Open postdoctoral position in fractal geometry

Open call
for temporary research positions
in the „Fractal geometry and its applications” research group


The research group „Fractal geometry and its applications” led by Dr. Balázs Bárány at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Department of Stochastics in Budapest, Hungary, is seeking highly qualified candidates for a 1-year long postdoctoral position funded by the National Research, Development and Innovation Office with the possibility of extension. The position begins on the 1st of October, 2024, but it can be negotiated.

The main goals of this project are to provide a better understanding of the dimension theory of fractal sets and to find deeper connections and applications to other fields of mathematics.


  • PhD in Mathematics;
  • Good communication skills in English;
  • Expertise and research interest in an area closely related to the project.

To apply, please submit:

  • Detailed CV including a list of publications;
  • Research statement;
  • The name of two references with e-mail addresses;
  • Signed consent to process personal data.

All documents should be sent in PDF format to the email address with the subject line “Postdoc application in fractal geometry” by the 31st of March, 2024. The competition will be settled in mid-May 2024.

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply independently of their gender, age, ethnicity, national or social background, religion, beliefs, sexual orientation, or disabilities.

In case of questions, please get in touch with Dr. Balázs Bárány directly at

2nd February 2024, Budapest