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Middlebury College
One-year Assistant Professorship in Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for a one-year Assistant Professorship in Mathematics to begin in September 2017. Candidates should provide evidence of excellent teaching. Responsibilities will include teaching a total of five courses, including single- or multivariable Calculus, Linear Algebra, and/or Differential equations, depending on department needs, with at most two preparations in each semester.

Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Email and paper applications will not be accepted. At Middlebury, we strive to make our campus a respectful, engaged community that embraces difference, with all the complexity and individuality each person brings. In your application materials we encourage you to address how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity and inclusion. Please submit: a letter of application; teaching statement; curriculum vitæ; graduate transcript; a sample of reprints or preprints, as appropriate; and three current letters of recommendation, all of which must speak to teaching ability. Candidates are normally expected to have completed the Ph.D. prior to the start of the position. Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. More information can be found here: http://apptrkr.com/960007

Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check. Information on our background check policy can be found here: http://go.middlebury.edu/backgroundchecks

[Posted February 12, 2017]

STATISTICAL & APPLIED MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES INSITUTE (SAMSI) SEEKS NEW DIRECTOR

SAMSI is seeking its next Director, to begin the position no later than July 1, 2018. Candidates with vision, energy and experience are encouraged to apply. The appointment will be coincident with appointment as a tenured faculty member at one of the SAMSI partner universities: Duke University, North Carolina State University, or the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

The Director has primary responsibility for the scientific leadership of SAMSI and for the administrative and financial functions required to realize the scientific vision. The Director will be a scholar with an international reputation of research in statistics, applied mathematics or a closely related field. SAMSI has a strong record of interdisciplinary research covering a wide variety of biological, physical and social sciences, and is seeking to expand actively in the fields of computing and data science. In addition, the Director is expected to have experience in university or departmental administration, and a willingness to provide leadership in other areas of importance to SAMSI including fundraising, education and outreach, and diversity.

SAMSI is a mathematical sciences institute whose primary source of funding is the National Science Foundation. Day to day management is in the hands of a Directorate consisting of the Director, the Deputy Director, two Associate Directors and an Operations Director. Financial and personnel management of the institute are overseen by a Governing Board chaired by Professor Robert Calderbank (Duke), including representatives of all three partner universities as well as the American Statistical Association and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. The selection of research programs is overseen by a National Advisory Committee consisting of leading national researchers in statistics, applied mathematics and disciplinary sciences. The Director has ultimate responsibility for: all the financial and personnel decisions of the institute; for liaison with the partner universities and the National Science Foundation; for working with the Operations Director on management of the staff and the facilities; and for long-term planning including fundraising. The Director also works closely with the Deputy and Associate Directors to provide on going oversight of SAMSI research programs and of the institute’s education, outreach and diversity activities.

SAMSI is located in Research Triangle Park in North Carolina. The region is rich in terms of statistical and applied mathematical expertise, and in interdisciplinary scientists which are essential to many SAMSI programs.

Candidates are asked to send a CV and cover letter to directorsearch@samsi.info. Review of applications will begin February 2, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

Search Committee: James Berger (chair, Duke University), Mihai Anitescu (Argonne National Laboratory), Robert Calderbank (Duke University), Marie Davidian (North Carolina State University), M. Gregory Forest (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill), Susan A. Murphy (University of Michigan), Javier Rojo (University of Nevada, Reno), Richard Smith (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill), Michael Stein (University of Chicago), Margaret H. Wright (Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences), Linda J. Young (National Agricultural Statistics Service).

**SAMSI is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer**

SAMSI SEEKING NEW DEPUTY DIRECTOR The Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI) invites applications for the position of Deputy Director for a term of two years beginning July 1, 2017.

The Deputy Director will be a distinguished researcher who will provide scientific direction to the institute and oversight of the SAMSI grant, and who will work closely with the Director on all aspects of the institute’s oversight and program activities. The Deputy Director will also be strongly encouraged to pursue personal research in conjunction with the SAMSI programs or independently.

Together with the Director, the Deputy Director forms the executive side of the SAMSI Directorate whom are responsible for the administration of pro-grams, human resources, financial operation and infrastructure. Together with the other members of the Directorate, they also share the responsibilities of the selection, development and implementation of SAMSI programs.

The appointment will be made as a member of the research faculty at North Carolina State University.

Candidate must have a minimum of a Ph.D. in Mathematics or Statistics or equivalent.

Qualified candidates should be mathematicians or statisticians with excellent management skills and research record. Proven administrative and operational experience is an asset. In addition, the successful candidate will demonstrate a strong interest in further developing and expanding the mission of the institute.

Additional information and a link to N.C. State University’s Job site for submitting applications may be found at: https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/76044.

Candidates are asked to attach a current curriculum vitae, letter of application, and contact information for three professional references. Informal inquiries may be addressed to Richard Smith, Director of SAMSI, rls@samsi.info. Review of applications will begin February 2, 2017 and will continue until position is filled.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.



