University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: UoWM-VVAPAPPLIED24 [#23548]
Position Title: Van Vleck Assistant Professor
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Madison, Wisconsin 53706, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2024/02/28 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/10/18, updated 2023/10/17, listed until 2024/04/17)
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University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for Van Vleck Visiting Assistant Professorships with partial funding from the Office of Naval Research to begin on August 19, 2024, contingent on budgetary approval.

The successful candidate will will conduct research in multi-model data assimilation and uncertianty quanification. Extensive skill in numerical simulations is required. Background or experience in one of the following areas is preferred: stochastic modeling, geophysics, dynamical systems, uncertianty quantification, or data assimilation. The postdoc will be supervised by Prof. Nan Chen. Information about Dr. Chen's current research, reprints, and preprints is available at his faculty website, https://people.math.wisc.edu/~nchen29/

Appointments are normally for a fixed term of three years. The teaching load will usually be 2 courses per year for the first two years, 3 courses in the third year. Promise of excellence in research and teaching is important. Applicants should set up an account at http://www.mathjobs.org.

All application materials, including a completed AMS Standard Cover Sheet, cover letter, a curriculum vitae which includes a publication list, and brief descriptions of research and teaching, should be uploaded to this site. Applicants should arrange to have three or more letters of recommendation delivered through http://www.mathjobs.org. At least one letter must discuss the applicant's teaching experiences and capabilities. Other evidence of good teaching will also be helpful.

The Department of Mathematics is committed to increasing the number of women and members from underrepresented groups. The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. A background check will be required prior to employment.

For more information about the Department of Mathematics, please consult http://www.math.wisc.edu.

Deadline for Applications: February 28, 2024, although applications will continue to be considered until all available positions are filled.


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University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Mathematics, Van Vleck Hall
480 Lincoln Dr
Madison, WI 53706