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Postdoctoral Positions in Mathematics
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee

Ranked in the top fifteen nationally, Vanderbilt University is a private, internationally recognized research university with a diverse student body including over 13,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional students. Vanderbilt is located close to downtown in Nashville, Tennessee, which is a vibrant city with a wide variety of cultural and entertainment activities. The Department of Mathematics is a strong research department with more than 35 continuing faculty and 14 postdocs.  General information about the department is available at

We invite applications for several postdoctoral positions in the research areas of the Department of Mathematics beginning fall 2021. These are three-year appointments with a competitive salary, a teaching load of up to three courses per year, and a stipend to support research. We are looking for individuals with outstanding research potential and a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. Preference will be given to recent doctorates. Evaluation of applications will commence on December 1, 2020 and continue until the positions are filled.

Please submit your application and supporting materials electronically through at Please provide the AMS Cover Sheet, a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a publication list, a research statement, a teaching statement, and four letters of recommendation (to be submitted by the letter writers through, one of which must discuss the applicant’s teaching qualifications.

Vanderbilt University is committed to recruiting an academically and culturally diverse community of exceptional faculty.  Vanderbilt is an AA/EO employer and particularly encourages applications from minorities and women.