University of Washington, Applied Mathematics

Position ID: UoWApplied-IBAI [#18717]
Position Title: Acting Instructor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Seattle, Washington 98195, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematical Biology
Application Deadline: 2022/03/15 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/10/21, listed until 2022/03/15)
Position Description:    

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Description: The Department of Applied Mathematics at the University of Washington invites applications for an Acting Instructor position in the research group of Professor Ivana Bozic, working on mathematical modeling of cancer. The start date is between March 16 and September 16, 2022, based on mutual agreement. This full-time temporary position is renewable for a total duration of four years depending on satisfactory performance.

Successful applicants are expected to engage in research and will enjoy a reduced teaching load of two one-quarter courses each academic year.

Qualifications: Requirements include (1) background and interest in mathematical or computational modeling of biological processes, cancer modeling or stochastic processes (2) a PhD in mathematics or applied mathematics or another area relevant to mathematical or computational modeling; (3) an ability and affinity for communicating ideas of mathematical modeling, in both research and teaching settings.

Application Instructions: To apply for the position, applicants should submit the following materials: cover letter, CV, research statement, DEI statement, and the names and contact information of at least three references. Email your materials to with the subject line: “Acting Instructor Application - Bozic”. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. 

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: the University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status. 

Commitment to Diversity: The University of Washington is committed to building diversity among its faculty, librarian, staff, and student communities, and articulates that commitment in the UW Diversity Blueprint ( Additionally, the University’s Faculty Code recognizes faculty efforts in research, teaching and/or service that address diversity and equal opportunity as important contributions to a faculty member’s academic profile and responsibilities (

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Contact: Ivana Bozic
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Department of Applied Mathematics
University of Washington
Box 353925
Seattle, WA 98195-3925
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