Postdoctoral Fellow in Mathematical/Numerical Relativity at Otago

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Location:  Dunedin, New Zealand

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a fixed-term Postdoctoral Fellow in Applied Mathematics in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. The position is for up to three years. It is attached to the Marsden funded project “Global simulation of gravitational waves from isolated systems”. Applicants with a strong background in general relativity and/or numerical methods for PDEs are particularly encouraged to apply.

Specific enquiries may be directed to Professor J. Frauendiener, Chair of Applied Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Tel 03 479 7770, Email

Specific information about the Department can be obtained from the Departmental web page

Applications quoting reference number A09/170 close on Friday 29 January 2010.

Application Information

Send applications to the Human Resources Division, Email, Fax 03 479 8279. With each application, please include an application form, an EEO information form, a covering letter and your curriculum vitae. The forms and a full job description are available at   Alternatively, contact the Human Resources Division, Tel 03 479 8269, Email

Equal opportunity in employment is University policy.

E tautoko ana Te Whare Wananga o Otago i te kaupapa whakaorite whiwhinga mahi.

DO NOT send original documents in support of your application – copies are adequate and preferred. Documents will not be returned. Please complete a separate application form and include a separate copy of your curriculum vitae and supporting documents for each vacancy you wish to apply for. For ease of processing and to avoid cost and waste, we ask that applications are not presented in folders.