Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer in Mathematics
Working Title: Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer in Mathematics
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department of Mathematics
Posting Date: 09-02-2015
The Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia invites applications for several postdoctoral positions, including Whyburn Instructorships and the Mary Ann Pitts Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer in Mathematics, beginning August 25, 2016. These positions carry a three-year appointment. Preference will be given to candidates who have received their Ph.D. within the last three years. Applicants must be on track to receive a Ph.D. in the relevant field by May 2016 and must hold a PhD at the time of appointment. Applicants must present evidence of outstanding accomplishments and promise in both research and teaching. Preference will be given to applicants in Commutative Algebra, Mathematical Physics, Probability, Representation Theory, and Topology, but all candidates whose research interests complement the strengths of the department's current faculty will be considered. Information about the department may be found at www.math.virginia.edu.
Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2015; however, the positions will remain open until filled.
To apply candidates must submit a Candidate Profile through [email protected] (https://jobs.virginia.edu), search on posting number 0617068 and electronically attach the following: a cover letter of interest describing research agenda and teaching experience, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for four references.
In addition, please submit the following required documents electronically through www.MathJobs.org: A cover letter, an AMS Standard Cover Sheet, a curriculum vitae, a publication list, a description of research, and a statement about teaching interests and experience. The applicant must also have at least four letters of recommendation submitted, of which one must support the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher.
Questions regarding the application process in [email protected] should be directed to:
Zvezdana Kish, [email protected] (434)924-9437
For additional information about the position contact:
The University will perform background checks on all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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