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Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM)

The Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM) at Brown University has 2016-2017 Postdoctoral Opportunities avaialable. ICERM's postdoctoral program brings early career mathematicians to the institute in order to support and expand their research and to create lasting career collaborations and connections. POSTDOCTORAL INSTITUTE FELLOWSHIPS: ICERM's two Postdoctoral Institute Fellowships are academic year appointments (9-months), both commencing in September 2016. One will participate in the fall 2016 “Topology in Motion” semester program and remain as a researcher-in-residence during the spring 2017 semester. The other will begin as a researcher-in-residence during the fall 2016 semester and will participate in the spring 2017 "Singularities and Waves in Incompressible Fluids" semester program. ICERM will match these two Postdoctoral Institute Fellows with faculty mentors for the entire academic year. ICERM Postdoctoral Institute Fellows receive a $52,000 stipend with benefits over 9 months, and a travel allowance of $1,500; additional summer support may be available in summer 2017. SEMESTER POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS: ICERM’s eight Postdoctoral Fellowships are semester-long positions (4-months). Four begin in September 2016 during the “Topology in Motion” semester program. The other four start in February 2017 during the “Singularities and Waves in Incompressible Fluids” semester program. ICERM will match each Postdoctoral Fellow with a faculty mentor for the duration of the fall or spring semester program. ICERM Postdoctoral Fellows receive a $26,000 stipend with benefits over 4 months, and a travel allowance of $750. ELIGIBILITY: All applicants must have completed their Ph.D. within three years of the start of the appointment. TO APPLY: Applications must be submitted via Mathjobs.org. Requirements: an AMS Standard Cover Sheet, curriculum vitae (including publication list), cover letter, research statement, and three letters of recommendation via Mathjobs.org (https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/ICERM). The research statement must clearly indicate which semester program applicants wish to participate in and how their research interests relate to the scientific goals of the selected program. Review of applications will commence in early January 2016. Brown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.



FACULTY POSITION: Math Chair

The Mathematics Department of the City College of New York seeks an established research mathematician to lead a large urban mathematics department. The Department has a strong research community, including many recently hired junior faculty, and has expertise in multiple areas. The Department's instructional mission includes addressing the needs of thousands of students, including general education students, undergraduates majoring in engineering, science, and mathematics, and graduate students in mathematics.

QUALIFICATIONS

Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required is the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and the ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

The ideal candidate is a person with demonstrated strong commitment to research and education in mathematics and with a strong interest in leading a mathematics department at an institution with a diverse student body. The candidate should have a research record consistent with appointment at the rank of Professor or Distinguished Professor. The area of mathematical research expertise is open and includes all branches of pure and applied mathematics. At least ten years post-PhD experience in a mathematical research environment is required. Qualified candidates may also be considered for a position at the Distinguished Professor level.

Further particulars about the position and how to apply are available at the MathJobs.org page at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/7305.

We are committed to enhancing our diverse academic community by actively encouraging people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply. We take pride in our pluralistic community and continue to seek excellence through diversity and inclusion.


The University of Chicago Department of Mathematics invites applications for the following positions: 

1. L.E. Dickson Instructor: This is open to mathematicians who have recently completed or will soon complete a doctorate in mathematics or a closely related field, and whose work shows remarkable promise in mathematical research. The appointment typically is for two years, with the possibility of renewal for a third year. The teaching obligation is up to four one-quarter courses per year.

2. Assistant Professor: This is open to mathematicians who are further along in their careers, typically two or three years past the doctorate. These positions are intended for mathematicians whose work has been of outstandingly high caliber. Appointees are expected to have the potential to become leading figures in their fields. The appointment is generally for three years, with the possibility for renewal and a teaching obligation of up to three one-quarter courses per year.

Applicants will be considered for any of the positions above which seem appropriate. Complete applications consist of (a) a cover letter, (b) a curriculum vitae, (c) three or more letters of reference, at least one of which addresses teaching ability, and (d) a description of previous research and plans for future mathematical research. Applicants are strongly encouraged to include information related to their teaching experience, such as a teaching statement or evaluations from courses previously taught, as well as an AMS cover sheet. If you have applied for an NSF Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowship, please include that information in your application, and let us know how you plan to use it if awarded. Applications must be submitted online through www.mathjobs.org. Questions may be directed to apptsec@math.uchicago.edu. We will begin screening applications on November 1, 2015. Screening will continue until all available positions are filled.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with disability.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity / Disabled / Veterans Employer.

