The Institute for Mathematical Physics will have 2 postdoctoral positions available beginning Fall semester 2015 for new or recent Ph.D.s in mathematical or theoretical physics who show strong promise in research and teaching. The appointments will be for one year, renewable for a second year, and come with a teaching load of one semester course per year. Postdocs will be expected to pursue their own research programs as well as to interact with faculty in mathematics and physics and to participate in institute activities, including summer schools in summer 2015 and 2016.
Salary: A starting salary of $50,000 per year.

Deadline: Completed applications (including letters of recommendation) received by December 31, 2014 are assured of full consideration.

Application information: Applicants should send a vita and brief statement of research interests and arrange for at least four letters of recommendation, one of which must specifically address their ability to teach, to be sent to the MSU Institute for Mathematical Physics via Please apply online at

Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. MSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution.