Postdoctoral Research Associate

Position Information

Position Information

Job Posting Number S00543
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 Professors Norman Danner and Dan Licata on the topic of certified cost analysis of functional programs.
Primary responsibilities include:
• Assist Professors Norman Danner and Dan Licata with conducting research on the topic of certified cost analysis of functional programs
• Disseminate research results through publications and conference presentations
• Mentor graduate and undergraduate students

This is a grant funded position. Funding is approved for 1 year. Continuation of the position is contingent upon mutual agreement and continued funding.

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.
Prior teaching or teaching assistant experience.
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, Perseverance, Problem solving, Respects diversity, Commitment to sustainability
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications will be reviewed on an on-going basis until the position is filled. Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and brief research statement. Additionally, applicants must provide the email addresses of 1-3 referees from whom we will obtain confidential letters of recommendation

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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    (Open Ended Question)

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Research Statement
  4. Other Document
Optional Documents