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College of Sciences and Mathematics Postdoc Pool 2017/2018


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Review of applications will begin July 5th, 2017 and continue throughout the year as positions become available.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title College of Sciences and Mathematics Postdoc Pool 2017/2018
Posting Number P0967F
Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The College of Sciences and Mathematics at Auburn University located in Auburn, AL (http://www.auburn.edu/cosam) is seeking candidates for the position of postdoctoral fellow in the sciences and mathematics. From time-to-time, postdoctoral positions become available under a variety of research grants and projects in the college. We are seeking applications from individuals with a Ph.D. in any one area such as: biology, chemistry, geosciences, mathematics, statistics, physics or related fields. The positions are available for a minimum of one year as full-time 12 month appointments, with renewal possible based on performance, need and/or funding for a maximum of four years. These are non-tenure track positions. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Please provide the names and contact information for three references.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in their area of expertise. In addition, the candidates selected for these positions must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment; and must possess excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.

Desired Qualifications
Special Instructions to Applicants

Review of applications will begin July 5th, 2017 and continue throughout the year as positions become available.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 07/05/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
References required for this position? Yes
If yes, minimum number requested 3

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Website
    • Public Job Posting (AU faculty positions site)
    • Academic Conference
    • Agency Referral
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Personal Referral
    • Veterans Assistance Services (Veteran Job Boards, Military Base Services, State Vet Rep, etc.)
    • Disability Assistance Services (Disability Job Boards, ABLE Network, Voc-Rehab referral, etc.)
    • Other
  2. * Please enter the specifics for the option you selected above:

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. Please indicate your area of interest: Biological Sciences, Chemistry/Biochemistry, Geosciences, Mathematics/Statistics, or Physics.
    • Biological Sciences
    • Chemistry/Biochemistry
    • Geosciences
    • Mathematics/Statistics
    • Physics

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  3. Statement of Research and/or Goals
Optional Documents
  1. Other Documentation
  2. Transcripts
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy