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This site collects advice and resources for graduate students in both the Mathematics and Applied and Interdisciplinary Mathematics  programs at the University of Michigan. The advice is generated by students, alumni, and faculty, and is maintained by Professor Karen Smith,  with the assistance of  PhD students in Michigan’s math department. The information here is not official math department policy. These are resources gathered by and the opinions of many people who care and know something about being a graduate student and/or mentor of one in math at UM. Please click around and leave us a note to let us know what you think!

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Tenure Track Openings in South Texas

Cristina Villalobos, Professor at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) in the School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, wrote to me to help recruit  you to three tenure track positions at her department.  UTRGV is a Hispanic Serving […]

Opportunity to Serve as tutor for kids in need

The founder of Mastery Hour, a new non-profit project which provides free math tutoring to K-12th grade children via zoom, wrote to me looking for volunteer tutors. They work with Title I schools to provide tutoring in English and Spanish. […]

ICERM adds post-doc positions for pandemic

Some good news for folks looking for an academic post-doctoral position: ICERM has announced some additional post-doc positions intended to mitigate the loss of entry-level positions for mathematical scientists starting fall 2021. The Simons Foundation has provided funding for three Simons […]

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