Past Advertisements

Past Advertisements - Winter 2021

These are advertisements from the previous edition of the NAM Newsletter.


University of Washington - Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Washington invites applications for multiple non-tenure-track postdoctoral positions beginning September 2021. Applicants are required to have a PhD, or foreign equivalent, by the starting date, and to be highly qualified to teach a full-time load of undergraduate and graduate courses while also engaging in ongoing and active independent research. Priority will be given to applicants whose complete applications, including recommendations, are received by December 1, 2020. For the full job description and application, please visit https://apply.interfolio.com/77988.


ICERM - Brown University - Deputy Director

The Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM) at Brown University invites applications for the position of Deputy Director, for a term of two to four years beginning as early as July 1, 2021. ICERM is located in Providence, RI, and was established in 2010 through a National Science Foundation grant. 

ICERM scientific programs are overseen by a Director and two Deputy Directors and assisted by several Associate Directors charged with specific projects or responsibilities. The Deputy Director is a half-time appointment and is expected to be in residence at the institute for half the year.  

A Deputy Director should have a Ph.D. and research achievements in mathematics or a related field and is expected to contribute to scientific discussions of programmatic activities and events. Preference will be given to applicants with a scholarly background complementary to the current directors and a broad perspective on research. A courtesy visiting faculty appointment in the appropriate department at Brown will be provided.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, and names of two references to director@icerm.brown.edu. Review of applications will begin November 15 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. More details at: http://mathjobs.org/jobs/list/16157

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender, identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.


Carnegie Mellon University – Department of Mathematical Sciences: Postdoctoral Scholars

The Department of Mathematical Sciences desires to make a two or three-year post-doctoral appointment in stochastic analysis, with a preference for financial mathematics, beginning in September 2021. Applicants should submit all materials electronically through Interfolio and MathJobs. This includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications, and a statement describing current and planned research. At least three letters of recommendation, one of which addresses teaching, should be submitted through MathJobs, https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/16299. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by December 31, 2020.

Carnegie Mellon is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and underrepresented minorities.

 


Carnegie Mellon University – Department of Mathematical Sciences: Math Finance TT

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for a tenure-track position to begin September 1, 2021. This search will focus on the area of mathematical finance, broadly construed. The department has long-standing strength in this area and plays a leading role in interdisciplinary educational programs in computational finance at the bachelor’s and master’s levels. In addition, the department graduates PhDs and supports post-doctoral fellows working in mathematical finance. Preference will be given to candidates who have shown outstanding promise and/or excellent accomplishments in research, and who are pursuing a vigorous research program. Promise of excellent ability to teach and mentor students of diverse backgrounds is a plus.

Applications should be submitted by November 15, 2020 for full consideration.

The Department of Mathematical Sciences is committed to increasing our faculty diversity. Carnegie Mellon considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Applicants should submit all materials electronically through https://apply.interfolio.com/79241 and www.mathjobs.org. This includes a cover letter, curriculum vita, list of publications, a statement describing current and planned research, a teaching statement, and at least three letters of recommendation. Letters of recommendation will be solicited through Mathjobs.

Applications may be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.


Swarthmore College – Department of Mathematics and Statistics

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Swarthmore College invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in Mathematics, to begin Fall 2021. The teaching load is four courses a year, normally divided equally between the two semesters. The Swarthmore undergraduate student body has 44% U.S. minority enrollment and 11% international enrollment.

Reflecting the institution’s values, our department is diverse and inclusive, with two-thirds of our tenure-line faculty being women, people of color, and/or members of the LGBTQ+ community. We encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups with respect to gender, race and ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, disability status, socioeconomic background, and other axes of diversity.

For a list of required application materials and how to submit an application, please visit https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/16351. Inquiries about the position may be sent to mathstatsearch@swarthmore.edu, which will be checked every few days throughout the search. All completed applications received by November 1, 2020 will receive full consideration.

Swarthmore College is a highly selective liberal arts college, located in the suburbs of Philadelphia and near Wilmington, DE, whose mission combines academic rigor with social responsibility. Swarthmore has a strong commitment to inclusive excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment practices. The College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society, both within and outside the department. For more information on Faculty Diversity and Excellence at Swarthmore, see http://www.swarthmore.edu/faculty-diversity-excellence/information-candidates-new-faculty. The College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Beloit College – Department of Mathematics

Beloit College, a selective undergraduate liberal arts college, seeks excellent teachers and productive researchers for two tenure-track positions to begin in August 2021. One candidate will have expertise in algebra, analysis, or number theory; another candidate will have expertise in statistics. The successful candidates will teach six courses per year; develop research programs that engage undergraduates; contribute to all-college programs; and participate in campus governance.

