University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Mathematics Department

Position ID: UNCCH-PRS [#23427]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Field of Analysis
Application Deadline: 2024/01/01 11:59PMhelp popup
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for two Postdoctoral Research Associate positions in the field of Analysis, broadly interpreted and including harmonic analysis, the analysis of partial differential equations, dynamical systems, geometric analysis, etc. The positions will be funded in part through the National Science Foundation Research Training Group (RTG) award: “Partial Differential Equations on Manifolds”.  Information on the Analysis and PDEs group and the NSF RTG can be found at

These are one-year positions that are renewable for a maximum of three years pending satisfactory performance. Duties of this position will include teaching two semester-long courses during each academic year, supervising students, and continued strong and independent research. The proposed start date is July 1, 2024.

Candidates should have received a doctorate in mathematics or a closely related field. Funding for these positions is provided by the National Science Foundation’s Workforce Program in the Mathematical Sciences. Due to funding requirements, the positions are only open to United States citizens or lawful permanent residents.

Applicants must apply online at In addition to the information requested by the UNC website, applicants should post the following at (1) the AMS Standard Cover Sheet (online form), (2) a separate cover letter, (3) a curriculum vitae, (4) a research statement that includes a description of current research and a plan for future research, (5) a statement of teaching credentials and goals, and (6) four letters of recommendation: three research letters and one letter addressing teaching.

Note that candidates must apply at both the UNC website and MathJobs in order to be considered for the position.  The UNC website will request a list of references.  Letters of recommendation only need to be uploaded to MathJobs.

Applications received by January 1, 2024 are assured complete consideration.  After that, applications will be reviewed on a continuing basis until the position is filled.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599