Tufts University, Mathematics

Position ID: Tufts-PSNWAP [#13307]
Position Title: Probability & Statistics, Assistant Professor (non-tenure track)
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Medford, Massachusetts 02155, United States [map]
Subject Area: Probability & Statistics
Application Deadline: 2019/06/30 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2018/12/03, finished 2019/03/11, listed until 2019/06/30)
Position Description:    

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


Non-Tenure-Track Norbert Wiener Assistant Professorship

Applications are invited for a Norbert Wiener Assistant Professorship in Probability and Statistics to begin September 1, 2019, and lasting three years. Doctorate required. Applicants must show promise of outstanding research in probability theory, stochastic processes or statistics. Preference will be given to candidates whose interests overlap with those of Tufts faculty in this area (stochastic processes, mathematical biology, stochastic differential equations, ergodic properties of Markov processes), possibly in combination with related areas. Applicants must also show evidence of excellent teaching. The teaching load will be two courses per semester.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a research statement, and a teaching statement. All of these documents should be submitted electronically through https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/13307. In addition, applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted electronically on their behalf through http://www.mathjobs.org. If a recommender cannot submit online, we will also accept signed PDF attachments sent to Sarah.Rich@Tufts.edu or paper letters mailed to Wiener 2018 Search Committee Chair, Department of Mathematics, 503 Boston Avenue, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155.

Review of applications will begin on January 1st, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.

Tufts University, founded in 1852, prioritizes quality teaching, highly competitive basic and applied research, and a commitment to active citizenship locally, regionally, and globally. Tufts University also prides itself on creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community. Current and prospective employees of the university are expected to have and continuously develop skill in, and disposition for, positively engaging with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students.

Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff and fostering their success when hired. Members of underrepresented groups are welcome and strongly encouraged to apply. If you are an applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please contact us by calling Johny Laine in the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) at 617-627-3298 or at johny.laine@tufts.edu. Applicants can learn more about requesting reasonable accommodations at http://oeo.tufts.edu.

Application Materials Required:
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Tufts University
Medford MA 02155