Universidad de La Frontera, Departamento de Matemática y Estadística

Position ID: 3043-AGA [#20858]
Position Title: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty position
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Temuco, Araucanía 4811230, Chile [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Algebra, Analysis or Geometry
Application Deadline: 2022/10/17 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/09/27, listed until 2022/10/17)
Position Description:    

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Applications are invited for two full-time positions at the assistant (tenure-track) or associate level, in Geometry, Algebra or Analysis in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics (DME) at Universidad de La Frontera. These are full-time, open-ended posts starting on March 1 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter. Applicants for the posts should have a record of, or potential to produce, research that reaches the highest standards of excellence in terms of originality, significance and rigour in Mathematics. They should have the ability to deliver high-quality teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels; in particular, they are expected to actively participate in the Mathematics Doctoral Program. They will also be expected to take a full part in the life of the Department, including administrative duties. Candidates must have a PhD in Mathematics. More information about the Department may be found at https://dme.ufro.cl/ , https://dme.ufro.cl/postgrado/doctorado-en-ciencias-mencion-matematica.html , and https://www.geometryrc.ufro.cl/ ;
Starting salary is about US$35,000 per year, before taxes, health insurance, and pension fund contribution, at the assistant professor level. Most funding projects existing in Chile also provide extra salary for academics.

Application Instructions 
Candidates should submit the following documents, in English, by October 17th, 2022: A cover letter. Research statement (5-10 pages) indicating immediate and long term goals for your research and how these relate to the goals of DME. Include details on potential collaboration networks with other researchers and plans for interactions with scientists in Chile and other countries. Teaching statement (1-2 pages) indicating why you should be considered for the position and your plans for teaching. Be as specific as possible, by giving examples of how you aim to transfer your knowledge to undergraduate and graduate students, and which courses you could teach. An up-to-date curriculum vitae containing all relevant information. In addition, candidates should arrange for at least two letters of recommendation. Applications should be e-mailed to concursos.academicos@ufrontera.cl (in the email subject line, please write “CODIGO DME2”); recommendation letters should be submitted directly by the signatories to concursos.academicos@ufrontera.cl A person of foreign nationality who is applying from abroad, in case of being selected for the position, will need to have the corresponding visa, obtained at the consulate from the country of origin, to be incorporated into the academic staff of the University. Further information. For additional information on the positions, please write to Prof. Elena Olivos, Chair of DME, email direccion.dme@ufrontera.cl

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Contact: Elena Olivos Herreros, +56 45 2592861
Postal Mail:
Departamento de Matemática y Estadística
Universidad de La Frontera
Avenida Francisco Salazar 01145
Web Page: https://dme.ufro.cl