Assistant Professor, Applied Mathematics
The Department of Mathematics at the University of Central Florida (UCF) invites applications for three (3) tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level anticipated to begin in August 2019. Preference will be given to applicants specializing in
- Applied and computational number theory
- Random matrix theory
- Numerical solutions of stochastic differential equations
- Inverse problems: image analysis, image reconstruction and applied harmonic analysis
- Applied partial differential equations
Extraordinary candidates from other areas of mathematics will be also considered.
With over 67,000 students, UCF is one of the largest universities in the nation, offering more than 200 degree programs at its main campus in Orlando. UCF is an economic engine, attracting and supporting industries vital to the region’s future while providing students with real-world experiences that help them succeed after graduation. Mathematics faculty at UCF have many opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration, including collaborations with the Center for Research in Computer Vision and the College of Optics & Photonics, both are world leaders in research. For more information, visit https://sciences.ucf.edu/math/group/faculty
Successful candidates will be expected to teach both undergraduate and graduate level courses, conduct a vigorous research program, pursue external funding, advise and mentor students, and participate in department and university governance.
All applicants must possess a Ph.D. in Mathematics, or a closely related field from an accredited institution, at time of application. Some postdoctoral experience is desirable. Other requirements include strong research potential, and effective communication skills in English.
How to Apply
UCF requires all applications and supporting documents to be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website, www.jobswithucf.com (Note: once you login, you may directly go to the job listing via http://www.jobswithucf.com/postings/55199). In addition to the online application, interested candidates should upload the following: a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, complete list of publications, a teaching philosophy statement, a research statement. Please go to www.mathjobs.org to request and submit three letters of recommendation addressing your qualifications for the position. Additionally, it is desirable that applicants supply some evidence of effective teaching. The search committee will start to review applications on November 15, 2018. Candidates are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
For questions regarding this search, please contact Dr. Dorin Dutkay, search committee chair, at Dorin.Dutkay@ucf.edu.
Commitment to Diversity
As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.