Boston University, Mathematics and Statistics

Position Title: Mathematics and Statistics Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Probability
Starting Date: 2024/07/01
Application Deadline: 2023/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/09/07, finished 2024/06/08, listed until 2024/03/07)
Position Description:   URMs  

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

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Boston University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the field of Probability. Candidates with research expertise and interests in areas of probability, stochastic processes, and stochastic analysis are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants must show outstanding capacity and achievement in research as well as excellence in teaching mathematics and/or statistics at the undergraduate and graduate levels and a commitment to diversity. A Ph.D. in mathematics, mathematical statistics, statistics, or a related field is required. Our department is committed to building and sustaining a diverse and cohesive community of scholars. In addition to describing their commitment to research and teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate level, we particularly encourage applicants to indicate how they can meaningfully contribute to an equitable and inclusive community in our department.

Submit a cover letter, CV, research statement, teaching statement, and four recommendation letters (one of which addresses teaching) online to Application deadline: December 1, 2023. Pending final administrative and budgetary approval, the appointment start date is July 1, 2024.

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We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military service, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, or because of marital, parental, or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Application Materials Required:
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Boston University
665 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215