Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Engineering Mathematics) Location:
Tallahassee, FL Regular/Temporary:
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Department of Mathematics | Florida State University College of Arts & Sciences
The Department of Mathematics at Florida State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in engineering mathematics, broadly construed, beginning in August 2024. The main responsibilities will be to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, mentor students, and conduct research.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in mathematics or a related discipline and postdoctoral experience. The ideal candidate will have experience working in research areas at the crossroads between applied and computational mathematics and mechanical or aerospace engineering, materials science, quantum or photonic engineering, or other areas of engineering that can enhance interactions between the Mathematics Department and the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering.
The Mathematics Department offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees in applied and computational mathematics, as well as degrees in several other areas of mathematics. Currently, there are 16 faculty members (core and affiliated) and 39 graduate students specializing in applied and computational mathematics. There is also significant interaction with faculty members and students in pure mathematics, biomathematics, and financial mathematics through shared research interests such as data science.
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How To Apply
If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://hr.fsu.edu/facultyjobs. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.
Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, and four letters of recommendation (at least one of the letters should address the candidate's teaching capability). They should be submitted electronically through Mathjobs.org and, in addition, through the FSU Jobs website (http://jobs.fsu.edu/).
The deadline to apply for this position is November 15, 2023.
This is a Faculty position.
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.
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