The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics has announced three-year postdoctoral positions, beginning 1 September. The original announcement is below. [Read more…]

# Archives for October 2016

## Reading group on microlocal sheaves in symplectic geometry – first talk Tuesday 25 October

We begin a new reading group this term, on microlocal sheaves in symplectic geometry. The first talk will be given on Tuesday 25 October at 9:30 am. The room is not yet fixed, but we will meet in the differential geometry corridor shortly before. The speaker is Misha Verbitsky. His title is *“Derived categories”* and his abstract is below. We will also discuss the different sources we will read on the topic and arrange speakers. [Read more…]

## Joeri Van der Veken to speak in geometry seminar 25th October

The next geometry seminar will be given by Joeri Van der Veken (Leuven), on Tuesday October 25th at 11am in the Salle de Profs (9th floor of building NO). Joeri’s title is *“Lagrangian submanifolds of the homogeneous nearly Kähler S^3xS^3”* and his abstract is below. [Read more…]

## Jobs for geometers in Edinburgh

The following announcement of a job opportunity was sent to me by Arend Bayer.

There are two Lecturer (exceptionally Reader) positions in “Algebra, Geometry & Topology and related fields” available at the Hodge Institute at the University of Edinburgh.

The deadline is November 2.

See here for a bit more information, or this link for the official job ad, here for the homepage of the School of Maths, and finally this link for more about the Hodge Institute (our research group in Algebra/Geometry/Topology).

Please encourage all potential candidates to apply, and don’t hesitate to contact anyone in our group with informal questions.