George Mason University, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: GMU-POSTDOCRA [#20801]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate in Mathematics
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Fairfax, Virginia 22030, United States [map] sort by distance
Application Deadline: 2022/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/09/23, finished 2023/05/06, listed until 2022/12/23)
Position Description:   URMs  

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

The Mathematical Sciences Department at George Mason University offers strong and flexible programs in undergraduate, graduate and Ph.D. Mathematics. Students can specialize in a diverse selection of areas in pure, applied and computational mathematics. A faculty of world-class educators with exemplary qualifications and progressive experience attracts new research opportunities; recruits highly qualified and motivated students from across the country and abroad; and provides unparalleled insight and expertise toward the development of marketable academic programs. For more information about the department, visit us on the web at

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be expected to carry out independent research in mathematics, and teach one course per semester at the undergraduate and/or graduate level. Special emphasis for this position includes expertise in one or more areas of pure mathematics that complements current strengths of the department.

Starting date: Successful candidate can begin as early as spring semester 2023.

Application deadline: Consideration of applications will begin on 01 November 2022 and will continue until position is filled.

Required Qualifications: Candidates must possess a Ph.D. degree by the time of appointment.

Length of appointment: 2 years, contingent upon satisfactory performance.

Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.

For full consideration, applicants must upload a cover letter, resume, teaching statement, and at least three professional reference letters.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
email address
Department of Mathematical Sciences
4400 University Drive, MS 3F2
Exploratory Hall, room 4400
Fairfax, VA 22030