Department of Mathematics, University of Virginia

Position ID: UVa-PDRAF2018 [#11090]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate and Fellow
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, United States [map]
Application Deadline: finished (2017/10/18, finished 2018/09/12, listed until 2018/04/18)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia invites applications for several postdoctoral positions, to begin the fall semester of 2018, including the following:

1. Whyburn Research Associate. Priority for this position will be given to applicants in Analysis; however, all candidates whose research interests complement the strengths of the department's current faculty will be considered.

2. Postdoctoral Research Associate and Fellow. High priority for this position will be given to applicants in Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory.

All positions carry an initial appointment of one year, renewable for up to two additional one-year appointments, contingent on performance. Preference for all positions will be given to candidates who have received their Ph.D. within the last three years. Applicants must be on track to receive a Ph.D. in the relevant field by June 2018 and must hold a Ph.D. at the time of appointment. Applicants must present evidence of outstanding accomplishments and promise in both research and teaching. Information about the department may be found at

To apply candidates must submit a Candidate Profile through Jobs@UVa (, search on posting number 0621784 and electronically attach the following: a cover letter of interest describing research agenda and teaching experience, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for four references.

In addition, candidates must submit the following required documents electronically through A cover letter, an AMS Standard Cover Sheet, a curriculum vitae, a publication list, a description of research, and a statement about teaching interests and experience. The applicant must also have at least four letters of recommendation submitted, of which one must support the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher.

To ensure priority consideration, all application materials including recommendation letters must be received by November 15, 2017; however, the positions will remain open until filled.

Questions regarding the application process in Jobs@UVa should be directed to: Zvezdana Kish, (434)924-9437

For additional information about the position contact:

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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:
PO Box 400137
Department of Mathematics
Kerchof Hall
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4137

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