PhD PROGRAMME IN MATHEMATICS - Jointly run with the University of Verona

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: May 31st, 2021 hrs 04.00 PM (Italian time, GMT +2)

Link to the Application online (available from 04/05/2021)

Positions: no. 16
Scholarships: no. 13 (of which 5 on reserved topics)
Research fellowships (Assegni di ricerca) Departments of Excellence: no. 3
Supernumerary positions: no. 2 (see art. 7 of the call)

The scholarships and the fellowships are funded as follows:

Financer No. of scholarships or fellowships Topics of reserved scholarships*
University of Trento 5 --
University of Verona 3 --
Research fellowships (Assegni di ricerca) MIUR – Departments of Excellence 3 A - Modelling dynamic networks with differential equations
B - Mathematics of Reinforcement Learning
C - Geometric Analysis
FBK (Bruno Kessler Foundation) and Unitn 3 D - Data-driven approaches in epidemiological modeling
E - Evaluation of interventions against infectious diseases
F - Analytical, stochastic, and applicative aspects of Deep Neural Networks
EUSTEMA S.p.A. and Unitn 1 G - Blockchain technology for digital notary
PAT (AI) Laboratorio Q@TN 1 H - Development and security proof of Quantum Key Distribution protocols based on single particle entanglement (SP-QKD)

*Reserved scholarships can only be assigned to those candidates who apply for and obtain the specific eligibility.

The Academic year starts on November 1, 2021.

Announcement of selection:  Rector's Decree nr. 385 of 30.04.2021 (please note that only the Italian version of the call is legally binding, the English version available at this page is provided for information only).
Candidates are recommended to complete the online application well in advance before the deadline, in order to avoid possible technical problems or overcharge of the connection and/or of the application systems.

Examination's schedule: the assessment of qualifications will be held starting from June 7th, 2021; interviews will be held starting from June21st, 2021

Information about first year enrollment procedure available at the related web page.

IMPORTANT: Following the COVID-19 health emergency, as an extraordinary measure to carry out the oral exams in telematic mode, all interviews will be held exclusively using audio-video connection tools, that will allow:
- the correct identification of the participants (through a webcam);
- the conduction of the oral test in a public form.
Further details will be defined by the Evaluation Committee and communicated to the admitted candidates.