Pennsylvania State University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: PennState-POSTDOC1 [#19820, 27240]
Position Title: Anatole Katok Center for Dynamical Systems and Geometry Research Assistant Professor
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2023/03/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/03/30, finished 2022/09/19, listed until 2023/02/02)
Position Description:    

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REQ_0000027240 Anatole Katok Center for Dynamical Systems and Geometry Research Assistant Professor  (external job ad copy) 



The Department of Mathematics within the Eberly College of Science is seeking a new or recent Ph.D (no more than 5 years after Ph.D. defense) with exceptional research potential and a commitment to excellence in teaching.


This non-tenure postdoctoral appointment is sponsored by the Anatole Katok Center for Dynamical Systems and Geometry and is a limited term appointment funded for three years from date of hire with excellent possibility of refunding.


The position may include teaching 2-3 courses per academic year and provides a competitive salary. This research sponsored program is designed to maximize the professional development of its participants and provides a research stipend. 


Applicants must complete the Penn State application and must submit an application through ( The following materials should be included in order for the application to be complete: (1) Curriculum Vitae; (2) at least three reference letters, one of which should address in detail the candidate’s abilities as a teacher; (3) Publication List; (4) Research Statement; and (5) Teaching Statement. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until all positions are filled. 


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Further Info:
The Pennsylvania State University
Department of Mathematics
109 McAllister Building
University Park, PA 16802