Centro de Investigación en Matemáticas

Position ID: CIMAT-TTPE [#15786, TTP&E01-20]
Position Title: Tenure-track researcher in Probability and Statistics
Position Location: Mexico, Guanajuato 36023, Mexico [map]
Subject Area: Probability and Statistics
Application Deadline: 2020/05/19 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/03/05, finished 2020/08/31, listed until 2020/09/05)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***

The Center for Research in Mathematics (CIMAT) in Guanajuato, Mexico, invites applications for several tenure-track research positions in the areas of Probability and Statistics, broadly understood, to start any time between August 2020 and August 2021. 

We are seeking applicants that will either enhance or extend our current strengths. Applicants working at the interface of probability  and mathematical statistics are particularly encouraged to apply.

CIMAT is part of the Mexican council for science and technology CONACyT, and is formed by three departments in the fields of Mathematics, Probability and Statistics and Computer Sciences. The Probability and Statistics Department faculty at Guanajuato consists of eight researchers in the fields of Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes, and nine researchers in Statistics and its applications. The Department maintains fruitful cooperation with many prestigious institutions around the world and constitutes one of the most active and renowned research groups in Latin America.

The positions are open to researchers with solid mathematical background and a doctoral degree earned in the last fifteen years in cutting-edge areas of Probability and/or Statistics. Applicants must meet the following requirements to be considered for the position:

i) An academic career with scientific achievements in accordance with the length of time passed after the doctorate.

ii) Mexican residents must be member of the National Researchers System (SNI) or have the appropriate academic training to participate in the next SNI call.

iii) Foreign applicants must have a consistent scientific production in accordance with the length of their academic career.

iv) Teaching experience is desirable within the field of expertise in order to train students at undergraduate, master and doctoral levels.

Knowledge of the Spanish language is not required for the first years.

Review of applications will start in May 20, 2020, and will continue until the positions are assigned.

Applicants should submit the following documents to Prof. Jose Alfredo Lopez (jalfredo@cimat.mx), Chair of the Probability and Statistics Group, CIMAT, via email in PDF format:

  1. Cover letter.
  2. Updated full curriculum vitae.
  3. A brief description of current research interests. 
  4. A research statement describing  applicant's research goals for a period of two years
  5. Electronic copies of the most relevant applicant's research papers.
  6. At least two letters of recommendation sent directly to the address jalfredo@cimat.mx
  7. Tentative date to join CIMAT.

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Contact: José Alfredo López-Mimbela, 52 (473) 7350800
Postal Mail:
Callejón de Jalisco s/n
Guanajuato, Guanajuato
Web Page: https://www.cimat.mx/es/Probabilidad_y_estadistica

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