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Postdoctoral Fellow - Mathematics & Statistics

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Postdoctoral Fellow - Mathematics & Statistics
Posting Number PTAP2183P
Department/Unit Mathematics & Statistics
Location Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Dalhousie University invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral position in the broad research areas of mathematical analysis and partial differential equations (PDEs), under the supervision of Professor Suresh Eswarathasan 
Qualifications/Requirements of Position
While all applicants with a background in mathematical analysis and PDEs will be considered, candidates with prior experience in microlocal analysis, the spectral theory of unbounded operators, and the numerical analysis of PDEs will be given special attention. Applicants must hold a PhD degree in mathematics or a related field, and have an outstanding academic record.
Salary Range/Pay Rate 38,500-45,000
Additional Information
Applicants must also submit the following material via MathJobs (search “Dalhousie University” and follow the relevant advertisement): 1) cover letter; 2) curriculum vitae, 3) a short research statement detailing the applicant’s scientific interests, accomplishments and future research strategies, and 4) three confidential letters of recommendation.

It is strongly suggested that applicants also submit additional materials to the Atlantic Association for Research in the Mathematical Sciences (AARMS) for the AARMS Postdoctoral Fellowship Award via its corresponding MathJobs page. Note that the AARMS Postdoctoral Fellowship Award application deadline is around mid-November 2023. Further information can be found here:

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Posting Detail Information

Term of appointment 2 years, anticipated start date of September 1, 2024
Open Date
Close Date 11/20/2023
Open Until Filled No
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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. Research Statement
Optional Documents