University of Houston, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: 370-FAC002501 [#20507]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Houston, Texas 77204, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Applied Mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (2022/08/31, finished 2023/10/18, listed until 2023/05/31)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics invites applications from candidates working in applied mathematics with focus on high-dimensional applications and inverse problems for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin in August 2023.

We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in high-dimensional applications and/or inverse problems who would complement and enhance our existing group in applied mathematics at the Department of Mathematics, and foster collaborations with the HP Data Science Institute, the UH Cullen College of Engineering, the UH Medical School, and the Texas Medical Center.

Candidates with high-level of competence in applications related to data science, manifold learning, optimization, artificial intelligence and machine learning are particularly encouraged to apply.

The Department of Mathematics is seeking outstanding candidates with the potential for exceptional research, excellence in teaching, and clear commitment to enhancing the diversity of the faculty, graduate, and undergraduate student population.

The University of Houston is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Houston is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

A minimum requirement for this position is a PhD in Statistics, Mathematics, or a related field. Note: Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of the final candidate.

Candidates should provide the names and contact information for four recommendation letter writers of which one addresses teaching. All positions at the University of Houston are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.

To be considered for the position, candidates must complete an application through the official job posting site for the University of Houston, which can be found here:

The evaluation of candidates will start on November 15 and will continue until the position is filled.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
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Department of Mathematics
University of Houston
4800 Calhoun
Houston, TX 77204-3008