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-7328 or email jgarza@math.uchicago.edu with their request.

[Posted September 1, 2015]

California Institute of Technology

The Division of Physics, Mathematics and Astronomy at the California Institute of Technology invites applications for a tenure-track professorial position at the junior level in mathematics.

Applicants working in any field of pure mathematics will be considered.

We are seeking highly qualified candidates committed to a career in research and teaching. Applications should include curriculum vitae, a list of papers published and submitted (with refereed papers indicated), a brief essay describing the applicant's research interests and the program of research he/she proposes to carry out at Caltech, and a brief teaching statement. Applicants are also requested to have at least three letters of reference uploaded to https://applications.caltech.edu/job/math.

The names and email addresses of the referees should be included in the application. Application materials must be submitted electronically in pdf format (not password protected) at https://applications.caltech.edu/job/math.

Consideration of applications will begin on Oct 1, 2015, and applicants are encouraged but not required to meet that deadline.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

[Posted September 1, 2015]

University of Waterloo
Department of Applied Mathematics
Tenure Track Position


The Department of Applied Mathematics at the University of Waterloo invites applications for one tenure-track or tenured position. This position may be at the rank of Assistant or Associate, or in very special cases, Full Professor. Priority areas for this position are Scientific Computing, Fluid Mechanics and Mathematical Physics. Candidates should show evidence of outstanding potential or proven research and should have a strong mathematical background. Experience with interdisciplinary or industrial applications is of particular interest. We are looking for applicants with an enthusiasm for teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate level, and for the supervision of graduate and undergraduate research.

The Department of Applied Mathematics is one of five departments that comprise the Faculty of Mathematics at the University of Waterloo, which was ranked 20th in the world for mathematics in the 2015 QS World University Rankings. The department has 22 regular faculty and two lecturers. Research interests include scientific computing, control theory, differential equations

and dynamical systems, fluid dynamics, mathematical biology and medicine, and mathematical physics. Research in the department is enhanced by interdisciplinary and industrial collaborations and links to interdisciplinary institutes including the Centre for Computational Mathematics in Industry and Commerce, the Water Institute, the Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology and the Perimeter Institute. The department has a substantial graduate program with over 70 graduate students pursuing Masters or PhD degrees, and strong undergraduate programs in applied mathematics and mathematical physics. More information about the department can be found at http://math.uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/.

Candidates interested in this position should have a PhD or equivalent in Applied Mathematics, or related field. Appointment at the Assistant Professor level is preferred, but extraordinarily strong candidates will be considered for a more senior position. This appointment is expected to commence during the 2016 calendar year. The salary range for this position is $105,000 - $150,000. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications, experience and research record.

Compensation outside the range may be negotiated under exceptional circumstances. This position is contingent on the availability of funding.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply on-line as described at: http://www.mathjobs.org/ Alternatively, applications may be sent via email to amdept@uwaterloo.ca. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a research statement summarizing past work and future plans, a statement of teaching philosophy and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent directly.

The deadline for receiving applications is October 31, 2015. Applications received after this date will be considered only if the position has not been filled.

The University of Waterloo respects, appreciates and encourages diversity. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Three reasons to apply: https://uwaterloo.ca/watport/why-waterloo.


Michigan State University

The Department of Mathematics at Michigan State University will have one tenure-track position to begin Fall 2016. It is expected that successful applicants will be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor, but truly outstanding candidates for appointment at higher ranks will be considered. Candidates will be evaluated on their merits in research and teaching, and excellence is essential in both. Preference will be given to candidates with at least 2 years of experience beyond the Ph.D. Applications from all areas of mathematical research will be considered. Applicants should send a vita, statement on research and teaching, and should arrange for at least 4 letters of recommendation to be sent, one of which must specifically address the applicant's ability to teach. Review of applications will begin on 10/15/2015, and will continue until the position is filled. Michigan State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Job applicants are considered for employment opportunities and employees are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Department of Pure Mathematics
University of Waterloo


The Department of Pure Mathematics in the Faculty of Mathematics at the University of Waterloo invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position in any area of pure mathematics, at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor.

