Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

Position ID: UA-PDRA [#10982]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Tucson, Arizona 85721, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics or a related field
Starting Date: 2018/08/13
Application Deadline: 2017/11/30* finished (2017/10/06, finished 2018/06/03)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Arizona welcomes applications for up to six Postdoctoral Research Associates. These are three-year postdoctoral positions (non-tenure eligible) with an appointment beginning in Fall 2018. The teaching commitment is nine units per year, which is the equivalent of three one-semester courses per academic year.

The department is seeking candidates with excellent research potential and a strong commitment to teaching, who will contribute to and benefit from the rich environment of the department. Members of the department create, communicate, and apply mathematics of the highest caliber through activities such as internationally recognized research and graduate education, award winning undergraduate programs, and extensive outreach to local schools. Over the last five years, a large percentage of the faculty has been awarded grants and contracts from external funding agencies, with total awards averaging about $4.2 million per year.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2017, and applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Candidates should identify up to three faculty as potential mentors, and explain how their research can both benefit from, and enhance, our research endeavors. Candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. by the time of appointment.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; and access to UA recreation and cultural activities.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, the University of Arizona recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. The University of Arizona is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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:
Department of Mathematics
617 N. Santa Rita Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85721

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