Postdoctoral Research Associate@USydney – Statistical Modelling

Full time 2.5 years fixed term employment, located on the Camperdown Campus at the School of Mathematics and Statistics 

Closing date: 11.59pm, Sunday 31 October 2021

Opportunity to contribute to research focused on fast flexible feature selection for high dimensional challenging data and be part of world-class mathematicians and statisticians’ team

Base Salary Level A $95K – $105 p.a. + 17% superannuation

The University of Sydney is welcoming applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate. The successful applicant will be working in the School of Mathematics and Statistics under the supervision of A/Prof John Ormerod and in collaboration with Prof Samuel Muller and Dr Garth Tarr.

More information and application link: https://usyd.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/USYD_EXTERNAL_CAREER_SITE/job/Darlington-Campus/Postdoctoral-Research-Associate-in-Statistical-Modelling_0085427-1

Postdoctoral Research Associate@USydney – Spectral Theory of Hamiltonian Dynamical Systems

Full time 2 years fixed term employment, located on the Camperdown Campus at the School of Mathematics and Statistics 

Closing date: 11:59pm, Monday, 26 October 2021

Opportunity to contribute to research focused on Spectral Theory of Hamiltonian Dynamical Systems and be part of world-class team of mathematicians 

Base Salary Level A $95K – $98 p.a. + 17% superannuation 

The University of Sydney is welcoming applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate. The successful applicant will be working in the Applied Mathematics research group focusing on the ARC funded Discovery Project on Spectral Theory of Hamiltonian Dynamical Systems with Professor Holger Dullin and Dr. Robert Marangell. The research project will apply powerful geometric tools like the Maslov index and the Evans function to analyze the stability of solutions of non-linear Hamiltonian partial differential equations. Applications will include the study of inviscid fluids, the analysis of spectral monodromy and the Hamiltonian perturbation theory of Jacobi operators.

More information and application link: https://usyd.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/USYD_EXTERNAL_CAREER_SITE/job/Camperdown-Campus/Postdoctoral-Research-Associate-in-Spectral-Theory-of-Hamiltonian_0083804-1

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Pure Mathematics@USydney – Tensor Categories

Full time 2 years fixed term employment, located on the Camperdown Campus at the School of Mathematics and Statistics 

Closing date: 11:59pm, Monday, 25 October 2021

Opportunity to contribute to research focused on Representation Theory, Category Theory and Algebraic Geometry and be part of world-class mathematicians’ team

Base Salary Level B $110K p.a. + 17% superannuation

The University of Sydney is welcoming applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. The successful applicant will be working in the intersection of Representation Theory, Category Theory and Algebraic Geometry, centered around the theory of tensor categories. On the one hand, the language of tensor categories allows one to employ techniques from representation theory in various settings, such as in theories of motives or perverse sheaves. On the other hand, techniques from representation theory are used to create structure theory for tensor categories via tannakian reconstruction.

More information and application link: https://usyd.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/USYD_EXTERNAL_CAREER_SITE/job/Darlington-Campus/Postdoctoral-Research-Fellow-in-Pure-Mathematics–Tensor-Categories_0083727

Senior Research Fellow or Research Fellow@Curtin University

School of Electrical Engineering, Computing, and Mathematical Sciences

$103,101 – $144,971 (ALB/C) plus 17% superannuation

Fixed-term full-time research position

Help shape the future of optimisation and applied mathematics at Curtin

Please apply through the Curtin University job board: http://staff.curtin.edu.au/job-vacancies/?ja-job=355607

Application closing date 10:00pm AWST, Friday 15th October 2021

The School of Electrical Engineering, Computing, and Mathematical Sciences at Curtin University brings together the university’s expertise in data science, artificial intelligence, and digital technologies. The school includes several major collaborative ventures with industry and government, including the Optus-Curtin Centre of Excellence in Artificial Intelligence, the ARC Industrial Training Centre for Transforming Maintenance through Data Science, the Cisco Centre for Networks, and the Curtin Institute for Computation.
  
