Rice University, Computational & Applied Mathematics

Position ID: RiceCAAM-CPD22 [#19942, CPD22GP]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate Position
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Houston, Texas 77005, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Mathematics, Operatons Research, Probability
Application Deadline: finished (2022/04/22, finished 2022/06/27)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAAM) at Rice University in Houston, Texas, invites applications for a postdoctoral position focused on stochastic processes and control under the supervision of Professor Guodong Pang.

Candidates must have obtained a PhD preceding the start date of appointment in Mathematics, Operations Research, Probability/Statistics or related fields, and have a strong background and record of accomplishment in probability, stochastic processes, stochastic control, and/or stochastic stability/ergodicity. The application domains include queueing systems, stochastic networks, epidemiology, mathematical finance and healthcare systems.

The research position also requires teaching one course per year.

Term of appointment will be two years with competitive salary and benefits. The term of appointment may commence anytime on or after July 1, 2022.

Applications should consist of a letter of application, a current and detailed curriculum vitae, a research statement describing candidate's accomplishments and interests, a teaching statement and a list of publications. In addition, at least three letters of recommendation should be submitted.

To receive full consideration, the complete application must be submitted by May 31, 2022, but we will continue to accept applications until the position is filled.

Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
Further Info:
Postdoctoral Search Committee - GP
Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAAM)
Rice University
6100 Main Street, MS-134
Houston, TX 77005-1827