Postdoctoral Scholar in Dynamical Systems/Control Theory

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics at the University of South Florida invites applications for a postdoctoral position in Mathematics on our Tampa campus beginning on August 7, 2023. Salary is $50,000.

A Ph.D. in Mathematics from an accredited institution is required, along with appropriate experience and training within the indicated area(s) of specialization. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Postdoctoral Fellow.

Preference will be given to candidates who have received their Ph.D. in Mathematics within the last three years and whose research area is in data driven methods in dynamical systems or control theory, or has significant overlap with research of faculty members active in these areas.

This position carries a one-year appointment with an annual teaching load of three (3) courses per year. The contract is renewable for an additional year depending on available funding and satisfactory performance. To apply, please visit http://employment.usf.edu/ and search for Job Opening ID #32743. Attach a Cover Letter (including name(s) of potential postdoctoral mentor(s) from our existing faculty), a Curriculum Vitae, and a Research Statement as a single document. Applicants must also arrange for at least three letters of recommendation (one of which must address the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher) to be submitted for review through MathJobs.org.

Review of applications will continue until position is filled. However, preference will be given to those candidates who submit their application materials by January 20, 2023.

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.