Optimisation is one of the school’s core research themes and the optimisation group in the school (part of the mathematics and statistics discipline) is a key pillar in Curtin University’s data science portfolio. The university is now seeking a senior research fellow or research fellow to collaborate with industry and government partners, conduct high-quality fundamental research in optimisation and operations research, and drive research funding opportunities. This is a research-focused position reporting to the group director.

Position description

Application link

If you have a query in relation to the application process please contact our careers team on curtincareers@curtin.edu.au

If you have any further queries regarding the role, please contact:
Professor Ryan Loxton, Discipline Lead – Mathematics and Statistics, r.loxton@curtin.edu.au

Professor or A/Prof. @ Curtin University

School of Electrical Engineering, Computing, and Mathematical Sciences

$151,317 – $194, 454 (ALD – ALE) plus 17% superannuation

Fixed-term full-time research position (5 years)

Teaching and research appointment

Application closing date 10:00pm AWST, Friday 15th October 2021

Job Reference: 780919
  

The School of Electrical Engineering, Computing, and Mathematical Sciences at Curtin University brings together the university’s expertise in data science, artificial intelligence, and digital technologies. The school includes several major collaborative ventures with industry and government, including the Optus-Curtin Centre of Excellence in Artificial Intelligence, the ARC Industrial Training Centre for Transforming Maintenance through Data Science, the Cisco Centre for Networks, and the Curtin Institute for Computation.
  
Optimisation is one of the school’s core research themes and the optimisation group in the school (part of the mathematics and statistics discipline) is a key pillar in Curtin University’s data science portfolio. The university is now seeking a new professor or associate professor to provide academic leadership within the optimisation group, expand the group’s collaborations with industry and government, and foster and lead new demand-driven research funding opportunities. This is a research-focused position reporting to the group director. The successful candidate will be a senior member of the mathematics and statistics discipline at Curtin and will play a leading role in shaping the future of applied mathematics and data science at the university.

Position description

Application link

If you have a query in relation to the application process please contact our careers team on curtincareers@curtin.edu.au

If you have any further queries regarding the role, please contact:
Professor Ryan Loxton, Discipline Lead – Mathematics and Statistics, r.loxton@curtin.edu.au

Tutor/Senior Tutor in Statistics@University of Waikato

University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
Department of Mathematics

Closing date: 17 September 2021

Ko wai mātou? – Who are we? 

The Department of Mathematics within the School of Computing and 
Mathematics Sciences, offers a broad programme in pure, applied, and 
computational mathematics which gives opportunity for specialist and research 
preparation, but also serves the needs in mathematics and statistics of other 
disciplines in the University. 

Ngā kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role 

We have an opportunity for a qualified and passionate person to support 
teaching and learning for our popular statistics papers primarily through 
lectures and tutorials. 

You would be part of an expert team and involved in all aspects of teaching 
and support for undergraduate students.  In particular, you would deliver 
lectures, coordinate a team of sessional assistants, assist with the 
development of paper content and teaching resources, carry out day-to-day 
administration and run some computer laboratory sessions. 

For more information about the School of Computing and Mathematical 
Sciences, please visit https://www.cms.waikato.ac.nz/ 

Ko wai koe? – Who are you? 

To be successful in this role you will have a background in statistics, with a 
demonstrated teaching ability. You will also have a strong interest in 
supporting student learning in the transition from secondary school to 
university study, and inspiring students into considering further studies in our 
discipline. 

In addition, it is essential that you have an undergraduate degree in statistics 
or mathematics, and it is strongly preferred that you have a postgraduate 
degree, i.e. a Masters degree or PhD.

He aha ngā take me tono mai ai koe? – Why should you apply for this 
position? 


Our University provides a unique and satisfying work environment with many 
benefits to our staff including study opportunities and leave provisions. 

The salary will be commensurate with the level of appointment. Current salary 
range for Tutors is $45,624 to $66,830 per year and for Senior Tutors is 
$69,124 to $84,062 per year. 

This position is fixed term for two years and will commence in January 2022. 

Enquiries of an academic nature should directed to Associate Professor 
Daniel Delbourgo
, Head of Mathematics

For more information: position description, full advertisement.

