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Requisition # 3571

Position Basics

Advertising Ends on:Wednesday, December 1st, 2021
Advertising Started on:Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
College:College of Liberal Arts & Sciences


Salary:$63,000.00 - $63,000.00

Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Percent Time:100%
Position Description:

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Iowa is soliciting applications for two RTG-Postdoctoral Scholar positions in Geometry and Topology, funded by NSF-RTG DMS 2038103 and the University of Iowa/CLAS.


These positions are full time and non-renewable with a term of 3 years, starting approximately August, 2022, and are for recent Ph.D. recipients (no more than 2 years past completion of the doctoral degree). Due to NSF funding policies, only US citizens and permanent residents are eligible for hire. 


Applicant’s research interests should be aligned with RTG faculty:


Teaching load of this position is 1+1/year. Active participation in the RTG activities (seminars, conferences, workshops) is required. The package also includes Travel and Summer supports.  


Screening of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 


Application instructions: The application process is a two-part process. Failure to complete both parts of the application process will constitute an incomplete application. Only complete applications will be reviewed.


1. Apply online at at . To apply, please submit an application and all supporting materials electronically. NO paper submission is needed. Applications must include the following: a completed AMS cover sheet, a cover letter, a complete vita, three letters of recommendation, a research statement and a teaching statement. At least one of the recommendation letters should address the candidate's teaching. Reference letter writers should be asked to submit their letters online at . 


2. Apply online at Refer to requisition #3571. Applications must include the following: a completed AMS cover sheet, a cover letter, a complete vita, name and contact information of references, a research statement, and a teaching statement.


For more information visit

or contact

Prof. Keiko Kawamuro (PI),

Prof. Weimin Han (DEO),

Department of Mathematics

14 MacLean Hall

The University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA 5224


Education Requirement:

  • PhD in hand by August 2022

Required Qualifications:

  • Obtained a PhD within recent 2 years

  • Must be a US citizen or permanent resident

  • Applicant's research interests should be aligned with RTG faculty

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vita
Name and Contact Information of References
Letters of Interest
Completed AMS cover sheet
Research Statement
Teaching Statement
 Number of References:  3

To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.

Contact Information

Contact:Keiko Kawamuro -
MacLean Hall
2 West Washington Street
Iowa City, IA 52242
Department URL:

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