The appointment will be full time on UCL Grade 7. The salary range will be £34,056 - £35,938 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.
Applications are invited for a full-time Postdoctoral Research Associate position to work with Dr Jonny Evans on the EPSRC-funded project "Singularities and symplectic topology". The project focuses on using symplectic topology and Floer theory to tackle questions from algebraic geometry. For more information on the project, see here: http://gow.epsrc.ac.uk/NGBOViewGrant.aspx?GrantRef=EP/P02095X/1
The responsibilities of the post will include: carrying out vigorous, high-level research in symplectic topology, submitting publications regularly to arXiv and to refereed journals; participating in local seminars and in national and international conferences. The post is funded for three years in the first instance.
Appointment at Grade 7 is dependent on having been awarded a PhD. If this is not the case, initial appointment will be at research assistant Grade 6B (salary £29,809 - £31,432 per annum) with payment at Grade 7 being backdated to the date of final submission of the PhD thesis.
For further details about the vacancy and how to apply online please go to http://www.ucl.ac.uk/hr/jobs/ and search on Reference Number:1627059
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Jonny Evans, email firstname.lastname@example.org . If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact Ms Kate Fraser tel: +44 (0) (0)20 7679 2881, email: email@example.com . We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.
Closing Date: 10 March 2017
Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.
Interview Date: March 2017
We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.
This position does not meet the resident labour market test under UK Visas and Immigration rules and therefore UCL would be unable to obtain the right to work for non-EEA nationals whose employment would require a Tier 2 visa.