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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Natural Science
Department: Mathematics 10032574
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Research/Scientific, Non-Union

Position Summary

The Department of Mathematics at Michigan State University invites applications for Department Postdoctoral Research Associate positions with a starting date of Fall 2021. This is an academic year, benefits eligible position that is potentially renewable on an annual basis through Spring 2024 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, 2021.  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 if their appointment includes an instructional component.

Applicants should submit a vita, statements on research and on teaching, and should arrange 4 letters of recommendation to be submitted, one of which must specifically address the applicant's teaching experiences.  It is helpful if the cover letter indicates if the applicant wishes to be considered by specific MSU faculty.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Mathematical Research

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements • Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. in Mathematics by August 10, 2021. Applications from all areas of mathematical research will be considered.

 

Desired Qualifications

Candidates to have a Ph.D. in any mathematical related field by August 10, 2021.  Applications from all areas of mathematical research will be considered.

Required Application Materials

Cover Letter

Curriculum Vitae

Research Statement

Teaching Statement

4 letters of recommendation to be submitted, one of which must specifically address the applicant's teaching experiences

All applicants must submit their application materials including CV, cover letter, research statement, and teaching statement through the MSU Research Associate job posting on Mathjobs.org to be considered.

 

Special Instructions

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

http://mathjobs.org

Minimum Requirements • Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. in Mathematics by August 10, 2021. Applications from all areas of mathematical research will be considered. Review of applications will begin on 12/1/2020 and continue until filled. A background check is required for employment.

 

Review of Applications Begins On

12/01/2020

Website

HTTPS://MATH.MSU.EDU/

Department Statement

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.

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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