For more information, including required application materials, please see: https://www.beloit.edu/live/profiles/3780-assistantassociate-professor-of-math.

Review of applications will begin 11/30/2020. Inquiries may be addressed to Dr. Kristin Bonnie, Chair of the Search Committee, at bonniek@beloit.edu.

Beloit College aspires to be an actively anti-racist institution. We encourage all interested individuals meeting the criteria of the described positions to apply. AA/EEO


 

York University – Department of Mathematics and Statistics

The Faculty of Science of York University invites highly qualified candidates to apply for a professorial stream tenure-track or tenured appointment in Mathematics or Statistics at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level to commence July 1, 2021.

This opportunity is open to qualified individuals who self-identify as Black peoples of African Descent (for example Africans and African heritage people from the Caribbean, Americas, Europe).

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics encourages applicants in any area and especially the field of Statistics with strength in Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, or High dimensional Statistics, or any field of Pure Mathematics.

For more information, please see https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/16998


University of Pennsylvania – Department of Mathematics

At least one position of Hans Rademacher Instructor will be available beginning July 1, 2021. Candidates should have a strong research program and will participate in the Department's undergraduate and graduate mission. Initial full-time appointment will be for one year with annual renewal up to two additional years contingent on satisfactory performance review and approval of the Dean.

Applications should be submitted online through MathJobs.org and include the following items: cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, publication list and at least 3 reference letters from mathematicians familiar with your work (one of these should comment on your teaching ability).

Review of applications will begin January 4, 2021 and will continue until the position(s) is filled.

The Mathematics Department values interdisciplinary research, collaboration, and collegiality; is committed to promoting a culturally diverse intellectual community; and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, and underrepresented communities. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class. Questions or concerns about this should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, University of Pennsylvania, 421 Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6205; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898-7803 (TDD).


Davidson College – Department of Mathematics & Computer Science

Davidson College invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in Mathematics and Computer Science at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2021. The application deadline is November 4, 2020. Visit https://employment.davidson.edu, for a full job description.

At Davidson College, we believe the college grows stronger by recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff committed to building an inclusive community. In order to achieve and sustain educational excellence, we seek to hire talented faculty and staff across the intersections of diverse races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, gender identities, ages, socio-economic backgrounds, political perspectives, abilities, cultures, and national origin.


Appalachian State – Department of Mathematical Sciences

We are seeking applications for two assistant professor positions to begin August 2021 (pending funding). The department offers an undergraduate degree in mathematics and actuarial science; undergraduate certificate programs in data science and in sports analytics; and a master’s degree in mathematics. The department actively supports efforts to enhance inclusiveness so that every member of the academic community can participate and excel to the best of their ability. For details, go to: Applied Mathematics: https://appstate.peopleadmin.com/hr/postings/26767 (screening begins on 1/4/21) Mathematics Education: http://appstate.peopleadmin.com/postings/26768 (screening begins on 12/14/20)


California State University, Fresno – Department of Mathematics

California State University, Fresno (Fresno State) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Department of Mathematics beginning in Fall 2021 at the Assistant Professor rank. A Ph.D in Mathematics Education, or closely-related field, with a strong background in mathematics, is required (ABD candidates will be considered). The successful candidate will (1) teach, supervise and advise undergraduate (B.S.), graduate (M.S.), and credential students, (2) conduct research/scholarly activities (that lead to grants, presentations, and publications), and (3) engage in service to the University and the community.

Fresno State offers competitive compensation, straightforward tenure requirements, and a collegial environment that balances teaching excellence and scholarly contributions.

Fresno State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution. It strives to provide excellent academic experiences for students of diverse backgrounds. Hence, ability to demonstrate a commitment to working effectively with faculty, staff, and students from various ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds is also required.

