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Job Announcements

The Departamento de Matematica, Universidad de Buenos Aires is seeking applicants for

Postdoctoral Position in every aspect of PDEs

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Deadline: June 1st 2015
Job description: 1-year postdoc position (with the possibility of extending the scholarship for other 2 years) suitable for candidates with (or near to obtaining) a PhD in PDEs. It is expected that the candidate will join our research group and interact with researchers, PhD students and postdocs of the group.
People interested in this position have to send a CV and a letter of recommendation to either Nicolas Saintier ( or Julian Fernandez Bonder ( before June 1st.
The position is expected to begin on September 2015.

The International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS) of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) is seeking applicants for

Junior/Senior Faculty positions

in applied and interdisciplinary mathematics.

Location Bangalore, India.

Deadline: January 1, 2015.

Job description : The International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS) of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Bangalore, India, is seeking applications for one or more faculty positions at senior / junior levels, in the general area of applied and interdisciplinary mathematics including theoretical computer science, statistics and probability, to be a part of the "interdisciplinary mathematics unit" at ICTS.
For more details, please see

The ERC-TRANSITION group (Freddy BOUCHET, ENS-Lyon, France) is announcing a job opening for a

Postdoctoral Position

in large deviation theory and computation of rare events in geophysical turbulent flows.

Location Lyon, France.

Deadline: start date of Spring or Fall, 2015.

Job description :
TRANSITION Project: The research project TRANSITION aims at developing statistical mechanics tools, mainly based on large deviation theory, in order to compute rare events which are essential in the understanding of turbulent flows. The project focusses mainly on flows relevant for atmosphere, ocean, and climate dynamics. The problems studied span a complete range between academic turbulence problems and applications to climate dynamics, bridging theoretical studies from first principles with empirical computation of rare events through dedicated algorithms in realistic models of atmosphere and ocean dynamics.
Research/Job description: The post-doc will take part on this ongoing research program by developing the numerical aspects of the computation of large deviation and rare events for turbulent flows. The project could deal either with academic basic problems or applications to atmosphere and ocean dynamics. The postdoctoral candidate should have a solid background in physics, applied mathematics, or climate dynamics. Furthermore, he/she should have experience in the numerical simulation of nonlinear partial differential equations, possibly in turbulence.
Start date: Spring 2015, or Fall 2015
For more information:

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Bath is seeking applicants for

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader

in either of the areas: Networks and Collective Behaviour or Inverse problems and applications.

Location Bath, U.K.

Deadline: December 1, 2014.

Job description : As part of its current expansion plans, the Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Bath wishes to make a new academic appointment in either of the areas: Networks and Collective Behaviour or Inverse problems and applications. We seek applications from excellent candidates in either of these areas, whose work complements and strengthens current research in Mathematical Sciences at Bath. We particularly welcome applications from researchers whose work makes contact with both mathematics and statistics.
Interviews will take place in the period 19th - 20th January 2015
Further details can be viewed at:
A successful applicant at Senior Lecturer/Reader Level (roughly equivalent to Associate Professor) will have a strong track record of independent research of international standing. At Lecturer level (roughly equivalent to Assistant Professor), a successful applicant will have shown (at least) exceptional potential for achieving such research excellence. The appointee will be expected to sustain a leading research programme, and to be active in developing and submitting competitive applications for external funding. Candidates should also have a strong interest in pursuing excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and in supervising graduate students. Both the Department and the University are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive working environment. We are working to improve the present gender balance within the Department, and particularly welcome applications from women.

The School of Mathematics, University of Leeds is seeking applicants for a

University Academic Fellow in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics.

Location Leeds, UK.

Deadline: November 16, 2014.

