Rutgers University - New Brunswick, Mathematics

Position ID: Rutgers-PD24 [#23929]
Position Title: Hill Assistant Professorships and other Postdoctoral Positions
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: none (posted 2023/11/21)
Position Description:    


The Rutgers Mathematics Department offers various postdoctoral positions in Mathematics. These include several Hill Assistant Professorships, which are three-year non-tenure track, non-renewable, Post-Doctoral Research instructorships. Subject to availability of funding, the department expects to have several of these positions that will start in Fall of 2024. These positions carry a teaching load of 3 single-semester courses per year. Candidates should have received a Ph.D. by the time the position starts, and show outstanding promise of research ability in pure or applied mathematics as well as a capacity for effective teaching.

In addition, various postdoctoral research positions may become available, which may or may not carry teaching responsibilities.

To apply, applicants must complete BOTH the basic employment application at as well as the application on the mathjobs site. The application to the Rutgers job site requires fewer documents than is required for the mathjobs application; in particular recommendation letters should only be submitted to the mathjobs site.

For the mathjobs application: the AMS Cover Sheet must be filled out completely. Make sure that you include the AMS Subject Classification number of your area(s) of specialization (2-digit codes). Applicants should submit:

  • a curriculum vitae (including a publication list)
  • a research statement (of up to about 5 pages)
  • a teaching statement.
Arrange for four letters of reference to be submitted, including one which evaluates teaching. If possible, the teaching letter should reference quantitative results of teaching evaluations.

Review of applications begins December 1, 2023 and continues until any potential openings are filled.

All job offers are contingent upon successful pre-employment background screening prior to commencement of employment.

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, military service or any other category protected by law. As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment.

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
Rutgers University
Hill Center, Busch Campus
110 Frelinghuysen Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854-8019, U.S.A.