Postdoctoral (Visiting Assistant Professor) in Mathematics

Position ID: 37553
Georgia Institute of Technology
Position Description
Job Class: 
Limited-Term Assistant Professor
Job Description: 


The School of Mathematics at Georgia Tech is accepting applications for Post Doc (Visiting Assistant Professor) (PD) for post-doctoral research and teaching positions for Fall, 2018. Applications by highly qualified candidates, and especially those from groups underrepresented in the mathematical sciences, are particularly encouraged.  See  (or below) for more details and application instructions.

School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology

Position ID: GeorgiaTech-PD [#10750]
Position Title: Postdoc (Visiting Assistant Professor)
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Atlanta, Georgia 30332, United States
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: none

Postdoctoral (Visiting Assistant Professor) (PD): The School of Mathematics at Georgia Tech invites applications for post-doctoral research and teaching positions for Fall 2018. These positions are intended for recent PhDs and priority will be given to those candidates who: (1) show the potential to carry out research of exceptional quality at Georgia Tech; (2) complement existing strengths in the School of Mathematics; and (3) have a demonstrated commitment to high quality teaching. Consistent with these priorities, candidates will be considered in all areas of Pure and Applied Mathematics and Statistics.

Application Procedures/How to apply:

Applications by highly qualified candidates from groups underrepresented in the mathematical sciences are particularly encouraged. Applications should consist of a curriculum vitae, including lists of publications, a summary of future research plans, and at least three letters of reference. A Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in Mathematics or a closely related field is required.

Applications should also include evidence of teaching interest, abilities, related experience. Applications should be submitted directly to Successful applicants will be expected to work with one or more current Georgia Tech faculty members and those with whom an applicant might work should be named in the cover letter and indicated on the Mathjobs application.

If a candidate cannot submit an application electronically, then it may be sent to the Postdoctoral Hiring Committee School of Mathematics Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA, 30332-0160, USA

Consideration of applications is ongoing until positions are filled. For full consideration applicants are encouraged to submit all materials before November 10, 2017. However, consideration of applications is ongoing until positions are filled.

Application Materials Required:

Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research Statement
  • Teaching Statement
  • Publication List
  • Three Reference Letters (to be submitted by the reference writers at this site )

And anything else requested in the position description.
Further Info:


Georgia Tech
School of Mathematics
686 Cherry St.
Atlanta, GA 30332

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CIP Discipline Code: 
Mathematics, other
Applied Mathematics, General
Statistics, General
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University System of Georgia
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The University of Georgia
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