Department of Mathematics

Clements Chair of Applied Mathematics

Applications are invited for the Clements Chair of Applied Mathematics to begin in the fall semester of 2015. The department is searching for senior scholars with outstanding records of research in computational and applied mathematics as well as a strong commitment to teaching, including an established history of advising doctoral students. We are seeking candidates whose interests align with those of the department and who would contribute in a substantial way to the university’s initiatives in high performance computing and interdisciplinary research. In addition we expect the Clements Chair to provide leadership in the further development of our graduate and undergraduate programs.  

The Department of Mathematics offers graduate degrees in Computational and Applied Mathematics and includes 16 tenured or tenure-track faculty researchers, all of whom work in application areas. Visit http://www.smu.edu/math/ for more information. To apply send a letter of application with a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, research and teaching statements, and the names of three references to: The Faculty Search Committee, Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University, P.O. Box 750156, Dallas, Texas, 75275-0156. The Search Committee can also be contacted by sending e-mail to mathsearch@mail.smu.edu. (Tel: (214)768-2452; Fax: (214)768-2355).

Applications received by December 1, 2014 will receive full consideration, but will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. A Ph.D. in applied mathematics or a related field is required. Applicants will be notified when the search is concluded.

SMU, a private university with active graduate and undergraduate programs in the sciences and engineering, is situated in a quiet residential section of Dallas. The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is America's fourth largest metropolitan area, and residents enjoy access to world-class cultural and entertainment activities.

SMU will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status. SMU’s commitment to equal opportunity includes nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity and expression. Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check.

 

Additional Faculty Positions

 

The Department of Mathematics at Southern Methodist University invites applications for two faculty positions beginning fall 2015. The first position is for a tenured associate or full professor, however, exceptional candidates at the rank of assistant professor will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in the modeling and analysis of complex system.

The second position is for a tenure-track assistant professor. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in mathematics related to data-enabled science and engineering. Outstanding candidates working in other areas of computational and applied mathematics may also be considered. Applicants for both positions must have a PhD, provide evidence of outstanding research, and have a strong commitment to teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.  

Applications consisting of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a list of publications, research and teaching statements should be submitted via the website http://www.mathjobs.org/. Candidates should also arrange for three letters of recommendation, which may be submitted on the same website or sent by regular mail to Faculty Search Committee, Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University, P.O. Box 750156, Dallas, TX 75275-0156. The Search Committee can be contacted via email: to mathsearch@mail.smu.edu.Tel: (214) 768-2452 and Fax: (214) 768-2355.

To insure full consideration the application must be received by December 17, 2014, but the committee will continue to accept applications until the positions are filled. The committee will notify applicants of its employment decisions after the positions are filled.

SMU, a private university with active graduate and undergraduate programs in the sciences and engineering, is situated in a quiet residential section of Dallas. The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is America's fourth largest metropolitan area, and residents enjoy access to world-class cultural and entertainment activities.

SMU will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status. SMU’s commitment to equal opportunity includes nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity and expression. Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check.