Job description : This University Academic Fellowship (UAF) is a tenure track equivalent post for future academic leaders which provides an excellent opportunity to establish an academic career at a research intensive University and play a key role in our ambitious plans for the future.
You will embark on a structured five year development programme, successful completion of which will lead to your appointment as a grade 9 Associate Professor.
One of the great strengths of the School of Mathematics is its research in the area of Astrophysical and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics. This is a unique opportunity for you to join the School of Mathematics and to become a key part of its growth in the Geophysical side of the group, strengthening its existing research collaborations with the School of Earth and Environment.
You will have research expertise in theoretical and/or computational aspects of Geophysical or Environmental Fluid Dynamics and an interest in applying your work to real world problems. You will contribute to the School's ambition to excel in REF2020, with a sustained record of internationally excellent publications and the potential for your research having impact outside Mathematics.
You will participate strongly in the development and delivery of relevant educational material/programmes at undergraduate, Masters and PhD level, including the University's Centre for Doctoral Training in Fluid Dynamics and the Leeds-York Doctoral Training Partnership in Environmental Research.
You will also be expected to submit grant applications for research support, and to work with colleagues across the University to submit larger grants. You will already have a substantial fellowship that supports your work, or be a candidate for such a fellowship.
You will have significant proven research experience within the field of Geophysical Fluid Dynamics or related areas, the ability to teach at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate level, as well as a clear and compelling vision for personal academic development.
For more details:

The Berlin Mathematical School (BMS) invites applications for the

Dirichlet Postdoc Fellowship.

Location Berlin, Germany.

Deadline: December 1, 2014.

Job description : The Berlin Mathematical School (BMS) invites applications for the Dirichlet Postdoc Fellowship starting in the fall of 2015. This two-year position is open to promising young mathematicians who will have completed their PhD degree by 30 September 2015 and want to pursue their own research in one of the seven research fields of mathematics offered by the Berlin Mathematical School. The competitive full-year salary includes health insurance. Fellows are expected to teach one course per semester, typically in English at graduate level. Applications from all well-qualified individuals, especially women, are highly encouraged.
Completed applications are due by 1 December 2014, and should be submitted online at the BMS website:
The Berlin Mathematical School (BMS) is a joint graduate school of the mathematics departments of the three major Berlin universities: Freie Universität (FU), Humboldt-Universität (HU) and Technische Universität (TU). The BMS has been funded under the German "Excellence Initiative" since October 2006.

The Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics (APAM), Columbia University, invites applications for a

limited term Assistant Professor faculty position.

Location New York, NY, U.S.A.

Deadline: December 1, 2014.

Job description : The Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics (APAM) at Columbia University in the City of New York invites applications for a limited term Assistant Professor faculty position in the area of applied and computational mathematics. The position begins July 1, 2015 for a term of 2 years. Salary is competitive and teaching is relatively light.
Basic responsibilities focus on teaching, research and service. A recent PhD and extraordinary promise in research are required. A broad array of research groups is active in the department, with current research encompassing applied and computational mathematics, and their application to many areas of physics, biology, materials, data and image processing, earth and environmental sciences. There are also a strong cohort of activities on applied and computational mathematics within the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the affiliated Institute of Data Science and Engineering. The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Applicants should apply on-line at the following URL: They should submit electronically the following: a current vita including a list of publications, a brief description of their current research work and future research interests, no more than two pre/reprints, and three letters of recommendation. The search will close no sooner than December 1, 2014, and will remain open until the position is filled.
Applicants can consult for more information about the department.
Columbia University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Past Job Announcements

The Deaprtment of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Reading, invites applications for

two Lectureships in Pure Mathematics

Location: Reading, UK.

Deadline: September 12, 2014.

Job description : Following an ambitious programme of expansion in recent years, the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Reading invites applications for TWO permanent Lectureships (equivalent of North American Assistant Professorships) in any area of Pure Mathematics. While the primary criterion for selection will be the excellence of the candidates' research track record and potential, we would be particularly keen to expand our activity to areas such as Geometry/Geometric Analysis, Number Theory, Discrete Mathematics, Dynamical Systems, and Stochastics. Closing date 12th September 2014, for full details please see:

The Basque Center for Applied Mathematics (BCAM) invites applications for a

two-year Postdoctoral Position

Location: Bilbao, Spain.

Deadline: June 20, 2014.

Job description : A two-year postdoc position is available at BCAM-Bilbao to develop research on topics related with Partial Differential Equations, Control, Numerics and its applications. The work will be developed within the team leaded by E. Zuazua in Bilbao (Basque Country-Spain). The deadline for applications is June 20th.
Interested candidates are invited to send an expression of interest as soon as possible to:

The Department of Mathematics at University Paris 13 invites applications for a

Postdoctoral Position

Location: Paris 13 University, Paris, France.

Deadline: June 30, 2014.

Job description : This is to advertise a post-doctoral position available at University Paris 13. The main subject concerns dispersive PDEs, but candidates from other PDE fields are invited to apply of course.
Applications are open until June 30, 2014. Starting time is October 1st, 2014.
For more information:

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University invites applications for a

Lecturer Position in Applied Mathematics

Location: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.

