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 TenureTrack PositionThe Department of Mathematical Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for a tenuretrack position, possibly at a senior level, to begin September 1, 2015.
The position is in probability, broadly construed. 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.
Applicants should submit all materials electronically at www.mathjobs.org. This includes a curriculum vitae, 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 the Probability Appointments Committee, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.
Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2014 and will continue until January 15, 2015 or the position is filled.
The Department of Mathematical Sciences is committed to increasing the number of women and minority faculty. Carnegie Mellon University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
 TenureTrack PositionThe Department of Mathematical Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for a tenuretrack position, possibly at a senior level, to begin September 1, 2015.
The position is in computational mathematics, broadly construed, with preference given to areas that complement and expand the
Department's expertise in nonlinear partial differential equations, calculus of variations, and stochastic analysis. Preference will be given to candidates who have shown outstanding promise and/or excellent accomplishments in research in the above areas, and are pursuing a vigorous research program
including major contributions beyond the doctoral dissertation.
Applicants should submit all materials electronically at www.mathjobs.org. This includes the AMS Standard Cover Sheet, a curriculum vitae, list of publications, a statement describing current and planned research, and at least three letters of recommendation.
Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2014, and will continue until January 15,2015 or the position is filled.
The Department of Mathematical Sciences is committed to increasing the number of women and minority faculty. Carnegie Mellon University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
 Postdoctoral Position in Applied Mathematics / Scientific ComputingDepartment of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for a 2year postdoctoral position in applied mathematics / scientific computing with emphasis on image processing and data analysis. The position associated with the project "Transport and other Lagrangian transforms for signal analysis and discrimination" run by Gustavo Rohde (Biomedical and Electrical Engineering) and Dejan Slepčev (Mathematical Sciences). The multidisciplinary team involved is working on modeling, analysis, and computational aspects of the approach.
The position is planned to start in summer or fall of 2015. Appointment can be made through the Department of Mathematical Sciences or the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. The candidates should hold a recent Ph.D. in Mathematics, Engineering, Statistics, or a related area. Applicants should submit all materials electronically via www.mathjobs.org. This includes the AMS Standard Cover Sheet, a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a research statement, and three letters of recommendation.
Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2014. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.
Carnegie Mellon University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
For more information on the position contact Gustavo Rohde or Dejan Slepčev.
 Postdoctoral Positions in Stochastic AnalysisThe Department of Mathematical Sciences desires to make one or more two
or threeyear postdoctoral appointments in stochastic analysis beginning
September 2015.
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 PostDoc, Department of Mathematical
Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. For full
consideration, applications should be submitted by December 1, 2014.
Carnegie Mellon is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and
encourages applications from woman and minorities.
 CNA Postdoctoral PositionsThe Center for Nonlinear Analysis anticipates making Postdoctoral
appointments possibly beginning September 2015 in applied analysis in the general areas of nonlinear partial differential equations, calculus of variations, and their applications. These will be threeyear joint appointments by the Center and the Department of Mathematical Sciences. Recipients will teach at most two courses per year. 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.
Recommenders who are unable to submit their letters electronically may
mail them to the committee.
Applications are due on or before January 15, 2015. Review of
applications will begin on September 1, 2014, 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.
 PIRE Postdoctoral FellowshipsApplications are invited for one postdoctoral position at the Department of Mathematical Sciences in Carnegie Mellon University,
partly funded by the NSF PIRE award Science at the Triple Point Between Mathematics, Mechanics and Materials Science possibly beginning September 2015.
The scientific scope is directed to issues in applied mathematics and
mechanics, including partial differential equations, calculus of
variations, and scientific computation, which arise from the materials
sciences. Four principal areas are identified: Pattern formation from
energy minimization, challenges in atomistic to continuum modeling and
computing, prediction of hysteresis, and pattern dynamics and evolution
of material microstructure.
The appointment is for two years with one semester spent at one or
more of our international partner sites: International School for
Advanced Studies (SISSA, Trieste, Italy), Max Planck Institute
(Leipzig, Germany), University of Antwerp (Belgium), University of
Bonn (Germany), University of Oxford (United Kingdom) and University
of Warwick (United Kingdom).
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. Recommenders who are unable to submit their letters electronically may mail them to the committee.
Applications are due on or before January 15, 2015. Review of
applications will begin on September 1, 2014, and will continue until
the positions are filled. Priority will be given to U.S. citizens and permanent residents.
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 appoint a Shelly Visiting Associate Professor for the 20142015 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 candidate, while simultaneously providing the candidate with an enriched research experience. The teaching load is a total of 3 onesemester courses during the academic year (2 during one semester and 1 during the other). Successful applicants will be expected to provide evidence of a strong teaching record. Appointment at the level of Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Professor may also be considered.
Applicants should submit all materials electronically at www.mathjobs.org. This includes a curriculum vitae, list of publications, a statement describing teaching accomplishments, and at least three letters of recommendation. Recommenders who are unable to submit their letters electronically may mail them to the Shelly Appointments Committee, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.
Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. The Department of Mathematical Sciences is committed to increasing the number of women and minority faculty. Carnegie Mellon University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
