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Research professor position

Research Professor position

The Department of Mathematics is seeking Research Professors (two to three years post Ph.D.) with exceptional research potential. Teaching may be required. These are non-tenure track appointments and will be filled as Assistant, Associate, or Full Research Professor depending on qualifications. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with possibility of re-funding. A Ph.D. in mathematics is required. Candidates from all areas of mathematics will be considered. Applicants must complete the Penn State application ( and must submit an application through ( with the following materials in order for the application to be complete: cover letter; curriculum vitae; at least three reference letters, one of which should address in detail the candidate’s abilities as a teacher; publication list; research statement; and teaching statement.

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