Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Position ID: 1040-ASSISTPROF [#9001]
Position Title: Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Applied Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Troy, New York 12180, United States [map]
Subject Area: Applied Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2016/11/01 finished (posted 2016/08/16, finished 2017/02/14, listed until 2017/04/06)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Department of Mathematical Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York

Applications are invited for a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor in applied mathematics to begin in August 2017.  Candidates must have a Ph.D., or foreign degree equivalent, in mathematics or applied mathematics, or a closely related discipline, along with the ability to demonstrate, through their records of accomplishments, promise of future distinction in scholarship and education.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in the department at the undergraduate and graduate levels, to develop and maintain a robust program of externally funded research, and to provide academic and administrative service to the department and the institute.  Please visit for more information about the department.

We welcome candidates with a commitment to applied mathematics and interdisciplinary research.  Of particular interest are candidates whose work involves one or more of the following areas: modeling and simulation of complex systems, stochastic modeling and statistical inference, inverse problems, mathematical biology, and mathematical approaches to extracting information from large data sets (optimization, data mining, machine learning, imaging, bioinformatics, geoinformatics, etc.)

Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vita, research and teaching statements, and three letters of recommendation to MathJobs.Org.  Evaluation of applications will be ongoing.  For full consideration, applications must be submitted by November 1, 2016.

We welcome candidates who will bring diverse cultural, ethnic, and national and international perspectives to Rensselaer’s work and campus communities.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Race/Gender/Veterans/Disability Employer.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
110 8th Street
Department of Math Science
Troy, NY 12180

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