University of Utah, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: UofUtah-PDOPTINV [#21082]
Position Title: 3-Year Termed PD Position Optimization & Inversion
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: all areas of applied mathematics
Application Deadline: 2023/05/15 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/10/12)
Position Description:   URMs  

University of Utah, Department of Mathematics

NSF-RTG Postdoctoral Positions in Applied Mathematics (2022-2023)

 

 

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Utah invites applications for several non-tenure-track postdoctoral positions in Applied Mathematics.

 

These are 3-year, termed positions that involve research and teaching, and are funded by the department’s NSF Research Training Grant “Optimization and Inversion for the 21st Century Workforce.” Outstanding candidates in areas of optimization, inverse problems, mathematics of materials and fluids, and mathematical climate science, as well as related areas in data science, machine learning and statistics will be considered. Applications from other fields of applied mathematics may be considered as long as they fit in the overarching goals of the RTG.

 

For more information on the RTG grant please visit www.math.utah.edu/amrtg/, and our website at http://www.math.utah.edu/about/faculty-hiring.php for available positions and application requirements.

 

Applications must be completed through https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/UofUtah.

 

Applicants to this RTG program must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a closely related field and must be US citizens, nationals, or permanent residents.

 

Applications must include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests and plans, a teaching statement, and four or more letters of recommendation, at least one of which must address the candidate’s teaching record. Applicants are encouraged to address how they will support the department and institutional mission and vision in their materials.

 

The anticipated start date is July 1, 2023.

 

Completed applications for postdoctoral positions received before January 1, 2023 will receive full consideration. Review of applications can continue beyond these deadlines until the positions are filled.

 

The Carnegie Foundation has placed the University of Utah in their “highest research activity” category, and the University of Utah is the flagship institution of the Utah System of Higher Education. The University is located in Salt Lake City at the foot of the spectacular Wasatch Mountains. This location offers unparalleled opportunities for outdoor recreation, with nine world-class ski resorts within an hour of Salt Lake City, and five national parks only a few hours away. Salt Lake City is the center of the Wasatch Front metropolitan area, with a population of approximately 2.6 million residents. The city has extensive arts and cultural activities, and a major, newly renovated international airport, which serves as a principal Delta Airlines hub with direct flights to most U.S. cities, many cities in Canada and Mexico, as well as Paris, London, and Amsterdam. The area has received international recognition for its new light rail system, foodie culture, downtown renewal, increasing diversity, and welcoming culture. In 2017, U.S News and World report ranked Salt Lake City as the 10th best place to live in the nation.

 

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365. Additional information can be found at  http://www.utah.edu/nondiscrimination/.


The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

 

A diverse scholarly community stimulates innovation and educational excellence. The Department of Mathematics at the University of Utah works to maintain a respectful, inclusive, and supportive environment where everyone can flourish. We are actively working to increase our diversity and to promote belonging and community for all. We value constructive input and welcome feedback from our community.



The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and educator, and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365. For additional information about the University’s commitment to equal opportunity and access see: http://www.utah.edu/nondiscrimination/.

 

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
www.math.utah.edu
801 581-8307
 
Hiring Committee
Department of Mathematics
University of Utah
155 South 1400 East, JWB 233
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0090
USA