University of Virginia, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: UVa-RAL2020 [#14979]
Position Title: Research Associate and Lecturer
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2019/11/15help popup finished (2019/10/23, finished 2020/05/17, listed until 2020/08/23)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, invites applications for the position of Research Associate and Lecturer. Successful candidates for the two available positions will be expected to conduct their own research, under supervision of a faculty mentor, and teach four courses per year. The candidates will receive a concurrent faculty appointment as Lecturer for the duration of the teaching assignment. The appointment begins with the fall term of 2020, with an anticipated start date of August 25, 2020.

Qualifications:

Applicants must be on track to receive a Ph.D. in mathematics by May 2020 and must hold a Ph.D. at the time of appointment. Applicants must present evidence of outstanding accomplishments and promise in both research and teaching. All candidates whose research interests complement the strengths of the department's current faculty will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates who have received their Ph.D. within the last three years.

Application Process:

Please apply at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UVAJobs/job/Charlottesville-VA/Research-Associate-and-Lecturer_R0011371. Complete an application online by attaching a cover letter which addresses (1) Areas of research interest; (2) Aims of future research; (3) Potential Collaborations/Projects at UVa; (4) Your background in the teaching of mathematics. Also attach a curriculum vitae, and contact information for four references. In addition, please submit the following required documents electronically through www.MathJobs.org: Cover letter, AMS Standard Cover Sheet, curriculum vitae, a publication list, a description of research, and a statement expressing your philosophy and approach to teaching. The applicant must also have at least four letters of recommendation submitted, one of which must address the applicant’s teaching accomplishments and potential. Candidates may be asked to provide additional evidence of teaching effectiveness; e.g., course-evaluation data.

Application Deadline:

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2019; however, the position will remain open until filled. The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to employment. This position will also require an Education Verification (FSAKA).

All positions carry an initial appointment of one year, renewable for two additional years, contingent on performance.

For questions regarding the application process, please contact Rich Haverstrom, Faculty Search Advisor, at rkh6j@virginia.edu

For additional information about the position contact: math-employment@virginia.edu

A competitive salary and benefits package is offered at University of Virginia. For more information on the benefits available to postdoctoral associates at UVA, visit postdoc.virginia.edu and hr.virginia.edu/benefits.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician’s Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
http://math.virginia.edu/
434-924-4919
 
PO Box 400137
Department of Mathematics
Kerchof Hall
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4137

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