University of South Florida, Mathematics & Statistics

663 21681Position ID: USF-USFPSDS23 [#21681, 32743]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Scholar (Dynamical Systems/Control Theory)
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Tampa, Florida 33620, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Dynamical Systems/Control Theory
Application Deadline: 2023/01/20 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/11/29, finished 2023/07/22, listed until 2023/05/29)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics at the University of South Florida invites applications for a postdoctoral position in Mathematics on our Tampa campus beginning on August 7, 2023. Salary is $50,000.

A Ph.D. in Mathematics from an accredited institution is required, along with appropriate experience and training within the indicated area(s) of specialization. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Postdoctoral Fellow.

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 or control theory, 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 three (3) courses per year. The contract is renewable for an additional year depending on available funding and satisfactory performance. Information about the Department can be found on the website: To apply, please visit and search for Job Opening ID #32743. Attach a Cover Letter (including name(s) of potential postdoctoral mentor(s) from our existing faculty), a Curriculum Vitae, and a Research Statement as a single document. Applicants must also arrange for at least three letters of recommendation (one of which must address the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher) to be submitted for review through

Review of applications will continue until position is filled. However, preference will be given to those candidates who submit their application materials by January 20, 2023.

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:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
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Department of Mathematics & Statistics
University of South Florida
4202 East Fowler Avenue, CMC342
Tampa, FL 33620-5700