Pennsylvania State University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: PennState-POSTDOC [#19458]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Scholar
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2023/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/01/25, finished 2022/09/19, listed until 2023/02/02)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics is seeking to hire a Postdoctoral Scholar with expertise in global analysis and index theory, and the ability pursue research topics involving hypoelliptic operators.

Applicants must have recently completed a Ph.D. and have exceptional research potential. Teaching may be required. This is a non-tenure track appointment that is funded for one year from the hire date with an excellent possibility of re-funding. A Ph.D. in mathematics is required.

Applicants must complete the Penn State application and must submit an application through with the following materials in order for the application to be complete:

Cover letter
Curriculum Vitae
At least three reference letters (one letter must address in detail the candidate’s abilities as a teacher)
Publication List
Research Statement
Teaching Statement 

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Further Info:
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The Pennsylvania State University
Department of Mathematics
109 McAllister Building
University Park, PA 16802