Lehigh University, Mathematics

Position ID: Lehigh-APC22 [#18231]
Position Title: Assistant Professor: Applied and Computational Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States [map]
Subject Area: Applied and Computational Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2021/10/25 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/09/17, finished 2022/05/07)
Position Description:    

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

Lehigh University's Department of Mathematics seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor. We seek individuals with a specialization in an area of Applied and Computational Mathematics which includes connections to some area of application or development of computational tools for applications of mathematical modeling and modern numerical analysis.

Areas of interest include, but are not limited to: numerical analysis, scientific computing, partial differential equations, computational fluid dynamics, material science, dynamical systems, applied stochastic analysis, mathematical biology, machine learning. Ability in teaching the theory of numerical analysis or some intermediate level courses in applied and computational mathematics is required.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or a related field at the time of employment. Excellent teaching and stellar research credentials are enshrined in our faculty and department. Our faculty are committed to contributing to research, teaching, and service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Review of Applications - Applications received by October 25, 2021 will be assured of full consideration. Applications should be submitted online at mathjobs.org. A complete application should include:

(a) an AMS cover sheet;

(b) a cover letter that includes a section of how the candidate would contribute to a diverse and inclusive environment in the College of Arts and Sciences at Lehigh;

(c) a complete vita, including a list of publications;

(d) a research statement;

(e) a statement of teaching philosophy; and

(f) at least four letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses the candidate's qualifications as a teacher.

Inquiries can be addressed to Professor Yue Yu: yuy214@lehigh.edu.

Founded in 1865, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. Recognized among the nation's highly ranked research universities, Lehigh offers a rigorous academic community for nearly 7,000 students. Lehigh University has some 5,000 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, and about 550 full-time faculty members. Lehigh University is located in Bethlehem, PA., a vibrant and historic area. Over 820,000 people live in the Lehigh Valley, which is in close proximity to New York City and Philadelphia.

The College of Arts and Sciences at Lehigh is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Lehigh University was a 2010 NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Grantee and continues to sustain and enhance recruitment, retention and advancement of women faculty in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics at Lehigh. A new NSF ADVANCE grant “Patriot League Institutions Mentor Associate Professors WISEly” will adapt a mentoring program across a six-institution network. Lehigh ADVANCE supports creating inclusive systems and evidence-based programs so all faculty can thrive in their careers at Lehigh.

Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. We are committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Lehigh University is committed to a culturally and intellectually diverse academic community and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to this mission. Lehigh University is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation award for promoting the careers of women in academic sciences and engineering http://www.lehigh.edu/luadvance/ and is among institutions of higher education recognized for excellence in diversity with the INSIGHT into Diversity HEED Award. Additional information about Lehigh’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is available at https://diversityandinclusion.lehigh.edu/. Lehigh University provides competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, including domestic partner benefits. More information about Work/Life Balance for Faculty can be found at: https://www.lehigh.edu/~inprv/faculty/worklifebalance.html Lehigh University supports dual career efforts for following spouses/partners of newly hired faculty. Learn more about Dual Career Assistance at: https://www.lehigh.edu/~inprv/faculty/dualcareer.html.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Department of Mathematics
Lehigh University
14 East Packer Avenue
Bethlehem, PA 18015