PhD position in Arithmetic Geometry 761 views

The Department of Mathematics, Mathematical Institute at Utrecht University is offering a 4-year PhD position in arithmetic geometry under the supervision of Marta Pieropan.

About the position:
  • As a PhD student, the primary task will be to carry out research in the context of Diophantine geometry: investigate rational points on Fano or similar varieties over fields that are not algebraically closed, such as number fields or function fields; the precise goals of the research project are flexible and will be adapted to your strengths and interests. In addition, the candidate is expected to carry out some work as a teaching assistant within the department.


  • Applicant must hold M.Sc. degree (or equivalent) in Mathematics, or to obtain such a degree before the starting date of the PhD project.
  • Applicant must have a strong background in algebraic geometry or number theory.
  • A working proficiency in English will be necessary, as well as a collaborative and enterprising attitude towards research in mathematics.

How to apply:

Apply online and application must include the following:

  • A letter of motivation explaining interest in the position;
  • Curriculum Vitae;
  • Transcripts of grades;
  • The names and email addresses of two references.
—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Utrecht University
Country Netherlands
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Subject areas Mathematics
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 7 February 2021

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