A PhD degree and evidence of excellence in research and teaching are required. A successful applicant will be expected to have an outstanding research program or outstanding potential for research, attract and supervise graduate students, and participate in undergraduate and graduate teaching.

The appointment is expected to commence on July 1, 2016. The salary range for this position is $100,000 – $160,000. Negotiations beyond this salary range will be considered for exceptionally qualified candidates.

Applications must include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a research statement and at least four letters of reference, one of which should specifically address teaching. Applicants and referees may submit their applications and reference letters (respectively) online at http://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/job/7417. Applications received by November 15, 2015, will be assured full consideration.

Additional inquiries may be sent by email to puremath@uwaterloo.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Waterloo respects, appreciates and encourages diversity. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities.

Department web site – http://math.uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/

Three reasons to apply: https://uwaterloo.ca/watport/why-waterloo

[Posted August 31, 2015]

Postdoctoral position in widely applied mathematics, the George F. Carrier* Fellowship The Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University seeks applicants for an endowed honorific postdoctoral position in widely applied mathematics, the George F. Carrier* Fellowship. The normal duration of the Carrier Fellow appointment is two years, with a potential extension to a third year, at an annual salary of $60,000. In addition, Carrier Fellows receive an annual allocation of $6,000 for research and travel expenses. We are looking for outstanding applicants interested in an opportunity for independent research that reflects the spirit of George Carrier¹s approach and complements that of the current faculty in Applied Mathematics, broadly interpreted, including those in the Harvard Paulson School, the Department of Physics and elsewhere at the University. Current faculty interests are in applied mathematics in biological, earth science, engineering and physical contexts, and especially in soft materials and biophysics. For more information, see http://www.seas.harvard.edu/applied-mathematics Candidates are required to have a doctorate or terminal degree in Applied Mathematics, Physics or a related area by the expected start date. Required application documents include a cover letter, statement of research interests, a CV (including a list of publications), and names and contact information for three references. Applicants will apply on-line at http://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/6338. We encourage candidates to apply by November 15, 2015, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. *George Carrier (1919-2002) was the T. Jefferson Coolidge Professor of Mathematics at Harvard, and one of the pre-eminent applied mathematicians of his generation. He had a special talent for describing complicated physical phenomena mathematically, and did so with great facility over a wide range of problems that included fluid dynamics, elasticity, combustion and natural hazards. For more see information, see http://www.news.harvard.edu/gazette/2002/03.21/08-carrier.html

[Posted August 31, 2015]

TIER II CANADA RESEARCH CHAIR IN COMBINATORICS AND OPTIMIZATION
UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO


The Department of Combinatorics and Optimization (http://math.uwaterloo.ca/co) at the University of Waterloo invites
applications for a Tier II Canada Research Chair.This position is at the level of a tenure-track Assistant Professor or tenured Associate Professor. Applicants should have research interests in one of the following areas:

Algebraic Combinatorics, Continuous Optimization, Cryptography, Discrete Optimization, and Graph Theory.

A Ph.D. degree and evidence of excellence in research and teaching are required. Successful applicants are expected to maintain an active program of research, to attract and supervise graduate students, and to participate in undergraduate and graduate teaching. The salary range for the position is $105,000 to $155,000. Negotiations beyond this salary range will be considered for exceptionally qualified candidates. The effective date of appointment is July 1 2016.

Interested individuals should apply using the MathJobs site (http://www.mathjobs.org). Applications should include a
curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, and up to three reprints/preprints. In addition, at least three reference
letters should be submitted.

All Chairs are subject to review and final approval by the CRC Secretariat. More information on the Canada Research Chair program can be found at http://www.chairs.gc.ca.

Inquiries may be addressed to combopt@math.uwaterloo.ca or to Chris Godsil, Chair, Department of Combinatorics and Optimization, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1. Closing date for receipt of applications is December 1, 2015.

