AMCV”, should include the following documents as pdf attachments:

1) CV with (possibly) list of publications;

2) for the PhD application: evaluations of university exams;

3) for the PhD application: current and future study project, including for instance a short description of the master thesis and research directions (max 3 pages);

4) for the postdoc application: research statement on current and planned research (max 6 pages).

In addition, candidates should provide in the email the list of at most 3 referees, willing to write a letter of recommendation; a few candidates will then be requested to ask their referees to send a recommendation letter directly to maria.colombo@epfl.ch .

Applications will be evaluated starting from September 15th.

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