California Institute of Technology, Mathematics/PMA

Fellowship ID: Caltech-HB [#22880]
Fellowship Title: Harry Bateman Teaching Fellowships in Mathematics
Fellowship Type: Postdoctoral
Fellowship Location: Pasadena, California 91125, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Starting Date: 2024/09/01
Compensation: $73,000
Application Deadline: 2023/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup* finished (2023/09/01, finished 2024/02/20, listed until 2024/01/01)
Fellowship Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics at the California Institute of Technology invites applications for Harry Bateman Teaching Fellowships in Mathematics, beginning September 2024.

Bateman Teaching Fellowships will be offered to recent PhD recipients who show strong research promise, preferably in one of the areas in which the Caltech Mathematics Faculty is currently active.

Appointments are normally for three years.  Appointees will be expected to fulfill teaching duties (three one-quarter courses per academic year), pursue their own research program, and be in residence even when not teaching.  Summer can be used for one-month vacation, research and other scholarly activities.

These positions will be offered if funds are available.

Qualifications and terms of appointment:

  • Applicant must have or should expect to receive a PhD in Mathematics or related field by the time the fellowship begins
  • Applicants who are currently employed as postdocs are eligible
  • Appointment is for 3 years
  • Salary is $73,000 in the first year
  • Research fund of $1,500 per annum
  • One-time allowance to assist with the move
  • Annual vacations: 21 days, not including Caltech Holidays
  • Annual sick leave: 15 days
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance

Process timeline

  • September 1, 2023: Applications are accepted
  • December 1, 2023: Deadline for applications, including reference letters
  • Early January 2024 – End of February 2024: Offers

As one of the largest employers in Pasadena, CA, Caltech is committed to providing comprehensive benefits to eligible employees and their eligible dependents. Our benefits package includes competitive compensation, health, dental, and vision insurance, retirement savings plans, generous paid time off, parental leave, tuition reimbursement, and more. Learn more about our benefits and who is eligible.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Caltech is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. To read more Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) go to eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf.
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Further Info:
email address
California Institute of Technology
Mathematics Department 253-37
ATTN: Search Committee
1200 E. California Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91125