[FOM] Chair in Mathematical Logic

palmgren@math.uu.se palmgren at math.uu.se
Thu Jul 1 07:03:32 EDT 2010

Stockholm University announces a position as

Professor in Mathematical Logic

within the Department of Mathematics Ref nr SU 611-1310-10. Deadline for
application: September 15, 2010.

Subject: Mathematical logic

Subject description: The subject comprises both the logical study of
the deductive structure of mathematics, and the mathematical study of
formal logical systems. In addition, it deals with the use of logic in
computer science.

Main tasks: Research, teaching, supervision, together with
administrative tasks at the department and the faculty.

Required qualifications: To qualify for employment as professor the applicant
should have demonstrated both scientific and teaching proficiency. Required
qualifications are:

* Documented scientific proficiency at a  high international level
* Documented teaching proficiency.

The applicant must have the ability to collaborate as well as the
competence and qualities needed to carry out the employment tasks

Assessment criteria: In the appointment process most weight will be
given to scientific proficiency. Second most weight will be given to
teaching proficiency.  Weight will also be given to administrative
proficiency, proficiency in developing and leading an organisation, as
well as proficiency in interacting with the rest of society.

Additional information: The position holder is expected to work at
developing the relations between the Mathematics Department and
theoretical computer science at NADA and other institutions in the
Stockholm area.

Since most professors at the Faculty of Science are men, applications
from women are particularly welcome.

Further information about the position can be obtained from professor
Mikael Passare, telephone +46 (0)8 16 45 46, e-mail:
passare at math.su.se or professor Tom Britton, telephone +46 (0)8 16 45
34, e-mail: tom.britton at math.su.se.  Administrative coordinator Carina
Nymark, telephone +46 (0)8 16 17 67, e-mail:
carina.nymark at science.su.se will provide further information about the
application and appointment procedure if required.

Trade union representatives: Bo Ekengren (SACO), Lisbeth Häggberg
(Fackförbundet ST) telephone +46 (0)8 16 20 00 (switchboard) and
Gunnar Stenberg (SEKO) telephone +46 (0)70-316 43 41.

Guidelines for the application are given in the Template for
application for employment and for promotion to the rank of professor
or senior lecturer at Stockholm University. The template and other
relevant documents including Rules of Employment for the hiring of
Teachers can be downloaded from www.su.se/nyanstallning or be provided
by the administrative coordinator. It is the responsibility of the
applicant to ensure that the application follows the template and that
it is submitted before application deadline.

In order to apply for this position you are requested to use the Stockholm
University webbased application form. You will find the form in the
appropriate announcement at www.su.se/ledigaanstallningar and

Further information

Stockholm University: www.su.se/english
Templates and rules regarding employment: www.su.se/nyanstallning
Department of Mathematics: www.math.su.se

You are welcome to submit your application, quoting ref no SU
611-1310-10 no later than September 15, 2010.

Disclaimer: In case of discrepancy between the Swedish original and the
translation of the job announcement, the Swedish version takes precedence


The original announcement can be found here


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