Waikato Vacancies page (see Vacancy Number 410264)

Research Fellow in Harmonic Analysis

Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
School of Mathematics

Closing date: Wednesday, 1 September 2021, 11:55 pm AEDT

The School of Mathematics is seeking an excellent Research Fellow to work as a part of a research project in analysis and PDE – investigating harmonic analysis (e.g. resolvent, Strichartz estimates, spectral multiplier) associated to Schrodinger operators and their application to dispersive equations (Well-posedness, asymptotic behaviour).

You would ideally have a doctoral qualification in Mathematics with extensive knowledge of harmonic analysis, functional analysis and PDE, with experience proving novel results in at least one of these areas.

Monash University seeks applicants for this opportunity who are able to demonstrate and present valid and current Australian work rights.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

Applications must be made via the Monash website:
https://careers.pageuppeople.com/513/cw/en/job/623542/research-fellow-harmonic-analysis

Applied Mathematician

Boeing

Closing date: 6th Aug 2021

Location:Brisbane
Category:Engineering / Technical
Position Type:Permanent
Job Reference:BOE/1550763

An exciting new role has opened up within Boeing Research & Technology Australia’s Brisbane Research Centre, located within the University of Queensland, St Lucia.

The successful candidate will work within a team of passionate mathematicians and engineers to develop state of the art GPU based multi-physics solvers. Essential skills include a familiarity with a range of computational methods for solving partial differential equations as well as experience in the implementation of such methods in a compiled language, particularly C, C++ or FORTRAN.  Experience in developing computational fluid dynamics codes, structural finite element codes or multi-physics codes is considered an advantage. Experience with high performance computing frameworks such as CUDA, OpenACC, OpenMP & MPI will also be considered beneficial.  

Required Qualifications:

  • Research higher degree in Mathematics (PhD or masters)
  • Bachelor degree in Math, Physics or Engineering

Applicants must be Australian Citizens to meet defence security requirements.

More information and application at this page.

Mathematical Modeller

Burnet Institute, Melbourne

Closing date: Tue, 17 Aug 2021 11:59pm Australian Eastern Time

The Opportunity 

Are you an early career researcher eager to undertake real-world mathematical modelling projects in infectious diseases and global health? This could be the role for you!

A unique opportunity exists for a Mathematical Modeller to join Burnet’s Modelling & Biostatistics team. Join an innovative team that is developing and applying epidemiological and costing models around the world across a range of disease areas including COVID-19, HIV, TB, malaria, viral hepatitis, maternal and child health.  

This is an exciting chance for you to:

  • Contribute to the development and application of epidemic and economic models to address major public health issues
  • Work with a globally based team of expert modellers, epidemiologists, economists, health and policy specialists, and computer scientists to improve models
  • Undertake modelling and analytical support that will be provided to governments, policy makers, and other partners including the World Bank, Global Fund, and international health agencies, to improve health budget investment towards better decision-making and impact around the world
  • Apply innovations and analytical skills to ensure high quality deliverables in a fast-paced environment
  • Contribute to and produce policy briefs, presentations, scientific papers and technical reports 

Refer to the attached position description for full details.

This is a full-time position, initially for a 2-year period with the possibility of extension. Work from the comfort of your own home or join us in the office, location is flexible!

Full details and application form at this link.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow/Research Fellow

The School of Mathematics and Physics
University of Queensland

Closing Date: 3rd August 2021

The primary purpose of this position is to carry out high-quality mathematical research in the general area of Geometric and Nonlinear Analysis. Some contribution to undergraduate and/or postgraduate coursework teaching may be expected.

The position reports to the Head of School, Professor Joseph Grotowski.

This position is located at our picturesque St Lucia campus, renowned as one of Australia’s most attractive university campuses, and located just 7km from Brisbane’s city centre. Bounded by the Brisbane River on three sides, and with outstanding public transport connections, our 114-hectare site provides a perfect work environment – you can enjoy the best of both worlds: a vibrant campus with the tradition of an established university.

For more information and to apply, click here.