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Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Position Information

Position Information

Job Posting Number S00513
Position Title Postdoctoral Research Associate
Department Mathematics-1059
Job Category Staff Posting
Position Type Grant Funded Full-Time
Position Details

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Wesleyan University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate. The postdoc will work with Professor Dan Licata on the topic of directed type theory.

Primary responsibilities include:
• Conducting research on the topic
• Disseminate research results through publications and conference presentations
• Develop proof assistant implementations.

Anticipated start date is in fall of 2017. This is a grant position. Funding is approved for 1 year.

Minimum Qualifications

PhD in computer science, mathematics, or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in programming languages, logic, or algorithms.

Strong research record.

Interest in pursuing individual research agenda/ research topics.

Demonstrated commitment to work within a diverse environment and interact openly with individuals of different backgrounds.

Management Competencies Not Applicable
Competencies Creativity and innovation, Dealing with ambiguity, Functional/technical skills, Intellectual horsepower, Oral communications, Problem solving, Commitment to sustainability
Special Instructions to Applicants
Additional Information

Any and all offers to external applicants are contingent on the candidate’s completion of a pre-employment background check screening to the satisfaction of Wesleyan University.

Supplemental Questions

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Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Research Statement