Assistant Professor Position in Applied and Computational Mathematics
The Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics (APAM) at Columbia University in the City of New York invites applications for a Chu Assistant Professor Faculty position in the area of applied and computational mathematics. The position begins July 1, 2018. The initial appointment is for a term of 2 years, with a possibility of renewal for a third year.
A recent PhD in related areas and extraordinary research promise are required.
There is an active research group in the department, with current research encompassing applied and computational mathematics, and their application to many areas of physics, biology, materials, data and image processing, earth and environmental sciences.
There are also a strong cohort of activities on applied and computational mathematics within the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Columbia’s Data Science Institute. The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Minimum Degree Required: Ph.D. or DES or Sc.D.
Minimum Qualifications: Assistant Professors at Columbia are academic officers holding the doctorate or its professional equivalent who are beginning a career of independent scholarly research and teaching. They are appointed for full-time service for a stated term, which is renewable.
All applications must be initiated through Columbia University’s online Recruitment of Academic Personnel System (RAPS) at:
Applicants must submit electronically the following: a current vita including a list of publications, a one-page research statement with a brief description of their current research work and future research interests.
In addition, applicants are asked also to apply at:
Applicants should submit electronically the following: a current vita including a list of publications, a one-page research statement with a brief description of their current research work and future research interests. Further, applicants should also include three or more reference letters (with one on teaching) submitted with their math jobs application.
The review of applications will be continued until the position is filled
Columbia University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are urged to apply.
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