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BCAM - Basque Center for Applied Mathematics

Postdoctoral Fellow on PDEs and Mathematical Analysis for Fluid Mechanics - two positions

Research Field: Mathematics 
Sub Research Field:  

Job Summary

Basque Center for Applied Mathematics - BCAM, offers two positions as Postdoctoral Fellow on PDEs and Mathematical Analysis for Fluid Mechanics in the Applied Analysis group. The selected candidates will work under the supervision of one the permanent members of the group: Francesco Fanelli, Arnab Roy and Arghir Zarnescu, to be determined subsequently. This position is funded by Severo Ochoa project.

Job Description

The candidates should have experience in the analysis of
partial differential equations, with an interest and expertise in
PDEs relevant to fluid mechanics. The candidates are expected
to interact with members of the Applied Analysis group and
contribute to the projects in which the group is involved.

PI in charge: Francesco Fanelli, Arnab Roy and Arghir Zarnescu

Contract and offer: 1 + 1 years

Application and Selection Process

Formal Requirements: The selected candidate must have applied before the
application deadline online at the webpage
The candidates that do not fulfil the mandatory
requirements will not be evaluated with respect to their
scientific profile. Additional documents could be
requested during the evaluation process so as to check
this fulfilment.

Application: Required documents:
§ CV
§ Letter of interest
§ 2 recommendation letters
§ Statement of past and proposed future research
(2-3 pages)

Evaluation: Based on the provided application documents of each
candidate, the evaluation committee will evaluate
qualitatively: the adaption of the previous training and
career to the profile offered, the recommendation letters,
the main results achieved (papers, proceedings, etc.), the
statement of past and propose


Salary and conditions: The gross annual salary of the Fellowship will be
29.120€ - 35.360€ according to experience.
It will then be on your own responsibility to make
your yearly income declaration at the Bizkaia
Treasury Agency.
Additionally, we offer a moving allowance up to
Should the researcher have a family at the time of
1. 2.000€ gross in a single payment
will be offered (you must be
married-official register or with
children and the certificate to
prove it must be sent).
2. 1.200€ gross per year/per child
(up to 2 children) will be offered
(the certificate to prove it must be

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Job Details

Type of Contract Temporary 
Researcher profile Recognised Researcher (R2), Established Researcher (R3)  
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week 35  
Country SPAIN 
State/Province BIZKAIA 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization BCAM - Basque Center for Applied Mathematics 
Organization/Institution Type Research Laboratory 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab  
Country SPAIN 
State/Province Bizkaia 
Postal Code E48009 
Street Alda. Mazarredo, 14 
Phone +34 946 567 842 
Mobile Phone  

Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2024-09-01 
Application Deadline 2024-01-12 
How To Apply 

Additional Requirements


• Applicants must have their Ph.D. completed before
the contract starts.
• Ph.D. degree in Mathematics
Skills and track-record:
• Good interpersonal skills.
• A proven track record in quality research, as
evidenced by research publications in top
scientific journals and conferences.
• Demonstrated ability to work independently and
as part of a collaborative research team.
• Ability to present and publish research outcomes
in spoken (talks) and written (papers) form.
• Ability to effectively communicate and present
research ideas to researchers and stakeholders
with different backgrounds.
• Fluency in spoken and written English.
• The post holder will not be required to do any
teaching but if desired he/she can deliver short
courses, of his/her choice, at Ph.D. level. Also, if
desired, the post holder can be involved in
supervision of graduate students.

Specific Requirements

Strong background in the analysis of partial differential
equations relevant to fluid mechanics.