Research Associate

Research Associates

The Department of Mathematics is seeking research associates (two to three years post Ph.D.) with exceptional research potential. Teaching may be required as a commitment to excellence in teaching for this position. These are non-tenure track appointments and are typically for one or two years (48 weeks per year). A Ph.D. in mathematics is required. Candidates from all areas of mathematics will be considered. Applicants must complete the Penn State application at and must submit an application through ( with the following materials in order for the application to be complete: (1) Cover letter; (2) Curriculum Vitae; (3) at least three reference letters, one of which must address in detail the candidate’s abilities as a teacher; (4) Publication List; (5) Research Statement; and (6) Teaching Statement. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. 

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