Internships at the University of the Basque Country

The GTA (Groups, Topology and Applications) research group at the University of the Basque Country in Bilbao, Spain, launches a call for internship positions in one of the following areas of interest of the group:

  • p-Adic Anlaytic Groups (in charge of Jon Gonzalez-Sanchez)
  • Automorphisms of rooted trees (in charge of Fernández Alcober)
  • Combinatorial and Geometric Group Theory (in charge of Federico Berlai)

The selected candidates will develop a research project under the guidance of a supervisor of the GTA group. The internships will last from 4 to 6 weeks in the period from May 22nd to June 30th, to be agreed between the candidate and his/her supervisor. The deadline for application is April 26th.


  • Having completed at least four years of undergraduate+postgraduate studies in Mathematics not earlier than January 2015.
  • Strong academic record.
  • Special interest in one of the research areas of the GTA group.


  • Full board accommodation during the internship.
  • Travel expenses up to 250 euros.
  • Possibility of applying for a PhD fellowship at the University of the Basque Country.



Candidates should send an e-mail to the address before April 26th, including the following information:

  • Comprehensive curriculum vitae, and full academic record.
  • Cover letter.
  • Two recommendation letters.
  • Date proposal for the internship.

All documents should be submitted in pdf format.


The selected candidates will be notified by e-mail on April 27th. There will be no communication to candidates which are not selected.

Jon Gonzalez Sanchez