University of Chicago
William H. Kruskal Instructor

The Department of Statistics at the University of Chicago invites applications for the position of William H. Kruskal Instructor. We seek recent or expected Ph.D. graduates doing advanced research with a connection to statistical methodology or applied mathematics. It is expected that all successful applicants will engage in teaching two undergraduate courses in statistics or applied mathematics. The position is for two years, with the possibility of renewal.

At the time of appointment, successful applicants must have completed all requirements for a Ph.D. in statistics, mathematics, or a related field. Demonstrated research excellence is essential, and research interests related to those of faculty in the Department of Statistics (www.stat.uchicago.edu/people/faculty.shtml) or those of faculty in the newly formed Committee on Computational and Applied Mathematics (www.stat.uchicago.edu/ccam) is preferred.

Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago Academic Jobs website at http://tinyurl.com/z8gjcyd and must upload a cover letter and CV. Three letters of reference will be required. Referral letter submission information will be provided during the application process. Optionally, a teaching and/or research statement and up to three relevant research publications may also be uploaded as part of the application. Application screening will begin February 20, 2017, and will continue until all positions are filled or the search is closed.

Further inquiry and optional documents may be sent to the Search Committee at search@galton.uchicago.edu or to Kruskal Search Committee, Department of Statistics, Jones 222B, University of Chicago, 5747 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at http://www.uchicago.edu/about/non_discrimination_statement/. Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-0287 or email ACOppAdministrator@uchicago.edu with their request.

http://tinyurl.com/z8gjcyd

[Posted February 8, 2017]

Middlebury College
Assistant Professor in Statistics
(Two-Year Position)

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for a two-year Assistant Professor in Statistics to begin in September 2017. This position may be renewed for a third year pending administrative approval.  Candidates should provide evidence of commitment to excellent teaching of modern statistics and scholarly activity.

Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically Email and paper applications will not be accepted. At Middlebury, we strive to make our campus a respectful, engaged community that embraces difference, with all the complexity and individuality each person brings. In your application materials we encourage you to address how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity and inclusion. Please submit: a letter of application; teaching and research statements; curriculum vitæ; graduate transcript; a sample of reprints or preprints, as appropriate; and three current letters of recommendation, all of which must speak to teaching ability. A Master’s degree in Statistics is required; completion of the Ph.D. prior to the start of the position is preferred. Review of applications will begin on February 17, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. More information can be found here: http://apptrkr.com/955108

Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check. Information on our background check policy can be found here: http://go.middlebury.edu/backgroundchecks

[Posted February 2, 2017]

The University of Toledo

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Toledo invites applications for a Tenure-Track position in the following areas: Geometry, Harmonic Analysis, Nonlinear and Geometric Analysis, and Partial Differential Equations. Substantial preference will be given to applicants with a demonstrated research interest in one or more of the following areas: Data Science, Signal and Image Processing, Astrophysics, Renewable Energy, Financial Mathematics, Stochastic Processes, Critical Phenomena. Candidates with research interests in other areas of interest to the department and aligned with the applications noted above are also encouraged to apply.

Duties include teaching courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels, conducting research, and engaging in departmental and professional service. The teaching load is consistent with other doctoral granting departments. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics at the time of appointment, and must be able to demonstrate a commitment to excellence in research and teaching. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers bachelors, masters, and Ph.D. degrees in pure and applied mathematics and statistics with a strong tradition in both pure and applied research. Review of applications will begin on February 15, 2017.

1) Applicants must log into https://jobs.utoledo.edu to upload Curriculum Vita, Teaching
and Research Statements and;
2) Applicants must also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be e-mailed directly to MathSearchCommittee@UToledo.edu

Situated in the heart of the Midwest, Toledo, Ohio is a convergence of highways, railways and waterways that have long made Toledo a transportation hub. Located at the intersection of I-75 and I-80/90, the two busiest highways in the country, Toledo is where things get built. Smart things like solar panels and biotech. Iconic things like Jeep® brand SUVs and Libbey glass; home to several corporate entities – Owens Corning, Owens Illinois, Dana Corporation, Jeep and First Solar. Strengths in bioscience, agribusiness, transportation and logistics, result in a thriving arts and cultural scene with diverse career opportunities and growth for our region. Unique to the community is Toledo’s ability to combine the cultural benefits of a large city with the conveniences of a smaller city.

The University of Toledo, situated on more than 450 acres of land is bordered by thriving quiet residential neighborhoods. It is a dynamic state-supported urban university with first-class science departments and strong professional programs in engineering, law, medicine, and pharmacy. Total enrollment is over 20,000 students. More information about the University is available on the web at http://www.utoledo.edu.

The University of Toledo is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly
encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.

[Posted January 20, 2017]



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