Candidates who want to apply for this position, or want more information about it, should visit http://www.fresnostate.edu/adminserv/hr/jobs/

Review of applications will begin November 30, 2020, and will continue until the position is filled. For inquiries, contact: Dr. Oscar Vega, Search Committee Chair; Department of Mathematics; California State University, Fresno; 5245 N. Backer Avenue, MS PB 108; Fresno, CA 93740-8001; Phone: 559.278.4903; E-mail: ovega@csufresno.edu.


The University of Alabama – Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at The University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in scientific computing. We are seeking applicants in the areas of numerical PDEs and computational modeling. Research of ideal candidates should have specific applications in a field of natural science or engineering, which may involve, but not limited to, machine learning or uncertainty quantification. The position will begin August 16, 2021. For the com- plete description of the position, including expected qualifications and required ap- plication materials, and to apply, please see the official ad and online application at http://facultyjobs.ua.edu/postings/47545. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis starting December 1 and will continue until the position is filled. We plan to conduct interviews remotely to limit travel.


Boston University School of Public Health – Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics

Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health

The successful applicant will be committed to excellence in scholarship and teaching. All outstanding applicants are encouraged to apply; however, the department is especially interested in candidates with expertise in the area of big data analytics, or related disciplines, with possibility of a secondary appointment with the Faculty of Computing and Data Sciences. Boston University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive community. Application submission is at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/17077.


Bowdoin College – Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at Bowdoin College invites applications for two tenure track positions at the rank of assistant professor beginning July 1, 2021. We look to welcoming two individuals who share our commitment to the goal of fostering an inclusive mathematical community through exemplary research, teaching, mentoring, and outreach.  Applications are invited in all fields of mathematics and statistics and must be submitted through MathJobs.org.  https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/16583


Tufts University – Department of Mathematics

Applications are invited for a Norbert Wiener Assistant Professorship in Geometric Group Theory to begin September 1, 2021, and lasting up to three years. Doctorate in Mathematics or related field required. 

Applicants must show evidence of outstanding research in Geometric Group Theory. Preference will be given to candidates whose interests overlap with those of Tufts faculty in this area. Applicants must also show evidence of excellent teaching.  Teaching will be expected at all levels of the curriculum as well as active participation in research seminars and colloquia. Tufts University, founded in 1852, prioritizes quality teaching, highly competitive basic and applied research, and a commitment to active citizenship locally, regionally, and globally. Tufts University also prides itself on creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community. Current and prospective employees of the university are expected to have and continuously develop skill in, and disposition for, positively engaging with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students.

Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff and fostering their success when hired. Members of underrepresented groups are welcome and strongly encouraged to apply. See the University’s Non-Discrimination statement and policy here https://oeo.tufts.edu/policies-procedures/non-discrimination/. If you are an applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please contact us by calling Johny Laine in the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) at 617-627-3298 or atjohny.laine@tufts.edu. Applicants can learn more about requesting reasonable accommodations at http://oeo.tufts.edu.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a research statement, and a teaching statement. All of these documents should be submitted electronically through http://www.mathjobs.org. In addition, applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted electronically on their behalf through http://www.mathjobs.org. If a recommender cannot submit online, we will also accept signed PDF attachments sent to genevieve.walsh@tufts.edu or paper letters mailed to Genevieve Walsh, Search Committee Chair, Department of Mathematics, 503 Boston Avenue, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155. Review of applications will begin December 15, 2020.


Tufts University – Department of Mathematics - Lecturer

The Department of Mathematics at Tufts University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position at the rank of Lecturer, starting September 2021. The lecturer will have a 3-3 load, where responsibilities in course development, organization, and coordination may be arranged as course equivalents; for instance, 3-2 teaching plus one semester of additional responsibilities might be a typical assignment. There is some flexibility to teach across the undergraduate curriculum (and to propose graduate courses if desired), but our principal area of current need is probability and statistics for majors and non-majors. The faculty member’s additional responsibilities may include mentorship of undergraduate and graduate students and administration of multi-section courses. Lecturers are expected to participate in department, school, and university-wide service. There will be opportunities for (optional) teaching and mentoring activities in the summer. The successful candidate must hold a doctoral degree in a relevant field, such as mathematics or applied mathematics, by the time the position will begin. University-level teaching and advising experience is required. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to creative and student-centered teaching as well as a track record of outreach and mentorship with diverse student populations. Applications should have a versatile teaching portfolio and demonstrate the ability and willingness to teach courses in multiple areas, especially probability and statistics.

