Postdoctoral Positions 2024 at CMM – CLOSED

The Center for Mathematical Modeling (CMM) of the University of Chile invites applications for several postdoctoral positions.

CMM is one of the leading mathematical research institutions in Latin America, developing both theoretical and applied lines of research. For more information on the center see:

Ideal candidates should show outstanding research potential and have interests aligned with the theoretical lines of research present at CMM. These are: Algorithms and Combinatorics, Mathematical Mechanics and Inverse Problems, Nonlinear Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, Numerical Analysis of PDEs, Optimization and Equilibrium, Probability and Ergodic Theory.

The positions are available for individuals who expect to obtain a PhD by the date of the appointment or are within the first five years after obtaining their PhD (with exceptions for maternity leave and other special circumstances). Spanish language skills are not required.

The duration of each position is one year, renewable for up to one additional year. The starting date is flexible, but preferably not later than September 2024. The positions are research positions and do not carry any teaching responsibilities (although teaching opportunities can be provided) and can be held either at the CMM’s base at the University of Chile or at one of the associated Chilean universities. The gross monthly salary is $2,000,000 CLP. Basic support for research activity is provided, including travel expenses. In addition, candidates can apply to government funding programs for further support.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae (including a list of publications) and a research statement, using the Application Form below.

Applicants should also arrange for at least two letters of recommendation to be sent directly to, identifying the name of the applicant in the subject line.

All applications and letters need to be submitted by October 15, 2023. Inquiries about the position can be sent to

CMM is committed to foster diversity at all levels. Applications from women and other STEM minority candidates are strongly encouraged. The center has a gender and diversity committee educating and training its members, promotes diversity in all its teams, and is dedicated to improving the work-life balance of its members, including access to parental leave.


Application Form

— Applications are closed. Thank you for your interest in this position. —

Posted on Aug 31, 2023 in Job Opportunities