Research Associate (fixed-term post)

open until filled
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
University of Bath
Bath, United Kingdom
Starting from £33,797, rising to £40,322 GBP

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral Research Associate in pure mathematics at the University of Bath.

You will focus on the analysis of nonlinear partial differential equations, especially in fields connected with asymptotic analysis in elliptic or parabolic problems, in connection with geometric analysis and/or problems involving fractional operators.

Applicants should show a strong research record in this field!

The Department of Mathematics is ranked in the top 10 in the Complete University Guide 2018. Teaching expertise is backed by our teams' strong involvement in research across pure and applied mathematics, statistics and probability. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), 88% of our research was rated world leading or internationally excellent.


  • Excellent pension
  • 39 days holiday (including annual leave, discretionary days and bank holidays)
  • A flexible working environment
  • Ofsted outstanding rated nursery
  • Salary exchange scheme (NurseryPlus, Cycle to Work)
  • Membership discounts for our world-class sports training village
  • Interest free loans for public transport season tickets and motorcycle purchases for commuting
  • Onsite dentist and medical centre
  • Discounted physiotherapy services
  • Onsite parking

This is a fixed-term position for up to two years, tentatively starting in October 2020.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Prof Monica Musso (, however, please ensure that your application is submitted via the University website.

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