University of Colorado Denver
Assistant Research Professor in Applied
[Job Posting 819662, Position Number 674170]
The University of Colorado Denver invites
applications for a two-year Assistant Research Professor appointment in the
Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences starting in January 2013,
subject to final budgetary approval.
qualifications for the position include a doctoral degree in the mathematical
sciences or a related area; an
excellent research portfolio; and a commitment to quality teaching at both undergraduate
and graduate levels. Preference will be given to candidates whose research
interests overlap with current faculty and who are qualified to teach graduate
courses in optimization.
The successful candidate will be
expected to teach two classes per semester, work with graduate students on
research projects, develop original research under the mentorship of current
faculty, and participate actively in the life of the department. The annual salary for this position is $55K. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs,
including eligibility, is located at http://www.cu.edu/pbs/
The Department of Mathematical and
Statistical Sciences currently has 18 tenured or tenure-track faculty whose
research and teaching cover a wide range of areas, including optimization and
operations research; graph theory, finite geometry, and combinatorics; computational
and engineering mathematics; computational biology; math education; probability
and statistics. The Department has
approximately 45 Ph.D. students, 25 M.S. students, and 100 undergraduate
UCD is the premier urban research university in Colorado, with two
locations in the Denver metro area.
The Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences is housed on the
Auraria campus, located in the heart of Denver’s business, cultural and
recreational district. The campus
attracts a diverse population of students, many of whom are non-traditional
is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and
administrative staff, and strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness,
respect, communication, and understanding.
are accepted electronically at www.jobsatcu.com,
Job Posting 819662.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will
continue until the position is filled.
When applying at www.jobsatcu.com,
applicants must include:
- A letter of intent, which addresses the
job requirements and outlines qualifications.
- Full curriculum vitae.
- The names, addresses, daytime telephone
numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references.
- A Research Statement describing your
research interests and goals.
- A Teaching Statement describing your
teaching experience and teaching philosophy.
Questions should be directed to Stephen Billups at
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