Deadline: applications will be reviewed until the position is filled (expected start date is July 1, 2014).

Job description : There is an unusual position opening at Harvard for an individual at any career stage who is interested primarily in teaching and advising. Applied mathematics at Harvard currently has 90 majors a year--and the Department is looking for people to help teach and mentor these students.
The ad can be found here:
The ad is written for a mid-career person, but in principle, it is open to people at any career stage with these interests, starting from graduate students or postdocs with a serious interest in teaching and innovative pedagogy.
Candidates should apply online at:

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Bath invites applications in Applied Mathematics at the level of

Lecturer (Assistant Professor), or Senior Lecturer/Reader (Associate Professor).

Location: University of Bath, UK.

Deadline: April 2, 2014.

Job description : Two posts in Applied Mathematics are currently being advertised in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Bath. Applications are invited for positions in Applied Mathematics at either Lecturer (Assistant Professor), or Senior Lecturer/Reader (Associate Professor) level.
Applications are welcome in any area of Applied Mathematics which complements and strengthens existing areas of expertise at Bath, including: Analysis & Differential Equations, Continuum Mechanics, Dynamical Systems & Complexity, Industrial Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Biology, Mathematical Control Theory, Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing, Networks and Collective Behaviour.
The appointees will be expected to sustain a leading research programme, and to be active in developing and submitting competitive applications for external funding. Candidates should also have a strong interest in pursuing excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and in supervising graduate students.
Both the Department and the University are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive working environment. We are working to improve the present gender balance within the Department, and particularly welcome applications from women, who are currently under-represented in academic posts.
The full advertisement can be found at
More information about the Department can be found at

The Centro di Ricerca Ennio De Giorgi at the Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa invites applications for the

CRM-PISA Junior Visiting Program.

Location: Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy.

Deadline: January 10, 2014.

Job description : The CRM-Pisa Junior Visiting Program covers three two-year Junior Visiting positions starting in the Academic Year 2014/15 and is aimed at highly qualified new or recent PhD's in mathematics with an exceptional research potential. PhD students can also apply, provided they obtain their PhD no later than October 2014.
The annual gross compensation is 32,000 Euros, corresponding to a monthly salary of approximately 2,000 Euros, plus a research allowance of 1,000 Euros that can be used for exchange visits. Junior Visitors are expected to start their research activity at CRM-PISA no later than October 2014.
Full official call can be retrieved at:

The Department of Mathematical Sciences (DMS) at the New Jersey Institute of Technology invites applications for one tenure-track or tenured

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor position
in Applied Mathematics.

Location: New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, U.S.A.

Deadline: Review of candidates will begin November 15, 2013 until the position is filled.

Job description : The Department of Mathematical Sciences (DMS) at the New Jersey Institute of Technology seeks candidates to fill a tenure-track/tenured position at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level in the general area of Applied Mathematics. The Department is particularly interested in candidates whose research interests are consistent with the existing research strengths in scientific computing/numerical analysis, modeling/asymptotic analysis, PDE's and dynamical systems, with focused research groups in the fields of fluid mechanics, mathematical biology and wave propagation.
DMS has experienced tremendous growth in research over the past two decades, and is now recognized as a leading national program in applied mathematics. The department offers BS, MS & PhD degrees, with PhD program tracks in Applied Mathematics as well as in Applied Probability & Statistics. For more information about DMS faculty and programs, visit
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics or related fields and postdoctoral experience with strong research and teaching potential for consideration at the Assistant Professor level, and an appropriate record of accomplishment in classroom teaching, mentoring doctoral students and research publication and funding, at the Associate or Full Professor level. At the university's discretion, the education and experience prerequisites may be excepted where the candidate can demonstrate to the satisfaction of the university, an equivalent combination of education and experience specifically preparing the candidate for success in the position.
Please visit, posting number 0601798, to apply. Submit a cover letter, resume/CV, research and teaching statements, overview of teaching evaluations, and names and contact information of three references. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.

The The Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics (PACM) and the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University invites applications for one

tenure-track Assistant Professor position.

Location: Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, U.S.A.

Deadline: December 1, 2013 or until the position is filled.

