Postdoctoral Positions Open Multiple postdoctoral positions (official title:
"Research Fellows") are available, starting April 2011, in the Division of
Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. All
recent Ph.D.s (or those close to finishing) who work in theoretical computer
science with a focus on one or more of the following areas are encouraged to
apply: randomized/probabilistic algorithms, distributed
algorithms/computing, approximation algorithms, network algorithms,
communication complexity, and other related areas in algorithms. Experience
in prior work in algorithms area as evidenced by publications in top
algorithms and theory conferences is desired. All candidates with strong
publication record in theory and algorithms (e.g., SODA, FOCS, STOC, PODC,
SPAA, DISC) are encouraged to apply.
Initial appointment will be for one year with the possibility of renewal for
an additional year based on performance and availability of funds. Salaries
are competitive and are determined according to the successful applicants'
accomplishments, experience and qualifications. Travel funding is available.
The Mathematical Sciences Division at NTU has a vibrant research group in
theoretical computer science, with several faculty, post-doctoral research
fellows, and Ph.D. students from all over the world. All nationalities are
eligible to apply.
The candidates should send their CV, a brief research statement, and two
letters of recommendation to Prof. Gopal
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Singapore is a highly developed country and is well situated and connected.
The quality of living is very high (with per capita income among the top 5
in the world<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_GDP_%28PPP%29_per_capita>),
while the cost of living compared to developed countries is relatively low.