Mathematics, Purdue University

Position ID: Purdue-VAP [#10779]
Position Title: Golomb Visiting Assistant Professor and Zoltners Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2067, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2017/11/15 (posted 2017/09/19, listed until 2018/03/19)
Position Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this position has passed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

College of Science
Department of Mathematics
These three-year positions intended for new and very recent Ph.D.s will commence August 2018 and are open to mathematicians who demonstrate exceptional research promise and a strong teaching record. Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in mathematics or closely related field by August 14, 2018 is required. Applicants should have research interests in common with Purdue faculty.

Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate mathematics courses.

Applications should be submitted online through and should include (1) the AMS cover sheet for academic employment, (2) a curriculum vita, (3) a research statement, and (4) three letters of recommendation, one of which discusses the candidate’s teaching qualifications. Reference letter writers should be asked to submit their letters online through Direct all inquiries to

Screening of applications will begin November 1, 2017 and continue until filled. Some offers will be made before the end of January 2018. For information about our department, see A background check will be required for employment in these positions.

Purdue University’s Department of Mathematics is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.

Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans 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
150 N. University St.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2067

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