Baylor University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: Baylor-POSTDOC2 [#19493, 12444]
Position Title: Research Postdoc
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Waco, Texas, United States [map]
Subject Area: Noncommutative Analysis
Application Deadline: 2022/02/10 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/01/31, finished 2022/08/13)
Position Description:    

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Baylor seeks to fill the following position in the Department of Mathematics, College of Arts and Sciences:

Postdoctoral Research Associate

This research position is funded by Baylor’s OVPR postdoctoral hiring program. The position is for two years, and is expected to start as early as July 2022.  Candidates are expected to do research in collaboration with Dr. Tao Mei, who will be the postdoctoral supervisor. An ideal candidate should be a recent PhD with expertise in the area of noncommutative analysis (e.g. noncommutative harmonic analysis, free probability, noncommutative geometry, operator algebras) and its application to quantum information theory. Strong potential for obtaining external funding is desirable.

Candidates must possess a doctoral degree in mathematics or a closely related field by August, 2022. Applicants should submit their materials online at A complete application includes a cover letter of application, a current curriculum vitae including a publication list, a research statement, at least three letters of recommendation, and a copy of an Official Transcript showing the highest degree conferred (if the Ph.D. is in progress, a copy of the official transcript of completed Ph.D. hours should be submitted) and supplemental information to be submitted via Baylor's Ignite system . Applications received by Feb. 10, 2022 will receive full consideration, with review continuing until the position is filled. Finalists will be required to apply at Baylor's ignite system as well.  Inquiries about the position may be sent to

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Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For”. The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris, ( and academic strategic plan, Illuminate ( As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has more than 20,000 students from all 50 states and more than 85 countries.

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Department of Mathematics
Baylor University
1410 S.4th Street
Waco, TX 7670