Boston College, Mathematics

Position ID: BC-TT1 [#20748]
Position Title: Deep Learning Theory, Theoretical Machine Learning, Tenure-Track Position
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467-3806, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Deep Learning Theory, Theoretical Machine Learning
Application Deadline: 2022/11/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/09/20, finished 2023/05/20, listed until 2022/12/06)
Position Description:    

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

Boston College Department of Mathematics Tenure-Track Position

The Department of Mathematics at Boston College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor beginning in Fall 2023. We are particularly interested in candidates working in Deep Learning Theory and related areas of Theoretical Machine Learning who can contribute to the development of a Data Science program at Boston College, but we will also consider outstanding candidates in other areas of applied mathematics and statistics. In exceptional cases, a higher-level appointment may be considered. Research active faculty at Boston College typically teach three semester courses per year.

Requirements include a Ph.D. or equivalent in Mathematical Sciences awarded in 2021 or earlier, a record of very strong research combined with outstanding research potential, and demonstrated excellence in teaching mathematics.

A completed application should contain a cover letter, a description of research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy, a curriculum vitae, and at least four letters of recommendation. One or more of the letters of recommendation should directly comment on the candidate's teaching credentials. Candidates should feel free to use a portion of their teaching statements to elaborate on past and future efforts in outreach and professional service.

Applications completed by November 15, 2022 will be assured our fullest consideration. Please submit all application materials through Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process and requires all its employees to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19.

Applicants may learn more about the department, its faculty and its programs and about Boston College at Inquiries about this position may be directed to the department chair, Prof. Rennie Mirollo ( Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university that strives to integrate research excellence with a foundational commitment to formative liberal arts education.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College 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.

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Department of Mathematics
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-3806