Stony Brook University, Mathematics

284 15215Position ID: StonyBrook-PD2020 [#15215]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Positions - Mathematics Department
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Stony Brook, New York 11794-3651, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2019/12/16 11:59PMhelp popup* finished (2019/11/14, finished 2020/06/21, listed until 2020/05/14)
Position Description:    

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

The Mathematics Department and the Institute for Mathematical Sciences (IMS) at Stony Brook University expect to have postdoctoral positions available beginning in the fall semester of 2020 contingent on funding availability. We are looking for one Simons Instructor and one Douglas Instructor (three-year post-doctoral appointment with a competitive salary and reduced teaching), and two Milnor Lecturers (a two to three year post-doctoral appointment in the IMS with reduced teaching and competitive salary). Applicants in all fields are welcome to apply.



Our 1,100 acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students, and more than 13,500 faculty and staff, including those employed at Stony Brook University Medical Center, Suffolk County’s only academic medical center. The University is a member of the Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs. The recently established Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, located next to the math building, runs intensive programs on the interface between mathematics and theoretical physics, over one thousand scientists pass through the SCGP annually. Many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments can be arranged.



Home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, Stony Brook University is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island’s scenic north shore. The Long Island Rail Road connects the Stony Brook Station on campus to midtown Manhattan.

Applicants should complete the American Mathematical Society's application process on-line at: http:// The application consists of: 1) AMS Standard Cover Sheet, 2) Cover Letter, 3) CV, 4) Publication List, 5) Research Statement, 6) Teaching Statement, and 7) At least Three Reference Letters. Electronic reference letters are preferred but the department will accept letters via postal mail. Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply.

Alternative format: Submit your State Employment Application, cover letter, CV, publication list, research and teaching statements and at least three reference letters to:

The Appointments Committee Stony Brook University Department of Mathematics Stony Brook, NY 11794-3651



Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled. For best consideration, applications should be received by December 15, 2019.


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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:
Applicants should complete the American Mathematical Society’s
applications process online at The applications
consists of: 1) AMS Standard Cover Sheet, 2) cover letter, 3) CV,
4) publication list, 5) research statement, 6) teac

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