Applications are invited for a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor in applied mathematics to begin in August 2017.  Candidates must have a Ph.D., or foreign degree equivalent, in mathematics or applied mathematics, or a closely related discipline, along with the ability to demonstrate, through their records of accomplishments, promise of future distinction in scholarship and education.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in the department at the undergraduate and graduate levels, to develop and maintain a robust program of externally funded research, and to provide academic and administrative service to the department and the institute.

We welcome candidates with a commitment to applied mathematics and interdisciplinary research.  Of particular interest are candidates whose work involves one or more of the following areas: modeling and simulation of complex systems, stochastic modeling and statistical inference, inverse problems, mathematical biology, and mathematical approaches to extracting information from large data sets (optimization, data mining, machine learning, imaging, bioinformatics, geoinformatics, etc.)

Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vita, research and teaching statements, and three letters of recommendation to MathJobs.Org.  Evaluation of applications will be ongoing.  For full consideration, applications must be submitted by November 1, 2016.

We welcome candidates who will bring diverse cultural, ethnic, and national and international perspectives to Rensselaer’s work and campus communities.

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