The research group Geometry, Physics, and Probability (GPP) of the Institute for Research in Mathematics and Physics (IRMP) of UCLouvain is offering a research fellowship in the framework of the FNRS Research Project “Determinantal Point Processes and Integrable Methods”. The research interests of candidates include preferably one or several of the following topics : determinantal point processes, random matrix theory, integrable probability, integrable differential equations.

The fellowship can be filled at PhD or post-doctoral level. In case of a PhD recruitment, the duration of the fellowship is 2y + 2y renewable. In case of a post-doctoral recruitment, it is 1y, with possible extension of at most two years. Salary scales depend on seniority, but lie around 2300-2400 € net monthly for PhD students and range from 2900 to 3100 € net monthly for post-doctoral researchers. Furthermore, working conditions are flexible and travel funds will be made available to the successful candidate.

PhD applicants are requested to send their application file to tom.claeys@uclouvain.be in the form of a single pdf-file, containing:

- a detailed curriculum vitae;

- a motivation letter and description of research interests of at most 2 pages;

- the name and e-mail address of at least one academic referee.

Post-doctoral applicants are requested to send their application file to tom.claeys@uclouvain.be in the form of a single pdf-file, containing:

- a detailed curriculum vitae, including list of publications;

- a description of past and planned research of at most 3 pages;

- the names and e-mail addresses of at least two academic referees.

The review of the applications will begin on July 1, 2023. Applications received after this date will be considered until the position is filled. The starting date is flexible but expected between September 2023 and January 2024.

Candidates belonging to underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged to apply.