Postdoctoral Fellows

Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado
14 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
11 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Working Title Postdoctoral Fellows - Open Pool Research Professional Position Yes Posting Number 201600839AP Position Type Admin Professional/Research Professional Number of Vacancies Work Hours/Week Proposed Annual Salary Range Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Desired Start Date Position End Date (if temporary) Open Posting Date 10/10/2016 Open Until Filled Yes To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59pm (MT) on 05/31/2017 Description of Work Unit

Nestled beside the Rocky Mountains, Fort Collins, Colorado is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the U.S.A. Colorado State University ranks as one of the nation’s top-performing research institutions. The Department of Mathematics has over 200 undergraduate majors, and currently has 32 tenure-track faculty. More information may be obtained from the Department’s Web page at Information on the city of Fort Collins can be found at:

Position Summary

The Department of Mathematics seeks applicants throughout the year who are interested in obtaining postdoctoral research experience in the area of mathematics. These positions have the responsibility to conduct a program of research under the mentorship of a faculty member in an area represented by the department. The teaching load will be based on department need and funding source, and can range from 0-3 courses per academic year. Applicants should identify a faculty member of interest for collaboration in their cover letter. A detailed description of the department and information on specific faculty research programs are available on the department website at:
A detailed description of the department’s teaching program is available on the department’s web page at:

Required Job Qualifications

Applicants must hold a P.D. degree in mathematics or related science area by the date of hire.

Preferred Job Qualifications

1-2 years of teaching experience at the university level or equivalent is also preferred with a record of teaching a range of mathematics courses.

Diversity Statement

Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Essential Duties

Application Details

Special Instructions to Applicants

References will be contacted for a letter of reference upon submission of application. This pool expires May 31, 2017. Applicants wishing to be considered beyond this date must reapply.

Conditions of Employment Search Contact Christie Franklin 970-491-6452 or EEO Statement

Colorado State University is committed to providing an environment that is free from discrimination and harassment based on race, age, creed, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or pregnancy and will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Colorado State University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. The Office of Equal Opportunity is located in 101 Student Services.

Background Check Policy Statement

Colorado State University (CSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, CSU conducts background checks. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.

References Requested

Minimum Requested 4 Maximum Requested 4 Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents Required Documents

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Statement of Research Philosophy

Optional Documents