Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Biomathematics)

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Job Title: Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Biomathematics)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 46351
Department Department of Mathematics | Florida State University

The Mathematics Department offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees in Biomathematics, as well as degrees in several other areas of mathematics. The Biomathematics curriculum includes courses within mathematics as well as courses offered in other departments. There are currently 19 undergraduate majors and 19 MS or PhD students enrolled in the Biomathematics program. See and for more information.Equal Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: Applications are invited for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Biomathematics.

The position is joint with the Institute of Molecular Biophysics (IMB), whose core mission is to facilitate interdisciplinary research related to the biological sciences on campus. The IMB hosts an interdisciplinary graduate program in Molecular Biophysics, and there is a separate interdisciplinary graduate program in Neuroscience on campus. The new hire could participate in either or both programs, in addition to the graduate program in Biomathematics. The Mathematics Department is also an active participant in a new initiative on Data Science at the University, and with this hire seeks to strengthen the ties between mathematical data science and biomathematics.

Candidate will be expected to pursue collaborations with experimental scientists.

Research, teaching, and mentoring at graduate and undergraduate levels. Performing various service efforts.Qualifications PhD in Mathematics or a related discipline with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service.

Experience working with experimental data.

Basic computer skills.Preferred The ideal candidate will possess postdoctoral experience in some area of biomathematics, have experience working with experimental data, and will pursue collaborations with experimental scientists.Other Information The deadline to apply for this position is November 14, 2019. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2019. The Department anticipates filling this position by August 1, 2020.Contact Info Richard Bertram
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Posted: 9/26/2019
Application Due: 12/4/2019
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