Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top universities. The University has around 45 000 students and more than 8 000 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset.

Job assignments
The research will be focused on study of discrete random processes with interactions, especially path-dependent and reinforced random processes, as well as other interacting random systems.

Eligibility/Entry Requirements
The qualifications for academic positions are given in Chapter 4, Section 3-4 of the Higher Education Ordinance. The candidate is supposed to have (or obtain within 3 months after the closing date) a PhD in Mathematics/Probability theory, and possess a good knowledge of probability theory and stochastic processes. In particular, knowledge of random geometric models and reinforced processes gives a priority to a candidate. The position is especially suitable for those who have received PhD recently.

Basis of Assessment
Regulations for the evaluation of qualifications for academic positions are given in Chapter 4, Section 15 of the Higher Education Ordinance, Lund University Teacher Appointment Regulations (http: // and in the Strategic Plan of Lund University (

Salary is determined on an individual basis, within certain guidelines for this type of position. Please state requested salary in your application.

Type of employment Temporary position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment 2015-09-01
Salary Monthly
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2015/1123
  • Stanislav Volkov, +46462229538
Union representative
  • OFR/S:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62,
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds , 046-222 93 64,
  • SEKO: Seko Civil, 046-222 93 66,
Published 18.May.2015
Last application date 12.Jun.2015 11:59 PM CEST

Return to job vacancies