Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Mathematics

Position ID: GeorgiaTech-TTFM [#14300, TTFM2020]
Position Title: Tenure-track Faculty in Mathematics (TTFM)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Atlanta, Georgia 30332, United States [map]
Subject Area: Pure and Applied Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2019/12/31 (accepting applications posted 2019/08/21, updated 2019/08/20, listed until 2020/04/01)
Position Description:    

Tenure-track Faculty in Mathematics (TTFM)

Subject to the availability of funding, the School of Mathematics at Georgia Tech expects to make one or more tenure-track faculty hires from any area of Pure and Applied Mathematics and Statistics. This position presents exceptional opportunities in foundational research, training programs, and cross-disciplinary connections. Priority will be given to candidates strengthening connections within the School as well as across Georgia Tech. The School of Math is a key player in several cross-disciplinary institutes, centers, and programs at Georgia Tech, including PhD programs in Algorithms, Combinatorics, and Optimization (ACO), Computational Science and Engineering(CSE), Bioinformatics, Quantitative Bioscience (QBioS), and Machine Learning (ML@GT). The School plays leadership roles in the recently funded NSF-Simons Center – The Southeast Center for Mathematics and Biology, in TRIAD, the cross-disciplinary NSF-funded center in data science, and the NSF-funded research training hub in Geometry and Topology (GTGT). Priority will be given to those candidates who: (1) show the potential to carry out research of exceptional quality at Georgia Tech; (2) complement existing strengths in the School of Mathematics, listed at http://www.math.gatech.edu/faculty-research-interests; (3) enhance connections to programs and Institutes at Georgia Tech; (4) have strong potential for external funding; (5) demonstrate enthusiasm and potential for supervision of junior researchers at all levels; and (6) are expected to demonstrate an exceptional commitment to teaching and mentoring of students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, as the duties will include teaching graduate and undergraduate courses. The potential for contributing to other School of Math and Georgia Tech strategic priorities, such as intra- and interdisciplinary connections and engaging with diverse communities, will be considered a plus. For additional information on present and future needs in the School, see http://www.math.gatech.edu/employment-opportunities/.

Appointments at the assistant professor level are preferred, but exceptional candidates at all ranks will be considered. A Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in Mathematics or Statistics or a closely related field is required. Applications should consist of a curriculum vitae, including a list of publications, a summary of future research plans, evidence of teaching interest and abilities, and at least three letters of reference. Candidates for Associate and Full Professor positions should submit a statement outlining their vision for leadership and service as a senior faculty member at Georgia Tech.

Applications should be submitted directly to http://www.mathjobs.org. In exceptional circumstances where electronic submission is not possible, applications may be sent to the Hiring Committee, School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 30332-0160, USA. For full consideration applicants are strongly encouraged to submit all materials November 1, 2019. However, consideration of applications is ongoing until positions are filled. Applications by highly qualified candidates from groups underrepresented in the mathematical sciences are particularly encouraged, as well as those with the skills and commitment to engage productively with diverse communities.

Georgia Tech is a top-ranked public research university situated in the heart of Atlanta, a diverse and vibrant city with great economic and cultural strengths. The Institute is a member of the University System of Georgia, the Georgia Research Alliance, and the Association of American Universities. Georgia Tech prides itself on its technology resources, collaborations, high-quality student body, and its commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Georgia Tech is an equal education/employment opportunity institution dedicated to building a diverse community. We strongly encourage applications from women, underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. Georgia Tech has policies to promote a healthy work-life balance and is aware that attracting faculty may require meeting the needs of two careers.


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www.math.gatech.edu
 
686 Cherry St., Skiles Building
School of Mathematics
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332-0160

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