Combinatorial group

The Institute of Computer Science of the Czech Academy of Sciences offers within the combinatorial group the following positions

Postdoctoral positions in Computational Geometry

Two postdoc positions are available at the Institute of Computer Science of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

The positions are for the period April 2019 to June 2020, with the possibility of renewal until December 2021 (starting date is negotiable). Research will be conducted within the project "Structural properties of visibility in terrains and farthest color Voronoi diagrams", funded by the Czech Science Foundation. The PI of the project is Maria Saumell.

The position comes with a gross salary of 44000 CZK/month which is quite above the average salary in Prague. Additionally, there is support for travel. There are no teaching duties. The successful candidates would also have the possibility to join the RISE project CONNECT (see https://www.connect-rise.eu/).

The candidates should have strong background in discrete and computational geometry. The age limit is 35 years excluding maternity and parental leave, and sick leave in the case of a long-term illness.

Prague is a vibrant, multicultural and beautiful city. It offers a great quality of life and benefits from a strategic location in the heart of Europe.

To apply, please send a cover letter, your CV, and a proof of education to ics@cs.cas.cz.

Additionally, please arrange for two reference letters to be sent to the same address. The closing date is January 18, 2019.

Informal inquiries are welcome and can be sent to maria.saumell.m@gmail.com.

Postdoctoral positions in Extremal Graph Theory

We are offering two postdoctoral positions in our team for the project "Embedding, Packing and Limits in Graphs" funded by the Czech Science Foundation. The candidates should have strong background in extremal graph theory, probabilistic method, or theory of graph limits and should have obtained their PhD after December 2010 (maternity, parental and sick leave can be taken into consideration). The position is full-time from April 1, 2019 until December 2021, when the project ends (starting date is negotiable and part-time position can be considered). Gross salary is 38000 - 40000 CZK/month (see living comparasion) There are no teaching duties and there is support for travel. The position is in the beautiful city of Prague at the Institute of Computer Science of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

For more information, please refer to our webpage, or contact the main investigator Diana Piguet (piguet@cs.cas.cz).

Please send your application with your CV, a proof of education, to ics@cs.cas.cz and arrange for two reference letters to the same address. The closing date is January 20, 2019.

Student position in Extremal Graph Theory

We offer part-time student position to join the project "Embedding, Packing and Limits in Graphs" funded by the Czech Science Foundation for the years 2019-2021. Students intrerested to take part in the project should contact the main investigator Diana Piguet (piguet@cs.cas.cz)