LSE Department of Mathematics is looking to appoint a Research Officer on the European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant Project “Scaling Methods for Discrete and Continuous Optimization” (‘ScaleOpt’) working with Principal Investigator Dr László Végh. Please see the brief summary of the project on our webpage: http://personal.lse.ac.uk/veghl/scaleopt.html
The Research Officer will contribute to the research objectives of the “ScaleOpt” project, by conducting substantive individual research and developing new results in the theory of algorithms and optimization. The main objectives of the project are developing new scaling methods in discrete and continuous optimization, and extending the limits of strongly polynomial computability.
Applicants will be expected to work as part of a research team.
We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.
For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.
To apply for this post, please go to www.lse.ac.uk/LSEJobs. If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the “contact us” links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email the principal investigator of the ScaleOpt project, Dr László Végh at L.Vegh@lse.ac.uk.
The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 14th November 2018 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.