The Department of Mathematics at Baylor University invites applications for a postdoctoral position starting in August 2017. This position may be renewable annually to a maximum of three years and is not a tenure-track position. Salary and benefits are competitive. Excellence in teaching and research is essential. Strong potential for obtaining external funding is desirable. Special consideration will be given to applicants with research interests overlapping current areas of research in the department which include algebra, analysis, computational mathematics, differential equations, mathematical physics, numerical analysis, representation theory, and topology. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. Detailed information about the department can be found at http://www.baylor.edu/math/. Also see http://www.baylor.edu/hr/facultypositions/
Candidates should possess an earned doctorate in the appropriate field of study by August 2017. We encourage all applicants to submit their materials online at http://www.mathjobs.org/jobs. A complete application includes a cover letter of application (please refer to the job number BQ 50948), at least three letters of recommendation, a current curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement, a publication list, and a short statement of support for Baylor’s Christian mission (see http://www.baylor.edu/profuturis/) indicating your religious affiliation. Finalists for this position will be required to submit original doctoral transcripts in advance of a campus visit but these transcripts do not need to be submitted initially.
Applications will be reviewed beginning 11/01/2016 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by 12/01/2016.
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