Uppsala University, Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics conducts research and provides education at undergraduate and graduate levels in mathematics, applied mathematics and statistics.

The number of employees is 130, including 40 PhD students. The Department has three research programs: analysis and probability, algebra and geometry, applied mathematics and statistics. To read more please visit the department ́s webpage.

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To carry out research in mathematics and disseminate results, in particular on structural properties of graphs and other combinatorial questions.


  • hold a bachelor´s degree or a  Master’s (second-cycle) degree in Mathematics, or
  • have completed at least 240 credits in higher education, with at least 60 credits at Master’s level including an independent project worth at least 15 credits

Experience in discrete probabilistic methods and random graphs.

Additional qualifications
Knowledge of community structure in graphs would be an advantage. Obtained master´s degree is an advantage.

About the employment
The employment is a temporary position, approx three months. Scope of employment 100%. Starting date 19 June or as agreed. Placement: Uppsala.

For further information about the position, please contact: Fiona Skerman, phone +46 (0)18 4713194, e-mail fiona.skerman@math.uu.se

Please submit your application by 9 June 2023, UFV-PA 2023/2114.

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Type of employment Special fixed-term employment
Contract type Full time
First day of employment 2023-06-19
Salary Individual salary
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Uppsala
County Uppsala län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2023/2114
Union representative
  • Seko Universitetsklubben, seko@uadm.uu.se
  • ST/TCO, tco@fackorg.uu.se
  • Saco-rådet, saco@uadm.uu.se
Published 26.May.2023
Last application date 09.Jun.2023 11:59 PM CEST

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