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2 Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Positions in Applied Math at UC Merced


The School of Natural Sciences at UC Merced ( invites applications for 2 new faculty in the area of Applied Mathematics ( starting July 1, 2014 at the rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor. We are seeking exceptionally qualified candidates with expertise in areas including, but not limited to, numerical analysis, scientific computing, stochastic processes, modeling, and data-enabled science. Special consideration will be given to applicants who participate in interdisciplinary research, and who will contribute to developing the applied mathematics curriculum and to one or more of the campus research initiatives in the natural sciences, engineering and/or social sciences. A Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics or a related scientific field, demonstrated excellence in research, teaching, and strong interpersonal communication skills are required. Postdoctoral research and teaching experience are preferred.

To apply, please visit We will accept applications until November 30.

Candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statements of research, teaching and diversity (a diversity statement includes the candidate's interpretation of diversity and a summary of their past and potential commitments to diversity). In addition, candidates are requested to have four letters of recommendation, among which one must address teaching, submitted directly prior to the application deadline.

The University of California at Merced is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. The University is supportive of dual career couples.
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