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Mathematics & Statistics

Postdoctoral Research Scholar

The Department of Mathemtics & Statistics at the University of South Florida seeks to fill a 12-month, full-time, Postdoctoral Research Scholar position in Mathematics to begin on August 7, 2020. Salary is $45,659.

A Ph.D. in Mathematics or a closely-related field from an accredited institution is required and the degree must be conferred by the appointment start date. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Postdoctoral Scholar. Preference will be given to applicants whose research area is in Applied Algebra, Cryptography and Arithmetic Dynamical Systems who have a strong record of research productivity and demonstrated experience teaching university undergraduates.

This position carries a one-year appointment with an annual teaching load of two (2) courses. The contract is renewable for an additional year, subject to satisfactory performance in both research and teaching. Required application materials include: a cover letter, a curriculum vita, a research statement a publication list, and three letters of recommendation (one of which must address the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher). Please have your recommendation letters submitted through Information about the department can be found on the website: To apply, please visit for Job Opening ID #25046 and attach the required materials as a single document.

Review of applications will continue until position is filled. However, preference will be given to those candidates who submit their application materials by May 28, 2020.

Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For disability accommodations, contact Denise Marks at (813-974-9747), a minimum of five working days in advance.