Morgan State University, Mathematics

Position ID: 2475-POSTDOC [#15697]
Position Title: Postdoc Associate in Computational Math and PDE Analysis
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Baltimore, MD 21251, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Numerical Analysis, Scientific Computing, and PDE Analysis
Application Deadline: 2020/04/21 11:59PMhelp popup (listed until 2020/08/18)
Position Description:    

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A postdoctoral position in the area of numerical analysis, scientific computation, and PDE analysis is available in the research group of Professor Mingchao Cai in the Department of Mathematics at Morgan State University. The position involves Finite element methods and numerical analysis for problems arising from fluid mechanics and structural mechanics. Candidates should have a Ph.D degree in Computational Mathematics or in Engineering with a background in Finite Element methods, high-performance computing, fluid mechanics, and/or structural mechanics. Candidates who have a strong background in PDE analysis (for example, asymptotic analysis, homogenization, analysis of fluid mechanical problems) are also very welcome. The candidate will also be required to teach one math course per semester.

The benefit includes regular salary (very competitive) plus insurance for your whole family members ($1,000/m charged by Morgan State University). The regular salary part is negotiable based on the expertise of the candidates. Postdoctoral appointments are full-time training programs of advanced academic preparation and research training under the mentorship of a faculty member.

Basic Qualifications: PhD Degree in Mathematics, Scientific Computing, Numerical Analysis, PDE analysis, Computational Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline at the time of application. 1-2 years of research experience or training related to mathematics and scientific computation. Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience would be viewed especially favorably in the areas of large-scale scientific computation, numerical analysis, CFD and elasticity, and/or mechanical engineering, but are not strictly required. The individual would like to interact with the faculty members and the students in the department

The initial appointment will be for two (2) year appointment, although the contract is going to be initialized as 1 year. Please send an email to Dr. Mingchao Cai: directly then apply to the HR website by April 20, 2020 for primary consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

The anticipated start date is Aug. 1/Sept. 1, 2020. Curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of research and 2 letters of reference are required for a completed application.

The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching, and service. Morgan State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This employer is not accepting applications for this position through Mathjobs.Org. Please send an email and then apply it on the website of HR at Morgan State University.

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Contact: Mingchao Cai, 4438854649
Postal Mail:
1700 E Cold Spring Ln,
Baltimore, MD, 21251
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