Instituto de Ingeniería Matemática y Computacional

Facultad de Matemáticas - Escuela de Ingeniería


The Institute for Mathematical and Computational Engineering (IMC) is seeking to hire a full-time postdoctoral researcher starting in 2020. The position is intended to attract outstanding scientists willing to contribute to the Institute’s interdisciplinary research.  



  • A 12 months appointment starting during the first semester (January-June) of 2020.
  • A monthly gross salary of  $1.650.000 CLP.
  • An additional monthly payment up to $100.000 CLP to cover health insurance cost.
  • A one-time payment for up to $800.000 CLP to offset relocation travel costs.

The appointment can be renewed for a further 12-months period upon evaluation.

Professional travel support up to $ 2.500.000 CLP is also available through application to IMC travel fund.


  • Applicants must have completed their PhD within 5 years of the start of the appointment. 
  • Applicants must contact an IMC faculty who will support his/her application.  

Application Materials

  • A copy of his/her PhD degree, or a letter certifying that the candidate will defend his/her doctoral thesis before the starting date of the postdoctoral position contract.
  • A research project (maximum three pages) explaining how this work will be integrated within the IMC.
  • An up to date CV including the applicant’s list of publications.

Fellowship Deadline | Applications are due November 15th, 2019. 

Instructions for Submissions

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  • Information on Institute faculty member and their research areas can be found on the website: Investigación IMC