Wilfrid Laurier University

Eight-Month Post-Doctoral Position in Ramsey Theory at Wilfrid Laurier University

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellowship in Ramsey Theory at Wilfrid Laurier University. Candidates for the position should have completed a Ph.D. in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics or Computer Science. A background in graph theory is the main prerequisite for this postdoctoral fellowship.

The person hired to fill this position will work on a project that focuses on obtaining new proofs for the values of various Ramsey Numbers.

The appointment will be for a period of eight months, starting on the 1st of September, 2022 or as early as possible. The position carries with it a base salary of $21,600 for the eight-month appointment.

Applications including a letter of intent, a CV, and names and contacts of two references should be submitted electronically to Peruvemba Sundaram Ravi (pravi@wlu.ca). Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Diversity and creating a culture of inclusion is a key pillar of Wilfrid Laurier University’s Strategic Academic Plan and is one of Laurier’s core values. Laurier is committed to increasing the diversity of faculty and staff and welcomes applications from candidates who identify as Indigenous, racialized, having disabilities, and from persons of any sexual identities and gender identities.


Job Start

    Approximate | Approximativement
    September 1, 2022

Job Details

    Language of instruction | Langue d'enseignement:


    Position type | Type de poste:

    Research only | Recherche seulement

    Research and/or teaching fields | Domaines de recherche et/ou d'enseignement:

    Graph theory, Ramsey Theory, Ramsey Numbers

    Keywords | Mots-clés:

    Graph Theory, Ramsey Theory, Ramsey Numbers

To apply for this job email your details to pravi@wlu.ca.