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Eberly College of Science Mathematics Department

Research Associate

Research Associate (Theoretical Neuroscience and Differential Geometry)

The Department of Mathematics is seeking a research associate to work at the interface of Theoretical Neuroscience and Differential Geometry.  This position is for new or recent Ph.D.s with exceptional research potential and with teaching required as a commitment to excellence in teaching.  This is a non-tenure track 48-week appointment for two years.  A Ph.D. in mathematics is required.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Applicants must apply online and complete the Penn State application athttps://app2.ohr.psu.edu/Jobs/External/EVMS2_External/currentap1.cfm#53908 and must submit an application through Mathjobs.org (https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs) with the following materials in order for the application to be complete: 1) at least three reference letters (one letter must address in details the candidate’s abilities as a teacher), (2) Curriculum Vitae, (3) Publication List, (4) Cover letter, (5) Research Statement, and (6) Teaching Statement.

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Research Associate

The Department of Mathematics is seeking research associates.  New or recent Ph.D.s with exceptional research potential and in some positions with teaching required as a commitment to excellence in teaching.  These are non-tenure track appointments and are typically for one year (48 weeks) or two years.  A Ph.D. in mathematics is required.  Candidates from all areas of mathematics will be considered.  Review of applications will begin on February 1 and will continue until the positions are filled.  Applicants must complete the Penn State application at https://app2.ohr.psu.edu/Jobs/External/EVMS2_External/currentap1.cfm#53603 and must submit an application through Mathjobs.org (https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs) with the following materials in order for the application to be complete: 1) at least three reference letters (one letter must address in details the candidate’s abilities as a teacher), (2) Curriculum Vitae, (3) Publication List, (4) Cover letter, (5) Research Statement, and (6) Teaching Statement.  

CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS: For more about safety at Penn State, and to review the Annual Security Report which contains information about crime statistics and other safety and security matters, please go to  http://www.police.psu.edu/clery/, which will also provide you with detail on how to request a hard copy of the Annual Security Report.

Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to minorities, women, veterans, disabled individuals, and oth
er protected groups.