The Department of Mathematical Sciences at George Mason University invites applications for three tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin in August 2021. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
About the Department:
The Mathematical Sciences Department at George Mason University offers strong and flexible programs in undergraduate, graduate and Ph.D. Mathematics. Students can specialize in a diverse selection of areas in pure, applied and computational mathematics. A faculty of world-class educators with exemplary qualifications and progressive experience attracts new research opportunities; recruits highly qualified and motivated students from across the country and abroad; and provides unparalleled insight and expertise toward the development of marketable academic programs. For more information about the department, visit us on the web at math.gmu.edu.
The successful candidates will be expected to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and to support the department's Ph.D. program in Mathematics. These positions are in support of the state-funded Tech Talent Investment Program (TTIP) which seeks to increase the number of Virginia graduates at the bachelor's and master's level in technology and computing related fields including mathematical sciences. The search will focus on applicants with expertise in the areas of computational and theoretical mathematics related to modeling, dynamical systems, graph theory, combinatorics, and probability, but all disciplines will be considered.
Candidates must possess a Ph.D. degree by 25 August 2021 and must have strong records in both research and teaching.
Candidates with postdoctoral experience are preferred. Preference will be given to candidates whose research interests align with those of the department and with the TTIP goals.
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience
Location: Fairfax, VA
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George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.