Job Title Mathematics and Statistics Postdoctoral Fellow Pool
Posting Number P0543F
Job Description Summary
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Auburn University invites
applications for several one- or two-year postdoctoral positions. Each year is
considered a 12-month appointment. The two-year appointments would be non-
renewable, while the one-year appointments would be renewable once pending
need, satisfactory performance, and availability of funding. Each postdoctoral
scholar is responsible for teaching 3 courses per year. The desired starting
date is August 16, 2022.
We seek applicants whose research interests are compatible with faculty
research in the department. In particular, the Department is looking for
applicants in the following areas:
· Geometric topology. Advised by Dr. Hannah Alpert:
· Probability and stochastic processes with preference given to stochastic
analysis and stochastic partial differential equations. Advised by Dr. Le
Chen: https:// webhome.auburn.edu/~lzc0090/
· Statistics with preference given to network optimization, stochastic
optimization, percolation, and random graph theory. Advised by Dr. Elvan
Ceyhan: https:// www. auburn.edu/~ezc0066/
· Commutative algebra and algebraic geometry. Advised by Dr. Michael
Brown: https:// webhome.auburn.edu/~mkb0096/
· Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education (RUME). Advised by Dr.
Melinda Lanius: https:// emueslab.com
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae,
official transcripts, a research statement, a teaching statement, a statement
of contributions to diversity and inclusion (more information can be found by
clicking here), and contact information for three professional references.
Ideally, one reference should address teaching experience and abilities.
Applicants must have earned a PhD or equivalent degree in Mathematics,
Statistics, or a closely related field by the time appointment begins. The
candidates selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility
requirements for work in the United States at the time the appointment is
scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of
employment. In addition, candidates must possess excellent written and
interpersonal communication skills.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Review of applications will begin February 1st and continue to be filled as
needed. Please upload your statement of contributions to diversity, equity,
and inclusion under the other document under required documents.
AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is
our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals
without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age,
disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation,
gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.
Open Until Filled Yes
References required for this position? Yes
If yes, minimum number requested 3
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
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Please enter the specifics of the option you selected above:
(Open Ended Question)
Please choose one of the following research specialties:
Probability and Stochastic Processes
Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry
Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education
Optional & Required Documents
Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Statement of Research and/or Goals
Other Documentation (2)