University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Mathematics and Statistics

Position ID: UNCCharlotte-POSTDOC [#13442]
Position Title: Post Doc
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Charlotte, North Carolina 28223-0001, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics and Statistics
Application Deadline: 2019/01/07help popup finished (2018/12/21, finished 2019/07/14, listed until 2019/06/21)
Position Description:    

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Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research position at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. The duration of this position is a one year position with a possibility of renewal up to three years, subject to a budget approval. The successful candidate will work under the supervision of Professor Michael V. Klibanov on a grant from the US Army Research Office. Professor Klibanov is the Principal Investigator of this grant. The research of this candidate will be focused on computational issues of globally convergent numerical methods for Coefficient Inverse Problems for Partial Differential Equations. Theoretical studies will also be in place, although with a minor role. Computational experience in inverse problems is desirable, although not necessary.

The position will begin in February or March, 2019 (pending hiring and possible visa paperwork). Interested candidates are welcome to send their curriculum vitas and one to three papers/preprints reflecting their computational experience to (under “Faculty” please click “Post Doc.”). In addition to submitting your application electronically, please email your materials to Michael Klibanov at

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is a doctoral, research intensive university located in one of the nation's fastest growing metropolitan areas on an expanding, modern campus. One of sixteen campuses in one of the oldest public university systems in the United States, UNC Charlotte offers over 29,000 students a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. As the largest college at UNC Charlotte, the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (CLAS) houses 20 departments in the humanities, social sciences, physical sciences and military sciences, as well as 24 applied research centers and interdisciplinary programs. It offers eight doctoral degrees, 34 master's degrees and graduate certificates and 34 undergraduate degrees. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is the largest department in the university. Currently the department has close to sixty full-time faculty and staff members, over 450 undergraduate majors and a robust Ph.D. program, the. Faculty research interests include such fields as algebra, analysis, computational mathematics, differential equations, mathematical finance, inverse problems, mathematical physics, topology, statistics, and biostatistics.

As an EOE/AA employer and an advance Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. All candidates are subject to a background check.

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Contact: Michael Klibanov, 704-687-1373
Postal Mail:
Michael Klibanov
UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28223
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