Application Instructions: All applications must be submitted via mathjobs at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/16713. Please see application instructions at the mathjobs listing. Questions about the application process should be directed to Department Chair Kim Ruane at Kim.Ruane@tufts.edu. The deadline for application is December 31, 2020.

Tufts University, founded in 1852, prioritizes quality teaching, highly competitive basic and applied research, and a commitment to active citizenship locally, regionally, and globally. Tufts University also prides itself on creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community. Current and prospective employees of the university are expected to have and continuously develop skill in, and disposition for, positively engaging with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students.

Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff and fostering their success when hired. Members of underrepresented groups are welcome and strongly encouraged to apply. See the University’s Non-Discrimination statement and policy here https://oeo.tufts.edu/policies-procedures/non-discrimination/. If you are an applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please contact us by calling Johny Laine in the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) at 617-627-3298 or at johny.laine@tufts.edu. Applicants can learn more about requesting reasonable accommodations at http://oeo.tufts.edu.


Hanover College – Mathematics Department

Hanover College invites applications for a full-time Instructor position in Mathematics. The position is open to candidates with advanced degrees in Mathematics or Mathematics Education. This position is primarily a teaching appointment with seven sections per year on a 3-3-1 schedule, which will also require professional development and service activities. We are looking for candidates who are engaged, curious, and thoughtful about their teaching. The appointment will begin September 2021.

Successful candidates will be able to teach a wide variety of mathematics courses, with a particular emphasis on courses of interest to future teachers (including our Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers, History of Mathematics and Foundations of Geometry offerings), and will collaborate with the education department to develop suitable math offerings that will serve the needs of education majors. The 3-3-1 annual teaching schedule includes a range of service, lower-level, and upper-level mathematics courses.

Minimum qualifications: M.S. or higher in Mathematics, or Ph.D. in Mathematics Education, by time of appointment; evidence of teaching effectiveness; demonstrated commitment to working with diverse student and community populations; ability to embrace the liberal arts mission of the College. Preferred qualifications: experience teaching math education-oriented courses such as History of Mathematics and Foundations of Geometry.

Electronic applications should include application letter, vita, teaching statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, contact information for three references, and transcripts addressed to Dr. Charilaos Skiadas, Chair, Mathematics Search. To apply and upload documents, visit https://hanover.hirecentric.com/jobsearch/. For more detailed information about Hanover College, visit: https://www.hanover.edu/about/employment. Applications received by December 7, 2020 will receive full consideration; however, all applications will be considered until the position is filled.


The College of Wooster – Department of Mathematical & Computational Sciences

The College of Wooster is seeking a two-year Visiting Assistant Professor in Statistical & Data Sciences, to begin August 2021. We emphasize mentored undergraduate research and experiential learning, and serve a diverse student body (22% domestic students of color, 16% international), graduating 40-70 seniors annually in SDS, math, and computer science. Please see our full ad at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/16723. Apply by January 11.


Saint Mary’s College – Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Saint Mary’s College is accepting applications for a tenure-track position to begin August 2021. Requirements include a Ph.D. in applied mathematics, mathematics, statistics, or computer science. The ideal candidate will be an applied mathematician with an emphasis in mathematical modeling and/or statistical applications with an expressed, preferably demonstrated, interest in teaching at the undergraduate level. For a full position description and application procedures, visit: https://www.saintmarys.edu/hr/employment/faculty


Spelman College – Department of Mathematics

Spelman College seeks teacher/scholars dedicated to excellence in teaching and to the continued enhancement of the academic environment for students and colleagues. Founded in 1881, Spelman College is a private four-year liberal arts college located in Atlanta, GA. The oldest historically Black college for women in the United States, Spelman is a member of the Atlanta University Center Consortium and Atlanta Regional Consortium for Higher Education. All tenure-track candidates are expected to have a demonstrated interest in liberal arts and sciences education, contribute effectively to undergraduate teaching, assist in curriculum development, provide service to the department and College, as well as be active in scholarly, creative, and/or research productivity appropriate to a liberal arts environment.

