Probability Math - Open Rank Tenure/ Tenure Track Faculty Position
Job posting number: #7080005
Posted: June 17, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionAbout the Department
In the Department of Mathematics at NC State University, a long tradition of excellent teaching and a supportive environment for students are paired with cutting-edge research across a broad spectrum of mathematics and its applications. Many members of the department participate in interdisciplinary programs and research groups on campus and in the broader Research Triangle community.
Research strengths of the Department include the core mathematical areas of analysis, algebra, topology, and geometry, especially their connections to combinatorics, symbolic computation, and mathematical physics; core areas of applied mathematics, including data science matrix analysis, numerical analysis, scientific computation, probability, optimal control, ordinary, partial, and stochastic differential equations, and dynamical systems; and applications of mathematics to biology, finance, and industrial problems. Annual research funding exceeds $3 millions, and supports numerous research assistantships for undergraduate and graduate students.
More information about the department can be found at http:\\www.math.sciences.ncsu.edu.
Essential Job Duties
The department of mathematics at North Carolina State University invites applications for a junior tenure-track position beginning Fall 2022.
Applications from suitably qualified candidates for more senior positions will be considered. We are seeking exceptionally well-qualified individuals with research interests in the general area of probability theory and the theory of stochastic processes. Among the areas of interest are basic probability theory, analysis of stochastic processes, as well as the theoretical foundations of application areas such as stochastic differential equations, stochastic control, high-dimensional statistics, stochastic games, stochastic optimization, information theory, and theoretical data analysis.
Candidates must have a PhD in mathematics, applied mathematics, or a related area; post-doctoral experience; strong research record; and commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level.
Inclusiveness and diversity are critical to the success of the Department of Mathematics, the College of Sciences, and NC State University (https://math.sciences.ncsu.edu/about). We welcome applicants committed to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion and fostering an environment that is supportive and welcoming of all students, faculty, and staff.
Inclusiveness and diversity are critical to the success of the College of Sciences and the University. The selected candidate(s), will be expected to foster an environment that is supportive and welcoming of all groups.
Minimum Education and Experience
PhD in mathematics, applied mathematics, or a related area.
Other Required Qualifications
Strong research record
Commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level.
Ability to contribute, through their experience, research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Experience in, and a continued commitment too, outstanding research program
Effective teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels
Demonstrated potential for excellence in both research and teaching.