Mathematical Sciences, Stevens Institute of Technology

Position ID: Stevens-TT18F [#10969]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Hoboken, New Jersey 07030, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Statistics, Stochastic Models, Probability
Application Deadline: 2017/12/01 (posted 2017/10/10, updated 2017/10/05)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematical Sciences of Stevens Institute of Technology (Stevens) invites applications for a tenure-track position at assistant or associate professor level starting in Fall 2018. The department is building a group in statistics and stochastic analysis and expects to substantially extend its research activities and educational offerings in these areas.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in statistics or a relevant field of mathematics by August 2018, and show evidence of or potential for developing an active research program, publishing in premier journals, and obtaining external funding. Ability and desire to work collaboratively in an interdisciplinary environment is expected. The candidates should also possess a passion for and be committed to excellence in both graduate and undergraduate education in a highly innovative and entrepreneurial culture at Stevens.

The Department of Mathematical Sciences is an internationally recognized center of excellence for research and education in contemporary mathematical sciences with an undergraduate program in mathematics, a Ph.D. program in pure and applied mathematics, and MSc. programs in mathematics, applied mathematics, and stochastic systems. The Institute offers excellent computational facilities and opportunities for interdisciplinary research with well-established programs in engineering and science, computer science, quantitative finance and business.

Stevens Institute of Technology is a private university located in Hoboken, New Jersey. The 55-acre campus is located on the Hudson River across from midtown Manhattan within a few minutes of NYC via public transportation. Stevens' superb location offers excellent opportunities for collaboration with nearby universities, Brookhaven National Laboratory, and major corporate research laboratories. Schaefer School of Engineering and Science is the largest among four schools at Stevens.

Stevens is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities. Stevens is an NSF ADVANCE institution committed to equitable practices and policies.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The search committee will begin review of applications on December 1, 2017. Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a research plan, a statement on their teaching interests and philosophy, and arrange for at least three reference letters to be supplied. In addition to submitting documents at, all applicants must submit a copy of their curriculum vitae through the Stevens employment portal at (apply to requisition RQ18489). For any inquiries, please contact the search committee chair, Professor Darinka Dentcheva (

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201 216 5449
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Stevens Institute of Technology
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Hoboken, NJ 07030

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