University of Denver, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: DU-VAP [#18999]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Scholar (Visiting Assistant Professor)
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Denver, Colorado 80208, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2022/02/15 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/11/12)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics at the University of Denver invites applications for a postdoctoral Visiting Assistant Professor position in mathematics to begin in the fall of 2022. This is a non tenure-track position that may be renewed for a maximum of three years. The successful candidate will teach five undergraduate courses over three quarters during the 9-month academic year and is expected to conduct high quality research. Preference will be given to applicants whose research interests have some overlap with those of the permanent faculty members. Active areas of research include algebraic logic, combinatorics, ergodic theory, functional analysis, graph theory, nonassociative algebra, noncommutative geometry, number theory, operator theory, probability, representation theory, set theory, statistical physics and topological dynamics. Experience in teaching college mathematics and evidence of research ability and potential are also required. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in mathematics completed between May 1, 2016 and September 1, 2022.

Review of applications will begin on February 15, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should apply electronically at and should submit an AMS cover sheet, a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a teaching statement,a research statement and a one-page diversity statement. A minimum of four letters of recommendation, with three concerning research and one teaching, should be submitted on behalf of the applicant.

The University of Denver is strongly committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff, and encourages applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, members of the LGBTQ community, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. Applicants who have experience working with a diverse range of students or who can otherwise contribute to a climate of inclusivity are strongly encouraged to identify their experiences in their cover letter. The University of Denver is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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Further Info:
Department of Mathematics
University of Denver
C.M. Knudson Hall, Room 300
2390 S. York St.
Denver, CO 80208