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  • Tenure-Track PositionThe Department of Mathematical Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for a tenure-track position to begin September 1, 2017, in the area of probability, broadly construed.

    Applications should be submitted by November 10, 2016 for full consideration.

    The Department has strengths in mathematical finance, applied analysis, and combinatorics, and seeks outstanding candidates in the area of probability that would complement or enhance these or other centers of excellence within the Department or the University.

    Preference will be given to candidates who have shown outstanding promise and/or excellent accomplishments in research in this area, and are pursuing a vigorous research program including major contributions beyond the doctoral dissertation. Promise of excellent ability to teach and mentor students of diverse backgrounds is a plus.

    The Department of Mathematical Sciences is committed to increasing our faculty diversity. Carnegie Mellon considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

    Applicants should submit all materials electronically at www.mathjobs.org. This includes a cover letter, curriculum vita, list of publications, a statement describing current and planned research, and at least three letters of recommendation. Recommenders who are unable to submit their letters electronically may mail them to: Probability Appointments Committee, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

    Applications may be accepted and reviewed until any open positions are filled.

  • Post-doctoral Positions in Stochastic AnalysisThe Department of Mathematical Sciences desires to make a two- or three-year post-doctoral appointment in stochastic analysis beginning September 2017. Applicants should submit all materials electronically at www.mathjobs.org. This includes the AMS Standard Cover Sheet, a cover letter, a curriculum vita, list of publications, a statement describing current and planned research, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants who are unable to submit their applications electronically may mail them to: Stochastic Analysis Post-Doc, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by November 30, 2016. Carnegie Mellon is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer -- M/F/Disability/Veteran. We particularly encourage applications from candidates who have a demonstrated track record in mentoring and nurturing female and under-represented minority students.

  • Center for Nonlinear Analysis - Postdoc RecruitmentThe Center for Nonlinear Analysis anticipates making postdoctoral appointments beginning September 2017 in applied analysis, including the general areas of nonlinear partial differential equations, calculus of variations, computational mathematics, and their applications. These will be three-year joint appointments by the Center and the Department of Mathematical Sciences. Postdoctoral Associates will teach one course per semester. Applicants should submit all materials electronically at www.mathjobs.org. This includes the AMS Standard Cover Sheet, a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a statement describing current and planned research, and three letters of recommendation.

    Applications are due on or before January 15, 2017. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2016, and will continue until the positions are filled.

    Carnegie Mellon University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.

  • Eugene P. Shelly Visiting Associate ProfessorThe Department of Mathematical Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University expects to annually appoint a Shelly Visiting Associate Professor for a term of one academic year. This position, created through a gift of Eugene P. Shelly, is intended for regular mathematics faculty members at institutions that focus primarily on teaching. The idea is to give Carnegie Mellon faculty and graduate students an opportunity to improve their teaching skills through interaction with the visitor, while simultaneously providing the visitor with an enriched research experience. Application procedures are set each fall.