Two Assistant Professors & Two Endowed Chairs

Location
Stony Brook, Suffolk County
Posted
Mar 19, 2014
Special Filters
Tenured & Tenure-Track
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

REF#: F-8078-13-08

Department: Institute for Advanced Computational Science - CEAS

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Faculty Position

Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC

Required Qualifications: Doctoral Degree in Computer Science or Applied Mathematics and Statistics, other degrees in a related field may be considered. Demonstrated record of publications and research funding plus ten years of faculty or professional experience for the senior positions. A demonstrated record of publications and a demonstrated potential for research funding is required for the junior faculty.

Preferred Qualifications: Of specific interest is research in, for example, programming models, algorithms, or numerical representations that advance scientific productivity or broaden the benefit and impact of high-performance computing.

Responsibilities & Requirements: The Institute for Advanced Computational Science (http://iacs.stonybrook.edu/) was established in 2012 with an endowment of $20M, including $10M from the Simons Foundation. The current eight faculty members will double in number over the next few years to span all aspects of computation with the intent of creating a vibrant multi-disciplinary program. IACS seeks to make sustained advances in the fundamental techniques of computation and in high-impact applications including engineering and the physical, life, and social sciences. Our integrated, multidisciplinary team of faculty, students, and staff overcome the limitations at the very core of how we compute, collectively take on challenges of otherwise overwhelming complexity and scale, and individually and jointly define new frontiers and opportunities for discovery through computation. In coordination with the Center for Scientific Computing at Brookhaven National Laboratory, our dynamic and diverse institute serves as an ideal training and proving ground for new generations of students and researchers, and provides computational leadership and resources across the SBU campus and state of New York. The selected candidate is expected to participate in the development of events and programs associated with the Institute and to establish a research program with a solid funding base through both internal and external collaborations. The selected candidates will have access to world-class facilities including those at nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory.

Special Notes: These are tenure track positions. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated Start Date: Fall 2014 **Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a cover letter, resume/CV, publication list, funding history, research plan (max. 2 pages), a one-page statement of teaching philosophy, three reference letters (electronic submission in PDF format to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3072 is highly preferred) to:

Search Chair
Institute for Advanced Computational Sciences
Heavy Engineering, Suite 230
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-5250



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Posting Date: 09/09/2013
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