The University of Waterloo respects, appreciates and encourages diversity. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.


[Posted August 19, 2015]


The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at American University (Washington, DC) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-line position, beginning in August 2016, at the rank of Assistant Professor.

More information about the department and the position can be found at,
http://www.american.edu/cas/mathstat/job-postings.cfm.

American University is an EEO/AA institution, committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. American University offers employee benefits to same-sex domestic partners of employees and prohibits discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation/preference and gender identity/expression.

[Posted August 13, 2015]

Natural Science and Mathematics Fellowships Available for 2016–2017

The Fellowship Program at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study welcomes fellowship applications in natural science and mathematics.

As a fellow, you will focus on your individual project while benefiting from a dynamic, multidisciplinary community at Harvard University. You will have the opportunity to challenge yourself, the time and space to follow new ideas wherever they lead, and the chance to meet and explore the work of colleagues in other fields. You will have access to Radcliffe conferences and lectures, and Harvard University libraries and other resources including Radcliffe’s Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library, which houses the finest collection of resources for research on the history of women in America.

The Radcliffe Fellowship Program welcomes applications from people of all genders and from all countries. We seek to build a diverse fellowship program.

Since this is a residential fellowship, fellows need to reside in the Boston area and to have their primary office at the Institute and are expected to be free of their regular commitments so that they can participate fully in the life of the community. Fellows may come for the academic year ($75,000 stipend). Additional funds are available for relocation, travel back to the scientist’s home institution, and hiring undergraduate research partners.

Scientists must have a doctorate (received by December 2014) in the area of their proposed project. Scientists must have published at least two articles in journals. This is not intended to serve as a postdoctoral fellowship.

Applicants may not be students in a degree program at the time of application submission. Eligibility guidelines and disciplines can be found at our website. Once you have reviewed this information, you may begin an application on our website. The deadline for applicants in natural sciences and mathematics is October 15, 2015 (11:59 PM EST). Any questions can be directed to our staff at sciencefellowships@radcliffe.harvard.edu. http://www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/fellowship-program/how-apply

[Posted August 12, 2015]

Advertisement for One Year Fixed Term Teaching Specialist
Michigan State University

The Department of Statistics and Probability at Michigan State University invites applications for a fixed term teaching specialist position with start date August 16, 2016. This is a full-time (academic year) benefits-eligible position with an initial term of one year, with the possibility of yearly renewal. More details about the MSU fixed term teaching position can be found at http://www.hr.msu.edu/documents/facacadhandbooks/facultyhandbook/FixedTermAppt.htm.

QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified candidates will have a doctorate in Statistics or a related field, and will have demonstrated instructional excellence in introductory undergraduate statistics. Experience with instructional strategies which engage students in active learning of statistics is especially desirable. Successful candidates will mainly teach undergraduate statistics courses. The teaching load will be equivalent to three courses per semester.

REVIEW PROCESS: The review process will begin on November 1, 2015, and will continue until the position is filled. This position is posted on the MSU Applicant Page (MAP), posting #1492. Applications must be uploaded by the candidate to Michigan State University’s online job application site, https://jobs.msu.edu, and should include a cover letter explaining the applicant’s interest in and fit with the advertised position, a CV, a reflective essay on teaching, and three letters of reference addressing the applicant’s teaching.

MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.


The Mathematical Institute of Utrecht University invites applications for the position of

Two Assistant Professors of Mathematics
(Tenure-track Westerdijk Fellowships)

The first vacancy is in the Division of Fundamental Mathematics, where we are searching for female candidates whose expertise is in algebraic, arithmetic or differential geometry; including number theory, automorphic forms, geometric analysis, and Lie theory.

The second vacancy is in the Division of Mathematical Modelling, where we are searching for female candidates whose expertise is in applied analysis, scientific computing or stochastics, including data science, imaging, high performance computing, and mathematical biology.

The appointment is at the level of assistant professor (“universitair docent”, lecturer), initially for a period of five years. The position will be subject to a mid-term evaluation after approximately two and a half years and an end-term evaluation. When evaluations are positive the position becomes permanent after five years. In case of sufficient seniority, the permanent position can be at the level of associate professor (“universitair hoofddocent”). Funds have been reserved so the candidate can appoint one PhD student.

