University of South Florida, Mathematics & Statistics

663 15905Position ID: USF-PRS2020A [#15905, 25024]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Scholar 1
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Tampa, Florida 33620, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Dynamical Systems/Symbolic Computation/Numerical Methods in Fractional Order Calculus
Application Deadline: 2020/05/08 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/04/27, finished 2020/11/15, listed until 2020/10/27)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer being accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics at the University of South Florida invites applications for a postdoctoral position in Mathematics beginning on August 7, 2020. Salary is $47,659.

Candidate must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics by the time of appointment, an outstanding research record, and demonstrated success in teaching. Must meet minimal university criteria for appointment to the rank of Postdoctoral Scholar. Preference will be given to candidates who have received their Ph.D. in Mathematics within the last three years and whose research area is in data driven methods in dynamical systems, numerical methods in fractional order calculus, symbolic computation, or has significant overlap with research of faculty members active in these areas.

This position carries a one-year appointment with an annual teaching load of two courses, and may be renewed for an additional year depending on satisfactory performance. Required application materials include: a cover letter indicating the name(s) of potential postdoctoral mentor(s) from our existing faculty; a curriculum vita; a research statement; and at least three letters of recommendation, one of which must address the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher. Information about the department can be found at our website: To apply, please visit for Job Opening ID #25024 and attach a cover letter, CV, teaching philosophy, and evidence of successful research as a single document. Please have your recommendation letters submitted through

Review of applications will continue until position is filled. However, preference will be given to those candidates who submit their application materials by May 8, 2020.

Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For disability accommodations, contact Denise Marks at (813-974-9747), a minimum of five working days in advance.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Department of Mathematics & Statistics
University of South Florida
4202 East Fowler Avenue, CMC342
Tampa, FL 33620-5700

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