Pennsylvania State University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: PennState-ARP [#21713, REQ_0000038353]
Position Title: Assistant Research Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/12/02, listed until 2023/06/02)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics is seeking an Assistant Research Professor with exceptional research potential. This is a non-tenure track, limited-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with possibility of re-funding. A Ph.D. in Mathematics is required. 

The selected candidate is expected to work with Professor Leonid Berlyand in Interdisciplinary Mathematics with a focus on mathematical biology. Specifically, they will develop mathematical models of individual and collective motion of bacteria in complex biological fluids such as mucus. The candidate is also expected to develop and implement respective computational algorithms and perform numerical simulations. A teaching load may be required.

Application Information: 
Applicants must complete the Penn State application through https://tinyurl.com/mr3z5aa7 and must submit an application through Mathjobs.org (https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs) with the following materials in order for the application to be complete: 

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Three reference letter (one of which should address in detail the candidate’s abilities as a teacher) 
  • Publication list 
  • Research statement 
  • Teaching statement 

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Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
https://science.psu.edu/math
814-865-7520
 
The Pennsylvania State University
Department of Mathematics
109 McAllister Building
University Park, PA 16802