University of Vermont, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Position ID: CEMS-PDA [#23839]
Position Title: Post Doctoral Associate
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Burlington, Vermont 05405, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: (offers accepted posted 2023/11/10, listed until 2024/12/15)
Position Description:   URMs  

Information about the Position
Applications are invited for a two-year postdoctoral appointment, to start August 2024 in the research group of Puck Rombach in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at UVM. This position has a teaching load of two courses per year (1-1). The postdoc will be expected to work in the group’s research areas, which include extremal and structural graph theory and graph algorithms, as well as develop their own research portfolio.

Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2024, and applications will be considered until the position is filled. For full consideration, applicants should submit an AMS cover sheet, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, and three or more letters of recommendation, at least one of which should address teaching activities. Applicants should submit these materials through MathJobs.

Information about the University
The University of Vermont (UVM), established in 1791, is a major research university with a current enrollment of over 12,000 undergraduate, graduate, and medical students. In the last fiscal year, the university has received more than $260 million in research funding. The scientific and academic environments across campus are dynamic, collaborative, and multi-disciplinary, Significant campus resources for research collaboration include: the Vermont Advanced Computing Core, the Vermont Complex Systems Center, the Larner College of Medicine, and the Gund Institute for Environment.

The University’s commitment to the growth of STEM disciplines, including computer science, data science, and complex systems, is evidenced by the recent construction of our new STEM Complex, the University’s largest-ever capital project. The University of Vermont is located in Burlington, Vermont, which is frequently rated as one of the best small cities in the USA for quality of life, year-round outdoor recreation and cultural events. Greater Burlington metropolitan area has a population of approximately 210,000 and enjoys a panoramic setting on Lake Champlain, bordered by the Adirondack and Green Mountains. It is only about 90 miles south of Montréal, Canada.

The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University of Vermont is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and inclusive excellence of the academic community through their teaching, service and research, scholarship or creative arts. We are an educationally purposeful community seeking to prepare students to be accountable leaders in a diverse and changing world. Members of the University of Vermont community embrace and advance the values of Our Common Ground: Openness, Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Innovation, and Justice.

Information about salary and benefits
Salary for this position will be considered at the range of $55,000 - $58,000. Post Doctoral Associates at the University of Vermont are considered regular employees and are fully benefited positions. Terms and conditions specific to Post-Doctoral employment at UVM can be found here.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
email address
Votey Hall
33 Colchester Avenue
Burlington, VT 05405