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, in Applied Math, Computational Math, Data Science, Mathematical Biology, Operations Research, or other related areas of mathematics, to begin August 2021. Candidates with experience in data science/analytics, big data, artificial intelligence, or machine learning are especially encouraged to apply, but all areas of applied mathematics will be considered. This appointment requires teaching, engaging in scholarly research activities, mentoring, and directing undergraduate research. The ideal candidate should be able to: teach a broad range of courses offered in the department, from college algebra and calculus to upper level major courses; teach effectively using a variety of instructional techniques, especially those that foster active engagement in class; provide high quality instruction and prepare instructional materials for courses; work with a diverse group of students; and work collaboratively with departmental colleagues to help maintain a collegial work environment. Qualifications Ph.D in Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics or a related area is required.

Further instruction and application can be submitted at: https://www.spelman.edu/career-center


United States Military Academy at West Point – Department of Mathematical Sciences

The United States Military Academy at West Point has multiple openings in the Department of Mathematical Sciences for the academic year beginning in the summer (late June) of 2021. This is a nonrenewable 3-year position. The salary plus locality adjustment is $91,518.

The Department of Mathematical Sciences has a wealth of scholarship opportunities, especially in the fields of Data Science and Modeling. In addition, prospects exist for prominent roles in the Mathematical Competition in Modeling and the Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling. West Point is committed to developing leaders of character and considers faculty roles as an integral part of cadet development. There are many opportunities to serve in cadet growth that extend beyond the classroom. The Department provides its faculty extensive mentorship and guidance for life-long career planning. Questions may be directed to Krista Watts, (845) 938-2276, krista.watts@westpoint.edu.

To apply, send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy and career goals, three letters of recommendation, and a DD 214 if claiming veteran's preference to: United States Military Academy, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, ATTN: Yoselin Brice, 646 Swift Road, West Point, NY 10996 Phone: (845) 938-5315 Email: yoselin.brice@westpoint.edu. Electronic applications are acceptable. Materials should be received by January 25, 2021 to receive consideration.

We will be conducting preliminary interviews virtually mid-January. If you have not completed your application but would like to be considered for an interview, please send your CV to Yoselin Brice at yoselin.brice@westpoint.edu.


University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – Department of Mathematics and Statistics

The Department of Mathematics and Department of Statistics at the University of California, Los Angeles invite applications for a three-year position as an Assistant Adjunct Professor in Social Justice and Data Science. This Social-Justice Data-Science (SJDS) scholar position, which will be appointed in either the Mathematics or Statistics department, is based on a dual-mentor system whereby the scholar has a mentor in either Mathematics or Statistics and a second mentor who is a social-justice scholar from another campus unit (see https://datatheory.ucla.edu/social_justice.html).

The SJDS scholar will address social-justice questions via empirical research or analysis, with a preference for the study of inequity and disparities in the Los Angeles region. This position is open to scholars from all disciplines (but who possess or will possess a Ph.D. that is grounded in data science by the time of appointment). Applicants should also show evidence of excellence in teaching and research. The expected teaching load for this position is four one-quarter courses per year. This is expected to include both mathematics and/or statistics courses from the existing curriculum and also courses related to SJDS and in the candidates field of expertise.

Description of the position and to apply, go here: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF06005. The application deadline is 31 December.


Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) – MSRI-UP Undergraduate Program

The MSRI Undergraduate Program (MSRI-UP) is a comprehensive Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program aimed at identifying and supporting talented students from currently underrepresented backgrounds interested in careers in the mathematical sciences. This undergraduate program will occur from June 12, 2021 - July 24, 2021 at MSRI in Berkeley, CA. The 2021 research topic is Parking Functions: Choose Your Own Adventure. The Research Leader will be Dr. Pamela E. Harris (Williams College). The onsite Director will be Dr. Rebecca Garcia (Sam Houston State University).

For more information and to apply, go to: https://www.msri.org/msri_ups/967. Applications submitted by February 15, 2021 will receive full consideration


Ohio Wesleyan University – Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Ohio Wesleyan University’s Department of Mathematics and Computer Science invites applications for two tenure track Assistant Professor positions (one in applied mathematics and one in computer science) to begin in August 2021. We seek enthusiastic instructors with a demonstrated interest in mathematics/computer science in applied fields. Qualified candidates will (1) be excellent teachers, able to teach a variety of undergraduate applied mathematics/computer science courses at all levels, (2) be eager to participate in the department’s efforts to engage in mentored research opportunities with students, (3) maintain a productive, ongoing research program, and (4) contribute actively to the growth of the department and its efforts to attract and retain a diverse student body. For more information, please see our postings on mathjobs.org and on our OWU webpage at https://owu.edu/joinOWUfaculty.