University of Illinois at Chicago, Mathematics, Statistics, & Computer Science

Position ID: UIC-RAPGEO [#20981]
Position Title: Research Assistant Professor - Geometry, Mathematical Physics or related field
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Chicago, Illinois 60607, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science
Application Deadline: 2023/01/13 4:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/05, finished 2023/07/15, listed until 2023/03/08)
Position Description:    

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

University of Illinois at Chicago

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

The Department has active research programs in pure mathematics, computational and applied mathematics, combinatorics, theoretical computer science and scientific computing, probability and statistics, and mathematics education. See for more information.

Applications are invited for the following positions, effective August 16, 2023. Final authorization of the positions is subject to the availability of funding.

Research Assistant Professorship. This is a non-tenure track position, normally renewable annually to a maximum of three years. This position carries a teaching responsibility of three courses per year, and the expectation that the incumbent plays a significant role in the research life of the Department. This position is intended for a researcher(s) specializing in either differential geometry and moduli spaces of vector bundles or applications of geometric methods to science. Applicants must show evidence of outstanding research potential in geometry, mathematical physics or related field, and should expect to have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree by the start date.

Applicants should provide a vita, research and teaching statements, and at least three (3) letters of recommendation including one that addresses teaching. Applications should be submitted through No applications will be accepted by surface mail or e-mail. To ensure full consideration, application materials must be received by December 2, 2022.

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CHICAGO, IL 60607-7045