The Westerdijk Fellowship was created by the Faculty of Science in order to increase its number of female scientists.

Closing date for applications: 30 September 2015

Please visit www.uu.nl/vacancies for a complete job description and here for a fact sheet concerning the department.

[Posted August 7, 2015]

Tenure-Track Assistant Professorship in Mathematics 

The Reed College Mathematics Department invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in mathematics, to begin in Fall 2016. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in mathematics with specialization in analysis or applied mathematics, broadly construed, and be committed to excellence in teaching and scholarship. Reed is a distinguished liberal arts college with 1400 students that offers a demanding academic program to bright and dedicated undergraduates. The successful candidate is expected to teach the equivalent of five semester courses per year and to supervise senior theses (required of all students). Further information about the position can be found at http://www.reed.edu/mathsearch.

Applications must be submitted through the MathJobs.org website at http://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/Reed, and should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and three letters of recommendation. The cover letter should address how the applicant's teaching and scholarship are suited to the liberal arts college environment. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but they should be received by 25 November 2015 to guarantee full consideration.

Reed community believes that cultural diversity is essential to the excellence of our academic program. All applicants are invited to address how their teaching, scholarship, mentoring, community service, or other activities could support Reed's commitment to diversity and inclusion (http://www.reed.edu/diversity/). An equal opportunity employer, Reed College encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups.

Any questions may be directed to the chair of the search committee, Irena Swanson, iswanson@reed.edu.

[Posted August 6, 2015]

Virginia Tech Department of Mathematics Faculty Position in Mathematical Biology 

The Virginia Tech Department of Mathematics anticipates a tenure-track opening in Mathematical Biology with a start date of August 10, 2016, at our Blacksburg, VA, campus. The successful candidate will have a strong background in mathematical biology. Possible specialties include, but are not limited to, infectious diseases (host dynamics, population dynamics), ecology and evolutionary biology, molecular dynamics, and systems biology. Appointment as an Assistant Professor of Mathematics is anticipated, but exceptional senior candidates will be considered for positions of Associate Professor of Mathematics or Professor of Mathematics. This search is related to broad initiatives, undertaken by the College of Science in support of the university’s strategic plan, to expand research in directions, such as Infectious Diseases, that cut across department lines and to introduce interdisciplinary majors, such as Systems Biology. (For further information, visit www.science.vt.edu and look under Academy of Integrated Science and Research Clusters).

Job requirements include a Ph.D. in mathematics or a related field at the time of appointment. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a distinguished research program and to provide effective instruction and advising to a diverse population of undergraduate and graduate students. Other responsibilities include: continuing development of professional capabilities and scholarly activities, including travel to professional conferences; curriculum development; participation in department, college, and university governance; and professional service.

An online application is required. To complete the online application, go to http://www.hr.vt.edu, choose Jobs, then Job Seekers, then Current Job Openings, then Search Jobs, and choose the Mathematics Department or choose posting number TR0150089. Please include a cover letter, a CV, a research statement, and a teaching statement as part of the online application. Each applicant should follow the instructions in the online application system to request that four references submit letters of recommendation, or letters can be emailed to mathbio15_AT_math.vt.edu. Additional information about position requirements and responsibilities can be found at http://www.hr.vt.edu or https://www.math.vt.edu. The faculty handbook (available at http://www.provost.vt.edu) gives a complete description of faculty responsibilities. As part of the hiring process, the successful applicant must pass a criminal background check. Questions about the search may be addressed to mathbio15_AT_math.vt.edu.

Applications received by October 2, 2015, will receive full consideration. Virginia Tech is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Institution. Virginia Tech has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity and, in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify Ms. Debbie Williams (dbritts_AT_math.vt.edu, 540-231-6536) or call TTY 1-800- 828-1120 by the application deadline. Virginia Tech is the recipient of a National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase the participation of women in academic science and engineering careers.


Assistant Professor
Brown University

The Division of Applied Mathematics seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in numerical analysis and scientific computing with a start date of July 1, 2016. The teaching load for this position is one course per semester.

