Thursday, February 14, 2019

[DMANET] postdoc announcement

Dear colleagues,

You will find below an announcement for a one year postdoc position at LIS
(Laboratoire d'Informatique et Systèmes) in Marseille, France. Feel free
to forward
it to anybody who might be interested.

Best wishes,
Victor Chepoi


** Post-doc announcement  **

DISTANCIA -- Metric Graph Theory.

* Postdoc position in DISTANCIA project:

We are opening a post-doc position for 1 year, starting in September
2019 (or later).
The post-doc will join the  ANR-funded project DISTANCIA ``Metric Graph
which is aimed at studying structural, combinatorial, and algorithmic
of distances in graphs and of their applications. More details on DISTANCIA
project and its members can be found at:

* Topics and requirements for applicants

We are looking for young researchers who can contribute to the research
topics of DISTANCIA. Candidates should hold a PhD in computer science or
mathematics (or be close to complete their PhD), with a strong
background in graph theory, discrete geometry, algorithmics, and/or
geometric group theory.

The successful applicant will conduct research with members of the project
from ACRO and DALGO teams of LIS  and may also interact with other members
of the project outside Marseille.

* Application submission guidelines

Applications should be sent to Victor Chepoi before March 15th 2019 in
an email entitled "DISTANCIA postdoc application", providing a detailed CV
with publication list, a research statement, and two recommendation
letters (to be sent directly to

Potential candidates are encouraged to contact the project coordinator
(together with other project members) for any question related to a
possible application.
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