Campus Description: Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory, a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs utilizing state-of-the-art facilities. Stony Brook Medicine is Suffolk County's only academic medical center and tertiary care provider. Many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments with BNL or with Medical School departments.
Budget Title: same as above
Department: Applied Mathematics & Statistics
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Required Qualifications: Candidates must have a distinguished reputation for research and graduate training in mathematics, statistics or operations research and its application to the theory and practice of quantitative finance. The candidate must have a strong vision for the continued development of the AMS quantitative finance program and for outreach to leaders in the investment community.
Preferred Qualifications: Strong academic background with established connections to the investment community.
Responsibilities & Requirements: The Endowed Chair will:
- Direct the department's growing quantitative finance program (currently 75 MS and PhD students).
- Develop outreach initiatives to the investment community, including the development of executive programs and industrial funding.
- Participate in and provide leadership for the strong research program in QF.
- Supervise and train PhD students.
- Assist in the advising or QF graduate students.
- Teach as required.
Special Notes: This is a non-tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. **Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.
Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a State employment application, cover letter addressing qualifications for the position, CV, statement or research interests, and at least three professional reference letters should be sent to:
Professor W. Brent Lindquist, Chair
Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics,
Math Building, Room P139A
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3600
Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 03/15/2014**, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.
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Posting Date: 09/15/2013