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Back to search results Apply now Job no: 544661
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Natural Science
Department: Mathematics 10032574
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Education/Training, Research/Scientific

Position Summary

The Department of Mathematics at Michigan State University invites applications for Research Associate (Postdoc) with a starting date of fall 2019. This is an academic year, benefits eligible position that is potentially renewable on an annual basis through Spring 2022 contingent upon satisfactory performance and availability of funding. Candidates will be evaluated on their potential in research and teaching.

Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. in Mathematics by August 10, 2019. Applications from all areas of mathematical research will be considered. Research Associates (Postdocs) will be paired with faculty mentors with whom they have compatible research interests and will engage in our active instructional mentoring program.

Applicants should submit a vita, statements on research and on teaching, and should arrange for at least 4 letters of recommendation to be submitted, one of which must specifically address the applicant's teaching experiences.

MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer and is committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. MSU is committed to providing a work environment that supports employees' work and personal life.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Mathematical Research

Minimum Requirements

  • Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. in Mathematics by August 10, 2019.
  • Applications from all areas of mathematical research will be considered.

Required Application Materials

All applicants must apply and submit required materials at www.mathjobs.org

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research Statement
  • Teaching Statement
  • Four Reference Letters

Special Instructions

All applicants must apply and submit required materials at www.mathjobs.org

Review of applications will being on 12/14/2018 and continue until filled. 

A background check is required for employment.

Review of Applications Begins On

12/14/2018

Website

https://math.msu.edu/

MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

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