Job description : The Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics (PACM) and the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University invite applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the general field of applied mathematics in areas relevant to mechanical and aerospace engineering. We are especially interested in candidates in nonlinear mechanics, but all areas of expertise relevant to mechanical and aerospace engineering will be considered.
Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, or a related field, and have a demonstrated record of excellence in research with evidence of an ability to establish an independent research program. We seek faculty members who will create a climate that embraces excellence and diversity, with a strong commitment to teaching and mentoring that will enhance the program and department and attract and retain students of all races, nationalities, and genders. We strongly encourage applications from members of all underrepresented groups.
More information can be found at
To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by December 1, 2013. However, we will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a curriculum vita, including a list of publications and presentations, a summary of research accomplishments and future plans, a teaching statement, and contact information for at least three references online at
Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and complies with applicable EEO and affirmative action regulations.

The Centro de Investigatión de Matemáticas (CIMAT) invites applications for

two 3-year Postdoctoral positions

Location: CIMAT, Guanajuato, Mexico.

Deadline: December 14, 2013.

Job description : CIMAT invites applications for two postdoctoral positions to be appointed for three years starting between June and October of 2014. The candidates are required to have a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics awarded after January 2009 and by the time the appointment starts. Applications from all mathematical areas developed at Cimat are welcomed (see The teaching obligations are low: one or two courses per year to Mathematics majors. The net salary is about 30,000 pesos, which is highly competitive in Mexico. The application deadline is December 14th, 2013. All the applications must arrive by this date and include all of the following documents to be sent electronically to
  1. Curriculum vitae.
  2. Research statement describing the applicant's research goals.
  3. List of research papers and their electronic copies/preprints.
  4. At least two letters of recommendation sent directly to the email address above.
The results of the screening will be informed to the applicants by February 22nd, 2014.
See more at:

The Fondátion Sciences Mathématiques de Paris announces an opening for several

1 and 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowships

Location: Fondátion Sciences Mathématiques de Paris, Paris, France

Deadline: December 1, 2013.

Job description : For more information visit:

The Imperial College announces an opening for

3 Chapman Fellowships

Location: Imperial college, London, UK.

Deadline: December 2, 2013.

Job description : Three Chapman fellowships will be available this year at the Department of Mathematics, with a start date in October 2014. These fellowships provide a temporary research position for 2 years and are targeted at researchers in their early carreers (typically right after the PhD). However, compared to standard post-docs, Chapman fellows conduct independent research and have a research budget on their own that they can manage freely. The salary range is also higher than for standard post-doc positions. For this reason, this call is fairly competitive.
For more information visit:

The Complex Fluids Group at the University of Rome "Tor Vergata" announces an opening for

2 Postdoctoral Researchers Position

Location: University of Rome III "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy.

Deadline: Review of applicants is ongoing until the position is filled.

Job description : The group working on Complex Fluids at the University of Rome "Tor Vergata" announces an opening for 2 Postdoctoral Researchers within the research project NewTURB funded to Prof. Luca Biferale by the ERC. Local group members include also Dr. Mauro Sbragaglia and Prof. Roberto Benzi plus PhD students and post-docs.
NewTURB is mainly devoted to Turbulence with both fundamental and applied perspectives, using Direct Numerical Simulations and modelling. Issues connected to the universality of forward and direct energy transfer in three and two dimensional turbulence, turbulence under rotation, under strong shear and in conducting fluids (MHD) will be addressed, using innovative theoretical and numerical tools. Lagrangian properties will also be of interest.
We intend to open 2 Post-Doctoral positions in the coming months in Rome. The preferred starting date is between March and October 2014, but applicants interested to different arrangements are also welcome to apply. The position will have a competitive salary (in the range around 2500 euro net per month, depending on the experience), pension and health insurance are also included. The position are meant for full time research (no teaching load). Preference will be given to applicants trained in Physics, Applied Physics, Applied Mathematics and Engineering with knowledge in the framework of complex fluid and numerical simulations based on Pseudo- spectral and finite-difference codes. We seek highly motivated, driven and creative Post Doctoral researchers. Each position is intended for one year, renewable one or two more years. Interested candidates should send their CV to

The BioFrontiers Institute at the University of Colorado, Boulder invites applications for

Tenure-Track Faculty position.

Location: University of Colorado, boulder, Colorado, U.S.A.

Deadline: Review of applicants will start November 18, 2013 until the position is filled.

