Rutgers University - New Brunswick, Mathematics

Position ID: Rutgers-PD19 [#14208]
Position Title: Hill Assistant Professorships and other Postdoctoral Positions
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (2019/09/04, finished 2021/03/06, listed until 2020/08/28)
Position Description:    

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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 five of these position that will start in Fall of 2020. These positions carry a reduced teaching load of 2-1 for research; candidates should have received a PhD 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.

The required application materials are a curriculum vitae, (including a publication list),a research statement (not to exceed five pages in length), and four letters of recommendation, one of which evaluates teaching and (if possible) provides quantitive evidence of teaching ability.

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.

Review of applications begins December 1, 2019 and continues until any potential openings are filled.

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

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

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