Employment Opportunities

Postdoctoral Position in Mathematics


One or more three-year, non tenure-track postdoctoral faculty positions in the Department of Mathematics, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Candidates should have a Ph.D. in the mathematical sciences by the starting date and documented potential for research and teaching in mathematics.  Preference will be given to applicants within three years of having received the Ph.D. who can contribute to one of the areas in which UNL's mathematics faculty is currently active.

Starting Date:

August 2018

First Review:

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2017 and continue until suitable candidates have been selected.


Teaching responsibilities include graduate and undergraduate courses in mathematics. A three-course teaching load for the AY is anticipated.  More information may be found here.


The position will have a competitve starting salary.  Additional travel support is available.  UNL makes available life, health, and long--term disability insurance programs as well as family coverage at reasonable group rates to the employee.


Applicants should send a letter of application, a CV, statements addressing their research and teaching, and three or four letters of reference, at least one of which should address teaching, to mathjobs.org or to:

Postdoctoral Search Committee Chair
Department of Mathematics
203 Avery Hall
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68588-0130

Phone: 402-472-3731
FAX: 402-472-8466
e-mail: hiring@math.unl.edu

For more information see the department’s web site at http://www.math.unl.edu.

Use of the AMS application cover sheet is encouraged.

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