## Posting Summary:
The Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia invites applications for several postdoctoral positions, including Whyburn Instructorships and the Mary Ann Pitts Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer in Mathematics, beginning August 25, 2016. These positions carry a three-year appointment. Preference will be given to candidates who have received their Ph. D. within the last three years. Applicants must be on track to receive a Ph. D. in the relevant field by May 2016 and must hold a PhD at the time of appointment. Applicants must present evidence of outstanding accomplishments and promise in both research and teaching. Preference will be given to applicants in Commutative Algebra, Mathematical Physics, Probability, Representation Theory, and Topology, but all candidates whose research interests complement the strengths of the department's current faculty will be considered. Information about the department may be found at www. math. virginia. edu.
Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2015; however, the positions will remain open until filled.
To apply candidates must submit a Candidate Profile through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs. virginia. edu), search on posting number 0617068 and electronically attach the following: a cover letter of interest describing research agenda and teaching experience, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for four references.
In addition, please submit the following required documents electronically through www. MathJobs. org: A cover letter, an AMS Standard Cover Sheet, a curriculum vitae, a publication list, a description of research, and a statement about teaching interests and experience. The applicant must also have at least four letters of recommendation submitted, of which one must support the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher.
Questions regarding the application process in Jobs@UVa should be directed to:
Zvezdana Kish, zk4g@virginia. edu (434)924-9437
For additional information about the position contact:
The University will perform background checks on all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
## University Leadership Characteristics:
*For Thomas Jefferson, learning was an integral part of life. The "academical village" is based on the assumption that the life of the mind is a pursuit for all participants in the University, that learning is a lifelong and shared process, and that interaction between scholars and students enlivens the pursuit of knowledge. *
University Human Resources strives to identify applicants who will contribute as high potential employees, leaders and managers. We employ individuals who foster and promote the University mission and purpose. Successful candidates exemplify Uncommon Integrity; they are honest, trusted, team-oriented and live the core values of the University. These candidates display Great Judgment, by practicing evidence-based decision-making. They are Strategically Focused by contributing to and achieving department goals and vision. They set high performance standards and hold themselves accountable by Aggressively Executing these standards. These employees also develop a Deep Passion for the University and the impact it has on students, faculty, alumni and community. Successful candidates identify their personal career goals and development opportunities. They contribute to team success by Leading Talent through individual efforts.
## Employment Conditions for Faculty
U. Va. will perform background checks including receipt of official transcripts from the institution granting the highest degree for all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
## EO/AA Statement:
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
*Required Applicant Documents:* CV / ResumeCover LetterContact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
*Department:* Department of Mathematics
*Academic Year for Position? (e. g. 2015):* 2017
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? :* No
*Posting Date:* 09-02-2015
*Employment Posting Category:* Faculty
*E-mail a Friend:* jobs. virginia. edu/applicants/Central? quickFind=76983
*Appointment Type:* Teaching and Research
*Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Position Type:* Teaching and Research Faculty
*Posting for UVA Employees Only:* No Response
*Area of Interest:* No Response
*Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting):* Candidate Profile
*Required ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Posting Number:* 0617068
*Tenure Status:* Tenure Ineligible, w/o Expectation of Continued Employment
*Organization (Position Organization):* 31850 AS-Mathematics
*Preferred ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Closing Date:* Open Until Filled
*Working Title:* Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer in Mathematics
*Required EducationWhat is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response