Michigan State University, Mathematics

Position ID: MSU-FS2024PDRA [#22768]
Position Title: Postdoctoral and Fixed-Term Research Associates
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: East Lansing, Michigan 48824, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics or related area
Application Deadline: 2023/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/08/17, updated 2023/08/10, listed until 2024/05/15)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at Michigan State University invites applications for Fixed- Term Departmental Postdoctoral Research Associates (Postdocs) and Fixed-Term Research Associates with a starting date of Fall 2024.

Postdoctoral Research Associates comprise the department Postdoctoral Fellows program that contribute to the research and instructional mission of our unit.  These are academic year appointed positions.

Fixed-Term Research Associates support the research activities of currently funded external research grants as outlined in the grants statement of work and budget.  These positions are either academic or annual year appointments.

Both positions are benefits eligible and are potentially renewable on an annual basis through Spring 2027, contingent upon satisfactory performance and availability of funding.  Candidates will be evaluated on their potential in research and teaching.

Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. in Mathematics by August 10, 2024.  Applications from all areas of mathematical research will be considered.  Research Associates will be paired with faculty mentors with whom they have compatible research interests and will engage in our active instructional mentoring program.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, statements on research and on teaching, and arrange for at least four (4) letters of recommendation to be submitted, one of which must specifically address the applicant's teaching experiences.  It is helpful if the cover letter indicates if the applicant wishes to be considered by specific MSU faculty.

Applications must be submitted via mathjobs.org. Submit your application directly at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/22768.  The evaluation process will begin on December 1, 2023, and review of applications will continue until positions are filled.  A background check is required for employment.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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Department of Mathematics
Michigan State University
619 Red Cedar Road
C212 Wells Hall
East Lansing, MI 48824