Department of Mathematics and Statistics University at Albany, SUNY Tenure-track position
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University at Albany, State University of New York, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in the areas of computational methods in data science, optimization, machine learning, and mathematical foundations for deep learning, where mathematics plays a major role, to start in Fall 2020.
We are looking for candidates who will significantly contribute to the department's research, closely collaborate with existing members of the department, and enhance our undergraduate and graduate programs in the area of data science.
Candidates should possess excellent research credentials as demonstrated by their PhD dissertation, publications, external funding, and as supported by letters of recommendation from experts in the field. Also of great importance are teaching credentials demonstrated by student evaluations and/or teaching awards and supported by letters of recommendation.
Candidates are required to have a PhD or an equivalent doctoral degree in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics from a university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized accrediting organization. Postdoctoral experience and a successful record of external funding are highly desirable. All candidates must address in their applications their ability to work with a culturally diverse population and should provide statements on teaching and research.