The Center for Mathematical Modeling (CMM) of the University of Chile invites applications for joint research fellowships starting in Fall 2022 or Spring 2023.
The selected fellows will spends a period (typically one semester) at the Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing as a Simons-Berkeley Fellow and is also appointed to a postdoctoral position at the CMM. In their time at the Simons Institute of Computing, the successful applicant is expected to participate in one of the following semester-long research programs: “Data-Driven Decision Processes” and “Graph Limits and Processes on Networks: From Epidemics to Misinformation” in Fall 2022, and “Meta-Complexity” in Spring 2023. The details of these programs can be found at https://simons.berkeley.edu/programs/current.
Before or after their stay at the Simons Institute of Computing, the research fellows should spend at least 6 months at CMM. Longer stays are encouraged. For information on current research activities at CMM see https://www.cmm.uchile.cl.
The fellowships offer a competitive salary and are intended for exceptional young scientists with a recent PhD (within at most five years of the award of their PhD at the start of academic year 2022-23). Applications from women and other STEM minorities are particularly encouraged.
Applications must be submitted through the Application Form below not later than December 15, 2021, to ensure full consideration. Applications consist of the following documents: a cover letter, a Curriculum Vitae (including a list of publications), a research statement.
In addition, applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent directly by the recommenders by December 31, 2021, to Postdoc_SimonsCMM@cmm.uchile.cl.
Applicants are required to simultaneously apply to a research fellowship at the Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing at UC Berkeley as part of the CMM/Simons Berkeley joint fellowships. Details on the application process of the Simons Institute can be found at
Decisions on the applications will be made jointly by CMM and the Simons Institute for Computing.
The applications are CLOSED. Thank you for your interest in this position.
Posted on Oct 6, 2021 in Job Opportunities