Job description : The BioFrontiers Institute at the University of Colorado in Boulder is looking for its next interdisciplinary faculty member. We invite applications from candidates seeking to develop an internationally recognized research program in regenerative medicine addressing significant problems in areas related to stem cell research, biomaterials, tissue engineering, drug delivery, optical imaging, cellular biomechanics, or platform development for translational medicine. BioFrontiers integrates faculty from nine departments. While a successful candidate could be rostered in any of these departments, the current search is particularly aimed at recruiting candidates with backgrounds and interests aligned with engineering disciplines.
The position is at the Assistant Professor level, although senior candidates at Associate and Full Professor ranks will also be considered. Candidates must have a Ph.D. and a demonstrated commitment to teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels.
Address your letter of application to Prof. Kristi Anseth, and review of applications will begin on November 18, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment and sensitive to the needs of dual career couples. Application materials are accepted electronically at:
The University of Colorado Boulder conducts background checks for all final applicants.
The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

The Computer Science and Mathematics (CSM) Division at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) invites outstanding candidates to apply for the

Alston S. Householder Fellowship in mathematics and scientific computing.

Location: Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.

Deadline: November 31, 2013.

Job description : This prestigious Fellowship offers an excellent opportunity to conduct exceptional and innovative research in mathematics, statistics and scientific computing, for applications of national priority, utilizing the world’s most powerful extreme scale computing platforms, including TITAN ( The Fellowship honors Dr. Alston S. Householder, founding director of the Mathematics Division (now CSM Division) at ORNL and recognizes his seminal research contributions to the fields of numerical analysis and scientific computing. Funding for the Householder Fellowship comes from the Applied Mathematics Group (AMG), which is supported by the Office of Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR) of the U.S. Department of Energy ( Additional information about the AMG at ORNL can be found at Each Householder Fellowship appointment is for one year with the option to renew for a second year. The fellowship offers collaborative research opportunities in active programs at ORNL, a highly competitive salary, moving expenses, and a generous professional travel allowance. The selected individual will be mentored by a senior scientist within the AMG, but are encouraged to pursue their own research agenda, through access to the most advanced computer architectures, and opportunities to facilitate technology transfer from the laboratory research environment to industry and academia through training of new computational scientists. The minimum required education is a Ph.D. in applied mathematics, statistics or computational science, but no more than four years beyond completion can be considered. Applicants should also have a proven academic record of high quality research with clear potential to perform cutting edge, innovative research in applied mathematics, statistics and/or computational science.The successful candidate will have a strong background and expertise in more than one area of particular relevance to the AMG at ORNL. Principal research areas include: Multi-scale methods, including atomistic-to-continuum coupling; Computational kinetic theory; Computational fluid dynamics and turbulence; High-dimensional approximation theory; Large-scale iterative methods for linear and eigenvalue problems; Numerical methods for stochastic (partial) differential equations; Uncertainty quantification; Probability theory; Statistical sampling and design of experiments; Combinatorial optimization and graph theory; Computational geometry and mesh generation; Sparse methods for data analytics; High-order continuous and discontinuous methods for PDEs; Multi-resolution analysis.

Qualified applicants may apply online at Please contact Clayton Webster ( regarding any technical questions. The application process will remain open from September 2, 2013 until November 31, 2013. You must submit your application during this time to be considered. This appointment is offered through Oak Ridge National Laboratory. This appointment is open to all qualified U.S. and non-U.S. citizens without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, or status as a Vietnam-era veteran or disabled veteran. U.S. citizenship and a security clearance are NOT required for this position.

Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) invites postdoctoral researchers to apply for a

Tenure track position in Applied and Computational Mathematics

within in the Computational Dynamics research group.

Location: Amsterdam, The Neederlands.

Deadline: August 10, 2013.

Job description : CWI Amsterdam is looking for an excellent researcher in the area of applied and computational mathematics. Preferably, you have a focus on emerging computational methods, with expertise in areas such as nonlinear PDEs, dynamical systems, numerical analysis, stochastic simulation, uncertainty quantification, control theory, or data assimilation. You have a proven interest in applications in energy systems, geosciences, materials science or chemistry, and you are willing to initiate or participate in research projects that relate to the Dutch national policy on science and R&D (involving e.g. the themes "Energy", "High-Tech Systems and Materials", "Chemistry" and "Water").

For more information, please visit