Open Rank Faculty Position
Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
The Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics (APAM) at Columbia University's Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science in New York City invites applications for one tenured or tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor, associate professor or full professor level starting July 1, 2018 in the core areas of computational and applied mathematics.
The Applied Mathematics Program within APAM has strong research and educational programs in Applied and Computational Mathematics and its applications in many areas of Physical Sciences, Computational and Data Sciences, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Materials and Biological Sciences and Engineering.
Candidates are sought with an outstanding record of research accomplishments and the potential for future exceptional research. Demonstrated commitment to high-quality teaching and mentoring is essential.
Minimum Degree Required: Ph.D. or DES or Sc.D.
Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Mathematics or related areas and should have outstanding accomplishments in both applied mathematics research and teaching. Duties include mathematical research, undergraduate and graduate teaching, and departmental and university service. Applicants at the Assistant Professor and Associate Professors without tenure must have the potential to do pioneering research and to teach effectively. Applicants at the tenured level (Associate or Full Professor) must have a demonstrated record of outstanding research accomplishments and excellent teaching credentials.
An ideal candidate is one who actively contributes to curricular activities in the applied mathematics Ph.D. program and engages in the development of applied mathematics methodologies with impact across fields. Interested candidates are encouraged to direct inquiries to Professor Qiang Du (email@example.com), chair of the search committee.
All applications must be initiated through Columbia University's online Recruitment of Academic Personnel System (RAPS) at:
Applicants must submit electronically the following: CV (including a list of publications), research and teaching statements. The completion of this brief process is indicated by a confirmation number which the applicant should retain.
In addition, applicants are asked also to apply at:
Applicants must submit electronically the following: CV (including a list of publications), research and teaching statements. Candidates should submit three references letters on their research and one letter on teaching.
While the review of applications will be continued until the position is filled, it is recommended that applications be submitted by November 1, 2017 in order to guarantee full consideration.
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