The School of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for Zhiyuan Assistant Professorships, to begin September 2018 or later.
These non-tenure-track positions have an initial term of two years, and may be renewed for one more year, for a total of three years.
These positions are designed to provide young mathematicians with a favorable environment for career development in research and teaching.
Zhiyuan Assistant Professors have a teaching load of one course per semester. Preference is given to candidates who receive their Ph.
D degrees in 2017 or later.
Candidates are encouraged to apply before December 15 each year. Application materials should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae containing basic personal and educational information, a publication list, and a summary of future research plans, to be sent electronically to
In addition, a minimum of three letters of reference should be sent directly to the above address. Salary is competitive at the international level, and commensurate with qualifications.
Additional benefits, such as housing subsistence, are also possible.