Calculus of Variations and Geometric Measure Theory

Postdoc position at UCLouvain, Belgium

created by olbermann on 02 Jan 2023

Deadline: 28 feb 2023

The mathematical analysis group at UCLouvain, Belgium, welcomes applications for a postdoctoral scholarship within the project "Variational problems for curved surfaces" led by Heiner Olbermann.

The position is full-time for 14 months. The starting date is flexible: immediately, in fall 2023, or upon agreement. An extension of the scholarship is possible, but dependent on availability of funding.

Candidates with a background in calculus of variations, PDE, or geometric measure theory are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applications are possible until the position is filled. All applications sent up until February 28, 2023, will be taken into full consideration.

Applications should be sent via email to as a single PDF document. Please state “Application: Curved surfaces” in the subject line. Applications should include: CV, list of publications, copies of degrees, university transcripts, a motivational statement (at most one page) explaining the applicant’s interest in the position as well as their relevant skills and experience, and names and email addresses of two professors that may provide letters of recommendation.