Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Queen's University

Position ID: Queens-CP [#9656]
Position Title: Coleman Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6, Canada [map]
Subject Area: Compatible with the department research interests
Starting Date: 2017/07/01
Application Deadline: 2017/04/30 finished (posted 2016/11/06, finished 2017/09/02, listed until 2017/04/30)
Position Description:    

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

Applications are invited for one or more two-year postdoctoral positions beginning July 1, 2017. The successful candidates will be expected to contribute to both the research and teaching activities of the Department. Contributions to research include pursuing independent and/or collaborative projects, and participating in seminars and other research activities of the Department. Postdoctoral fellows typically teach two one-semester courses per year. The combined annual salary for research and teaching is at least $42,000 CAN.

The candidate's research should be in one of the existing areas of strength of the Department. In pure math and statistics these include algebraic geometry, number theory, representation theory, invariant theory, dynamical systems, free probability, theoretical and applied statistics, and mathematical physics. In applied math these include information theory, coding theory, control theory, and mathematical biology.

Further details on the departmental research profile can be found at the department's web page listing faculty by research area.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement, and have at least four letters of recommendation (one of which addresses teaching). All applications should be submitted through Applications will be reviewed as soon as they are complete; applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Candidates are strongly encouraged to contact a faculty member whose research area matches their own.

For more information about the position or about Queen's university, please see the departmental web page at

Application Materials Required:
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And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6

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