University of Texas at Dallas, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: UTDallas-RA [#24011]
Position Title: Research Associate
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Richardson, Texas 75080, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Analytic Number Theory
Application Deadline: none (posted 2023/12/05)
Position Description:    

Position Title
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Mathematics (Analytic Number Theory)

Job Summary
Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in the School of Mathematical Sciences at The University of Texas at Dallas, in the field of Analytic Number Theory. This is a 12 month research position with no teaching load. The initial appointment is for one year, with a possibility of renewal for a second year. The successful candidate will work closely with Dr. Rizwanur Khan on his NSF project (CAREER DMS- 2341239) on L-functions and automorphic forms.

Minimum Qualifications
Ph.D in Mathematics.

Physical Demands and Working Conditions
  • Competitive Salary
  • Tuition Benefits
  • Medical insurance – including 100% paid employee medical coverage for full-time employees
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Long and short-term disability
  • Retirement Plan Options
  • Paid time off
  • Paid Holidays

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The successful candidate will conduct research with Dr. Rizwanur Khan on his NSF project in the field of analytic number theory (L-functions and automorphic forms). This will involve investigating research problems, writing research papers, giving and organizing research talks.

Salary  $58,668
Pay Basis  Monthly
Position Status Regular full-time
Location Richardson Position
End Date (if temporary) 07/31/2025
Posting Open Date 12/01/2023
Posting Close Date  Open Until Filled
Desired Start Date 08/01/2024

Preferred Education and Experience
Review of applications will begin on January 15 and will continue until the position is filled. 
  1. PhD dissertation in Analytic Number Theory, preferably involving L-functions and automorphic forms. 
  2. The successful candidate will preferably have already authored peer reviewed research papers in the field of analytic number theory. 
  3. Experience in giving and/or organizing research talks
 No remote work option for this job. 

Additional Information

About Us
UT Dallas is a top public research University located in one of the nation’s fastest-growing metropolitan regions. Our seven schools offer more than 140 undergraduate and graduate programs, plus professional certificates and fast-track programs. Our student body is 31,000 strong, reflecting students from over 100 countries.
UT Dallas is committed to graduating well-rounded members of the global community whose education has prepared them for rewarding lives and productive careers in a constantly changing world. A people of ideas, and perspectives is crucial to our vision and mission. UT Dallas is a place where members of the community are welcomed, treated fairly, and encouraged in their pursuit of excellence.

What should be included with the application:
  • Cover letter, including a brief description of research background and interests 
  • Curriculum Vitae 
  • Research Statement 
  • 3 recommendation letters addressing the candidate’s research to be uploaded on
Additionally, an application must be submitted to in order to be considered for the position.

Important Message

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Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
email address
Mathematical Sciences
800 West Campbell Road
Richardson, TX 75080