Simon Fraser University, Mathematics

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Fellowship Title: Alan Mekler Postdoctoral Fellowship
Fellowship Type: Postdoctoral
Fellowship Location: Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 1S6, Canada [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2020/02/29help popup (posted 2020/01/20)
Fellowship Description:    

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

Applications are invited for the Alan Mekler Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Department of Mathematics at Simon Fraser University. This fellowship provides the opportunity to engage in mathematical research and undergraduate teaching, and is targeted towards talented mathematicians who have recently completed their PhD (in 2017 or later). The initial appointment will be for one year, renewable for a second year subject to satisfactory performance in both research and teaching.

The fellowship is open to candidates of any nationality and the selection decision will be based upon research potential, teaching ability, and the fit with current areas of active research in the department. A list of Mathematics faculty and their research interests can be found here:

http://www.sfu.ca/math/research

SFU is dedicated to fostering a culture of inclusion and mutual respect, and to advancing diversity in the workplace by encouraging applications from all qualified individuals including women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, and sexual and gender diverse communities.

The expected start date for the fellowship is 1 September 2020 and the annual stipend is a minimum of $55,000, plus a $3,000 grant for research expenses. The stipend includes a commitment to teach two undergraduate courses per year. Any questions about the position or application procedure can be addressed to mcs@sfu.ca.

How To Apply:

Applications should be submitted electronically through mathjobs.org and must consist of:

* Cover letter, which indicates the names of up to three SFU faculty members whose research is closest to the applicant’s. * Curriculum vitae, including a list of publications. * Research statement. * Teaching statement. * Three letters of reference submitted directly by the referees. At least one letter must report on the applicant’s teaching ability.

Completed applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis starting 29 February 2020, and will be accepted until the position is filled. If necessary, applications may be sent by postal mail to

Alan Mekler Postdoctoral Fellow Search c/o Prof. T. Archibald, Chair Department of Mathematics Simon Fraser University 8888 University Drive Burnaby, BC, Canada, V5A 1S6

but complete applications are expected to arrive by the same deadline.


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
Further Info:
http://www.sfu.ca/math/research
 
Alan Mekler Postdoctoral Fellow Search
c/o Prof. T. Archibald, Chair
Department of Mathematics
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC, Canada, V5A 1S6

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