Postdoctoral Position - Postdoc Scholar in Mathematics
The Department of Mathematics at The Florida State University is accepting applications for postdoctoral positions in mathematics starting in August 2021. The position appointment is for 12 months with renewal upon satisfactory performance. Candidates must have a doctoral degree in mathematics or a closely related discipline, a strong research record, and a commitment to excellence in teaching. Preference will be given to candidates whose research interests overlap significantly with those of current faculty members. Applicants are strongly encouraged to include in their cover letter the name(s) of FSU faculty whose research best aligns with their own. Information about the department is available at www.math.fsu.edu.
Qualified candidates must apply through both the MathJobs website (mathjobs.org, position ID #17284) and the FSU Employment and Recruiting Services website at jobs.fsu.edu, job opening #48457. Each applicant must submit a cover letter, a standard AMS coversheet, a current curriculum vitae, a research statement, and a teaching statement. Candidates should also arrange to have four letters of recommendation (one should address the candidate's teaching qualifications) uploaded directly by the letter writers through the MathJobs website. The deadline for applications is March 1, 2021, but early application is advised.
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