Pennsylvania State University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: PennState-RESPROF [#12286]
Position Title: Research Professors
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2019/08/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2018/08/14, finished 2019/07/09, listed until 2019/07/22)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics is seeking research professors (two to three years post Ph.D.) with exceptional research potential. Teaching may be required as a commitment to excellence in teaching for this position. These are non-tenure track appointments and will be filled as Assistant, Associate, or Full Research Professor pending qualifications. These positions are typically for one or two years (48 weeks per year). A Ph.D. in mathematics is required. Candidates from all areas of mathematics will be considered. Applicants must complete the Penn State application ( and must submit an application through (htpps:// with the following materials in order for the application to be complete: (1) Cover letter; (2) Curriculum Vitae: (3) at least three reference letters, one of which must address in detail the candidate’s abilities as a teacher; (4) Publication List; (5) Research Statement; (6) Teaching Statement. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Apply online at

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Further Info:
The Pennsylvania State University
Department of Mathematics
107 McAllister Building
University Park, PA 16802