postdoctoral positions

The School of Mathematics is offering a number of funded memberships for research in Theoretical Computer Science and Discrete Mathematics (TCS/DM). Research subjects include, but are not limited to:

  • Computational Complexity
  • Algorithms
  • Optimization
  • Cryptography
  • Combinatorics and Graph Theory
  • Discrete Probability.

    The TCS/DM  program is led by Avi Wigderson.

    The positions are for one year, with a possibility of extension to two years. The application deadline for the next academic year is December 1.  Candidates must have given evidence of ability in research comparable at least with that expected for the P.h. D. degree.

    Applicants may be interested in applying for a joint (2-year) IAS position with one of the following:  the Department of Computer Science at Princeton University http://www.cs.princeton.edu, DIMACS at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey http://www.dimacs.rutgers.edu and the Simons Foundation Collaboration on Algorithms and Geometry, https://www.simonsfoundation.org/mathematics.  For a joint appointment, applicants should apply to the School as well as to the above, noting their interest in a joint appointment.