PhD position in Mathematics@UAuckland

  • Scholarship opportunity
  • Closing date: 1 February 2023.
  • Duration: 3 years

One PhD studentship is available in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Auckland, for work on a project in the general field of inverse problems.

The successful applicant will have had an Honours or Masters degree in some area of quantitative science (such as Mathematics, Physics or Engineering) and will have a demonstrated interest in applications of mathematical techniques to imaging, particularly those arising in medical imaging, seismology or image processing. A good background in optimisation, functional analysis and scientific programming is desirable. The successful applicant will work with the researchers Marie Graff at the University of Auckland, and Bamdad Hosseini at the University of Washington, Seattle.

The positions will be available starting in March 2023, and come with funding that will cover tuition fees and an annual stipend of $35,000 NZD for three years.

Interested candidates should send their CV, a copy of their academic record, and a brief statement of why they are interested in the position, to Marie Graff, at There is no formal closing date for applications, but those received by February 1st will receive priority.

For more information and application details, please see this page.