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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:

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

Applicants should submit their applications electronically through the Interfolio service at 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,

Assistant/Associate Professor - Statistics - Mathematical Science 
University of Massachusetts Lowell

The Mathematical Sciences Department at the University of Massachusetts Lowell invites applications for one or more full-time tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor to start on September 1, 2016. Preference will be given to statisticians with an established research record relating to statistical methods that apply to large-scale data mining, image analysis or related fields. The successful candidates will be expected to initiate and/or participate in funded research programs, and contribute to the department's teaching mission by teaching courses in the candidate's area of specialty.

  • An earned Doctorate in Mathematics, Statistics or a related discipline (must have Doctorate at the time of application) 
  • A record of quality research 
  • The ability to work effectively with diverse groups 
  • Demonstrated excellence teaching at the undergrad level 
To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three professional references at Review of applications will begin September 1, 2015 immediately and will continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications is received.

We are committed to increasing diversity in our faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as in our curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage applicants to identify their strengths in this area.

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.



School of Mathematics and Statistics
Faculty of Science

The University of Melbourne, Australia

Salary: AUD$92,654 – AUD$110,022 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The School of Mathematics and Statistics is seeking to expand its expertise in Probability Theory and its applications within the Stochastic Processes research group.

You will lead a vigorous research program in probability theory and its applications. A strong commitment to teaching and the supervision of research students is required. Teaching will occur within the School of Mathematics and Statistics undergraduate and MSc programs, and you will supervise research students at undergraduate, MSc and PhD levels.

The University of Melbourne provides a wide range of opportunities for exciting research collaborations within the School, wider University, as well as externally.

Employment Type: Full time continuing position           

Enquiries only to: Professor Aleks Owczarek  Tel +61 3 8344 7887  Email

Close date: 24 July 2015

For position information and to apply online go to

Michigan State University

The Department of Mathematics and the Program in Mathematics Education at Michigan State University invite applications for a continuing teaching specialist position with an anticipated start date of August 16, 2015. Candidates must have a master’s degree in the mathematical sciences with a PhD preferred, and demonstrated instructional excellence in the mathematical sciences. Experience with instruction and development of quantitative literacy is especially desirable.

The successful candidate will work with a multi-disciplinary team to develop, coordinate, and teach courses in quantitative literacy for undergraduate students, will help to develop and deploy assessments of student learning outcomes, will mentor and supervise graduate assistants and instructors, and will join a large and active group of teaching faculty focused on excellence in service course instruction in the mathematical sciences.

Review of applications will begin on June 1, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, submit a cover letter explaining the applicant’s interest in and fit with the advertised position, a CV, a statement describing the applicant’s teaching philosophy and experience in quantitative literacy instruction, and three letters of reference addressing the applicant’s teaching. To submit application materials visit Click on “Search Postings” and search for Posting Number 1282. Questions may be directed to Anne Ginther ( MSU 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.

Position Title: Lecturer

Req # 02585

The Department of Statistics at the University of Chicago seeks to hire a full-time Lecturer for a two-year appointment starting in Autumn Quarter 2015. This is a renewable position.

Applicants must have completed all requirements for a PhD at the time the appointment begins and have previous experience in statistical research and teaching. Review of complete applications, including recommendation letters, will begin June 8, 2015, and continue until the position is filled. All applicants must apply through the University's Academic Career Opportunities website at and upload a cover letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, and a teaching statement. Three letters of recommendation will be required. Referral letter submission information will be provided during the application process.

Inquiries should be sent to the Search Committee at

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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.


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University of California, Los AngelesFaculty Positions 2016-20177/29/15 
University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignInstructor/Lecturer 7/8/15 
Wentworth Institute of TechnologyApplied Mathematics: Assistant or Associate Professor with Actuarial or Data Science Focus6/24/15 
Simpson CollegeInstructor of Mathematics6/24/15 
University of Nevada, RenoLecturer, Mathematics and Statistics Department6/23/15 
University of Illinois Instructor/Lecturer6/22/15  
Ohio UniversityVisiting Assistant Professor (4 Positions)6/16/15 
Institute for Quantum ComputingFaculty - Engineering, Mathematics and Science6/10/15 
American UniversityInstructor or Professorial Lecturer6/9/15 
University of California, MercedVisiting Assistant Professor in Applied Mathematics5/29/15 
University of Nevada, RenoUniversity of Nevada, Reno5/27/15 
University of GeorgiaPart‐Time Instructors5/22/15 
Newcastle UniversityLectureship Applied Mathematics/Quantum Theory5/20/15 
Newcastle UniversityLectureship in Pure Mathematics5/15/15 
University of ArizonaChair, Program in Applied Mathematics5/11/15 
University of New Hampshire, Manchester CampusAssistant Professor of Data Science5/11/15 
Georgia Institute of TechnologyChair of the School of Mathematics5/6/15 



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,

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