Postdoctoral experience, a strong record of or exceptional promise for research, as well as good communication and teaching skills are required.

To receive full consideration, complete applications should be received by December 7, 2015. Applications received after this date may still be considered at the discretion of the search committee. To apply for this position, please visit http://www.mathjobs.org and submit the relevant materials (AMS cover sheet, curriculum vitae, a concise description of research interests and goals, and three letters of recommendation, with at least one letter addressing the applicant’s teaching abilities) online. Inquiries should be sent electronically to bjorn_sandstede@brown.edu.

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, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

[Posted July 30, 2015]

Prager Assistant Professorship
Brown University

The Division of Applied Mathematics seeks applications for a Prager Assistant Professorship, a three-year, non-tenured, and non-renewable appointment, with a start date of July 1, 2016. The teaching load for this position is one course per semester.

Candidates are required to have received a Ph.D. degree or equivalent by the start of this appointment and may have up to three years of prior academic and/or postdoctoral research experience. Applicants should have strong research potential and a commitment to teaching, and their field of research should be consistent with the current research interests of the Division faculty.

Consideration of applications will begin on December 7, 2015. To apply for this position, please visit http://www.mathjobs.org and submit the relevant materials (AMS cover sheet, curriculum vitae, a concise description of research interests and goals, and three letters of recommendation, with at least one letter addressing the applicant’s teaching abilities) online. Inquiries should be sent electronically to bjorn_sandstede@brown.edu.

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, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

[Posted July 30, 2015]

California State University Channel Islands

The Mathematics Department at the California State University Channel Islands invites applications for a tenure-track position in Statistics beginning Fall 2016. Ph.D. in Statistics or closely related field is required. Excellence in teaching and research is essential. Experience with modern software, interdisciplinary collaborations and student projects will be considered. Review starts on September 20, 2015. For an on-line application and additional information go to: https://www.csucifacultyjobs.com/

CI is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversified workforce.

[Posted July 10, 2015]

One-Year Visiting Position in Computer Science
Reed College


The Reed College Mathematics Department invites applications for a one-year visiting position in computer science, rank open, to begin in the fall of 2015. Applicant should have completed, or should be near completion, of a Ph.D. in computer science and should be committed to excellence in teaching and in scholarship. The successful applicant will share responsibility, along with two other full-time faculty members, for teaching the core computer science coursework and for supervising the senior thesis projects of students seeking a degree in the computer science concentration within Mathematics. Applicants from all areas of computer science are encouraged to apply.

Reed is a distinguished liberal arts college with 1400 students that offers a demanding academic program to bright and dedicated undergraduates. Faculty members normally teach five semester courses per year (usually two course preparations per semester) and supervise senior theses (required of all students). Reed College is a community that believes that cultural diversity is essential to the excellence of our academic program. All applicants should briefly address how their teaching, scholarship, mentoring, community service, or other activities could support Reed's commitment to diversity and inclusion as articulated in the college's diversity statement at http://www.reed.edu/diversity/.

Applicants should submit their applications electronically through the Interfolio service at http://apply.interfolio.com/30126 and should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and three letters of recommendation. We will begin evaluating applications and inviting candidates to interview on July 17, 2015. Though applications will be accepted until the position is filled, submitting an application before that date ensures its consideration. Reed is an Equal Opportunity Employer and members of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Potential applicants are encouraged to send any inquiries about the position to the chair of the search committee, Jim Fix, jimfix@reed.edu.




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CONFERENCES, WORKSHOPS, AND GRANTS


MAA American Mathematics Competitions (AMC) for middle and high school students


The oldest, largest, and most prestigious mathematics competition in the United States.

AMC 8 (Middle School) Contest Date
November 17, 2015

AMC 10/12 (High School) Contest Dates
February 2 and February 17, 2016

Register Today at maa.org/amc

[Posted September 1, 2015]

AMS Math in Moscow Scholarship Program

Applications are now being accepted for the AMS Math in Moscow Scholarship Program. The deadline is September 15, 2015. For full details, please see, http://www.ams.org/programs/travel-grants/travel-grants



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