[FAM-news] Postdoctoral fellowship in financial mathematics (fwd)

Walter Schachermayer by way of Andreas Schamanek schamane at fam.tuwien.ac.at
Sat Dec 16 08:52:05 CET 2006

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Date: Fri, 15 Dec 2006 15:58:53 -0500
From: Matheus Grasselli <grasselli at math.mcmaster.ca>


Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellowship position in 
financial mathematics in the Department of Mathematics & Statistics. 
This fellowship provides an opportunity to spend up to two years 
engaged in research, with a limited amount of teaching, and is 
particularly suitable for a talented young mathematician who has 
recently completed the Ph.D. degree.

McMaster University is located 65 km from downtown Toronto, the 
financial heartland of Canada. The Department of Mathematics and 
Statistics is home to PhiMAC, the Financial Mathematics Lab at 
McMaster, a group of faculty, postdoctoral fellows and graduate 
students working in financial mathematics (please see 
http://www.math.mcmaster.ca/phimac/ ) for more information. The 
appointee will be expected to participate in PhiMAC seminars and 

The Fellowship is open to candidates of any nationality and selection 
will be based upon the candidate's research potential. McMaster is 
committed to Employment Equity and encourages applications from all 
qualified candidates, including aboriginal peoples, persons with 
disabilities, members of visible minorities and women.

Starting July 1, 2007 or thereafter, the stipend will be CAD 44,000 
per annum plus a CAD 2,000 grant per annum for research expenses.

Candidates are required to apply for these fellowships by January 15,
2007. Applicants should provide
3 Reference Letters
1 Cover Letter
1 Curriculum Vitae
1 Publication List
1 Research Statement
1 Teaching Statement
One of the reference letters should report on the candidate's
teaching abilities. Please send the application directly to:

Dr. Matheus Grasselli and Dr. Tom Hurd
Mathematics & Statistics
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario
Canada, L8S 4K1

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