Department of Mathematics, Duke University

Position ID: Duke-LU [#12329]
Position Title: Griffiths Assistant Research Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Starting Date: 2019/01/01
Application Deadline: 2018/10/31* (posted 2018/08/21, listed until 2018/12/31)
Position Description:    

Applications are invited for a Griffiths Assistant Research Professor in Mathematics. Candidates should have completed a doctorate as of January 1st, 2019 and show definite promise in research and teaching. The teaching load will typically be one course each semester, so that the appointee will have ample time for research. The exact load will depend on the candidate's background and conditions at the time of employment.

The appointment is for two years and may be renewed for a third year, beginning on January 1st, 2019, or later.

Candidates interested in working with Prof. Jianfeng Lu or with a background in electronic structure theory, quantum chemistry, quantum dynamics, or quantum computing are particularly encouraged to apply.

Applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, vitae, research statement describing current and past research, and teaching statement. The applicant should request at least four letters of recommendation, including one that evaluates the applicant's teaching. These letters should be uploaded, by their authors, at or sent to the Duke University Department of Mathematics.

Applicants are encouraged to submit all of their materials electronically at this site. If necessary, applicants may mail their materials to: Appointments Committee Department of Mathematics Duke University Box 90320 Durham, NC 27708-­0320

Applications received by October 31, 2018 will be guaranteed full consideration; early application is advisable.

Duke is committed to encouraging and sustaining work and learning environments that are free from harrassment and prohibited discrimination. Duke prohibits discrimination and harrassment in the administration of both its employment and educational policies. Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
117 Physics Building
120 Science Drive
Box 90320
Durham, NC 27708

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