Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mathematics

Position ID: MIT-PDA [#18536]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139-4307, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2022/01/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/10/07, finished 2022/05/16)
Position Description:    

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This position is one year postdoctoral associate appointment in the department of mathematics, open to promising research mathematicians with research interests in 3 and 4 manifold topology and knot theory. Successful applicants will also have demonstrated a commitment to high quality teaching and will have take an active role in serving and developing the mathematical communities. The position will carry a 1-1 teaching load and a 9 month salary of $75,000. The appointment start date is July 1, 2022 or as soon thereafter as possible. Successful candidates will have a PhD in Mathematics and research expertise in 3 and 4 manifold topology and knot theory. 

Please apply with i) cover letter, ii) curriculum vitae, iii) research statement, iv) teaching statement, and v) three letters of reference, at least one of which addresses the applicant’s teaching and/or service.

Applications by candidates from groups underrepresented in the mathematical sciences are particularly encouraged. Applications submitted by December 1st will receive full consideration; applications which are submitted later may still be considered.

The Department of Mathematics offers supportive mentorship to junior faculty and instructors, an exceptional environment for mathematical inquiry, and a strong commitment to an inclusive, welcoming culture. MIT is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability.

MIT is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.

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Further Info:
(617) 253-4994
Mathematics Search Committee
Room 2-350A
Department of Mathematics
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307