University of Texas at Austin, Mathematics

Position ID: UTAustin-POSTDOCTORAL1 [#23586, Piccirillo]
Position Title: Mathematics, Postdoctoral
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Austin, Texas 78712, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: 3 & 4 Dimensional Topology
Application Deadline: 2023/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup (offers accepted posted 2023/10/20, listed until 2024/04/19)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship supervised by Professor Lisa Piccirillo in the research area of 3- and 4-dimensional topology. The expected opening is for Fall 2024. We are interested in candidates who will contribute to excellence in mentoring through teaching, research, and service. The appointment will be for one year with a teaching load of 1/1 per long semester.  The instructional salary is $60,000 annually with health and retirement benefits. The total compensation is $70,000 annually. 

To ensure full consideration for the academic year of 2024-25, all materials should arrive by December 1, 2023.  

Qualifications: Ph.D. by August 1, 2024.

Applicant Instructions

Application Materials Required: Interested applicants should apply and submit the following items online at this website:  

  1. Cover Letter that includes research area, qualifications, and contact information. 
  2. Curriculum Vitae 
  3. Teaching statement 
  4. Research statement
  5. Three letters of recommendation (to be submitted online by the reference writers at this site. Letter must be signed by the writer and on letterhead.) 

Background Checks: A criminal history background check will be required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position. 

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. 

Employment Eligibility Verification: If hired, you will be required to complete the federal Employment Eligibility Verification I-9 form. You will be required to present acceptable and original documents to prove your identity and authorization to work in the United States. Documents need to be presented no later than the third day of employment. Failure to do so will result in loss of employment at the university. 

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Compliance: Employees may be required to report violations of law under Title IX and the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act). If this position is identified a Campus Security Authority (Clery Act), you will be notified and provided with resources for reporting. Responsible employees under Title IX are defined and outlined in HOP-3031.

The Clery Act requires all prospective employees be notified of the availability of the Annual Security and Fire Safety report. You may access the most recent report here or obtain a copy at University Compliance Services, 1616 Guadalupe Street, UTA 2.206, Austin, Texas 78701.




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:
email address
Department of Mathematics
The University of Texas at Austin,
1 University Station, C1200
Austin, TX 78712