North Carolina State University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: NCSU-PDRSFAR [#16570]
Position Title: Postdoc Research Scholar
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Raleigh, North Carolina 27695, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Applied dynamical systems and/or data science and scientific computing.
Application Deadline: 2021/07/14 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/10/21, finished 2022/01/15, listed until 2021/07/14)
Position Description:   URMs  

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

Applications are invited for one postdoctoral scholar in the Department of Mathematics at North Carolina State University. The initial term of the appointment would be for one year, with the potential for renewal pending adequate progress and continued availability of funding. Inclusiveness and diversity are critical to the success of the College of Sciences and the University. The selected candidate will be expected to foster an environment that is supportive and welcoming to all groups.

Research responsibilities: We are seeking applicants with a strong background in applied dynamical systems and/or data science and scientific computing. The scholar will work with Dr. Mohammad Farazmand ( on data-driven modeling and analysis of dynamical systems, with a special emphasis on prediction and mitigation of extreme events with applications to rogue waves, extreme weather events, turbulence, epileptic seizure, etc.

Teaching responsibilities: The scholar is expected to teach one course per year. The particular course is assigned by the department after close consultation with the scholar. Requirements: The applicants must have a PhD in mathematics or a closely related field (e.g., physics, mechanical engineering or computer science).

Start date and salary: The start date is as soon as possible, but no later than August 16, 2021. The review of applications continues until the position is filled. The starting salary is $59,000.

How to apply: Applicants must provide the following either through or by emailing them directly to Prof. Mohammad Farazmand ( 1. Curriculum Vitae 2. Research statement (2 pages) 3. Three letters of reference (the reference letters should be provided directly by the reference writers)

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
North Carolina State University
Department of Mathematics
2311 Stinson Drive, Box 8205
Raleigh, NC 27695