Category Archives: Announcements

XV International Luminy workshop in Set Theory

The 15th International Luminy workshop in set theory took place at the CIRM, Luminy near Marseille September 23-27 2019. The program and slides of some of the talks can be seen here:

Videos of some of the lectures can be seen here.

The conference photo is below.


Postdoctoral program: Fondation Sciences Mathématiques de Paris – deadline December 2 2019

The Fondation Sciences Mathématiques de Paris provides funding for 20 years of post-doctoral fellowships in mathematics and in computer science for the 2020-2021 academic year. Appointed fellows will hold one or two-year positions in affiliated research laboratories, starting in October 2020.

For more information please see:

The deadline for applications is December 2 2019.

If you are interested in applying in logic and set theory, please contact: Boban Velickovic

Position as Maitre de conférence in mathematical logic, Paris (France), Deadline: 24 Oct 2019

There will be an opening for a Maitre de Conférence position (Assistant Professor) in Mathematical Logic at the University of Paris Diderot in 2020. Set Theory will be one of the priority areas. The hiring procedure in France requires candidates to go through a qualification procedure. This procedure is done by the CNU (ministry committee). More information can be found on the following website:

In order to initiate the procedure the candidates should create an account on the website

The deadline for doing this is October 24 2019. The candidates then have till December 17 to upload their file (cv, publications, etc) . The committee then examines the files and the results are announced in February 2020. The actual positions will be announced in March 2020, but in order to apply the candidates already need to have the qualification.

For more information, please contact Boban Velickovic

Patrick Dehornoy (1952-2019)

Le Laboratoire de Mathematique Nicolas Oresme ainsi que tout le personnel 
de l’universite qu’il a cotoye ont l’immense tristesse de vous faire part 
du deces, mercredi 4 septembre, de leur collegue

Professeur emerite

Il est difficile de trouver les mots pour rappeler son engagement dans la 
Recherche, sa vision scientifique et le role qu’il a pu jouer, tant au 
niveau local que national, dans le developpement des mathematiques et de 
leur valorisation.

Ses travaux portent sur la theorie des ensembles et l’algebre. Il est a
l’origine de la fondation du LMNO, et a ete le premier directeur 
scientifique de l’INSMI (Institut National des Sciences Mathematiques et 
de leurs Interactions).

Les messages sont a adresser au LMNO,

Position as Maitre de conférence in mathematical logic, Paris (France), Deadline: 6 March 2019

There is currently an opening for a Maitre de Conférence position (Assistant Professor) in Mathematical Logic at the University of Paris 7 in 2019. Set Theory is one of the priority areas for this position. The code of the position is 4424.

In order to apply candidates should already have a qualification that was done of the site Galaxie. More information on the position can be found here. Applications are done through the site COMITEC of the Univerity Paris Diderot. You can import your information from Galaxie. Letters of recommendation should be submitted on the following website of the Institut Mathématiques de Jussieu.

Please note that the deadline is March 6 at 16h Paris time and no applications will be accepted after that date. The first meeting of the hiring committee will be on April 15 and the interviews will be on May 15. The final decision will be made soon afterwards.

For more information and help with the application please contact Boban Velickovic.