Mathematics, Virginia Tech

Position ID: VirginiaTech-VAP [#13586]
Position Title: Caldwell PostDoc - Visiting Asst Professor
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2019/03/04 (posted 2019/02/01, listed until 2019/03/31)
Position Description:    

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Patricia Ann Caldwell Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Mathematics at Virginia Tech

The Department of Mathematics at Virginia Tech invites applications for a two-year appointment as the Patricia Ann Caldwell Post-Doctoral Fellow, to begin August 10, 2019. Candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in mathematics or a related field at the time of appointment. Preference will be given to applicants who can identify a Virginia Tech faculty member who will serve as a research mentor and to applicants whose Ph.D.'s were awarded no earlier than January 1, 2014. (For a list of faculty research areas, go to Applicants in all areas of mathematics will be considered. The teaching assignment is likely to be one course per semester and will not be more than that.

An online application is required. To complete the online application, go to, choose Prospective Employees, then choose Jobs, then Search Jobs (direct link, and choose the Mathematics Department or choose posting number TR0190007. Please include a cover letter, a CV, and a research statement as part of the online application. You are encouraged to include a teaching statement as part of the online application. Each applicant should follow the instructions in the online application system to request that three references submit letters of recommendation, or letters can be emailed to

Additional information about position requirements and responsibilities can be found at or . The faculty handbook (available at gives a complete description of faculty responsibilities. As part of the hiring process, the successful applicant must pass a criminal background check. Questions about the search may be addressed to

Applications received by March 4, 2019 will receive full consideration. Virginia Tech is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Institution. Virginia Tech has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity and, in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify Leigh Ann Teel (, 540-231-8269) or call TTY 1-800-828-1120 by the application deadline. Virginia Tech is the recipient of a National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase the participation of women in academic science and engineering careers.

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Contact: Leigh Ann Teel, 540-231-8269
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