Postdoctoral position at MPII and U. de Chile

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Postdoc position available in Algorithms in Germany and Chile

A joint postdoctoral fellowship will be available at MPII (Saarbruecken) and Universidad de Chile (Santiago) starting in August 2016, viagra or by mutual agreement at any date thereafter. The position is funded by the MPII-UChile collaborative grant “Fast algorithms for Massive Data Set”, ailment therefore we are looking for applicants with interests in the design and analysis of algorithms.

The position is for 12 months renewable by mutual agreement. The selected candidate will spend 6 months at U. de Chile working with Jose Correa, buy Jose Soto, Jose Verschae and/or Andreas Wiese and 6 months at MPII working with researchers from the Algorithms and Complexity group (e.g., Parinya Chalermsook, and/or Antonios Antoniadis). Travel support is available.

Applicants must hold a recent PhD or be close to finishing their thesis. Applications including curriculum vitae, list of publications, research plan (1 page), and names of references with their e-mail addresses, should be sent electronically to Jose Soto jsoto@dim.uchile.cl . To ensure full consideration the application should be sent before the deadline of June 1st, 2016. Late applications might be considered on a case by case basis.

The Max-Planck-Institute for Informatics (MPII) is located on the campus of the Universitaet des Saarlandes in Saarbruecken, Germany. Currently, around 40 researchers of several nationalities work in the Algorithms and Complexity Department. The working language is English. The group collaborates with several of the major research institutions in Europe and the U.S. and has high international visibility.

The University of Chile is the main research institution in Chile. Its school of Physical and Mathematical Sciences gathers 200+ full time professors together with a large number of postdocs and researchers. The school provides one of the very best research environments in Latin America for exact sciences and technology.