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Postdoctoral and Teaching Assistant Professorships in Mathematical Finance/Stochastic Analysis/Probability Theory

Subject to availability of funding, the Department expects to have two open positions in probability theory and stochastic analysis or mathematical finance with the start date in Fall 2018. (1)  three-year, non-tenure track, non-renewable Post-Doctoral Assistant Professorship and (2) non-tenure track renewable contract Teaching Assistant Professorship.

 

The Postdoctoral Assistant Professorship (code MFP) has a teaching load of 2-1  and candidates for this position should have received a Ph.D. degree, show outstanding promise of research ability in probability theory and stochastic analysis or mathematical finance as well as a capacity for effective teaching. The required application materials are as follows: (a) AMS Cover Sheet, (b) curriculum vitae (including a list of publications), (c) a research statement (not to exceed five pages in length), (d) four letters of recommendation, one of which evaluates teaching and preferably describes quantitative evidence of teaching ability, and (e) a teaching statement (not to exceed two pages in length).

 

The Teaching Assistant Professorship (code MFTAP) has a teaching load of 3-3 and assists the program director and staff for the Department's Mathematical Finance Master's Degree program, finmath.rutgers.edu. Candidates for this position should have received a Ph.D. degree and show outstanding evidence of teaching ability in probability theory, stochastic analysis, and mathematical finance. The required application materials are as follows: (a) AMS Cover Sheet, (b) curriculum vitae (including a list of publications), (c) a research statement (not to exceed five pages in length), (d) four letters of recommendation, one of which evaluates teaching and preferably describes quantitative evidence of teaching ability, and (e) a teaching statement (not to exceed two pages in length).

 

All application materials for either position should be submitted electronically through the AMS website, mathjobs.org.

 

Review of applications begin December 1, 2017 and continues until any potential openings are filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

To apply, go to https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs

and fill out the electronic version of the AMS Application Cover sheet. The codes for these two different positions are MFP and MFTAP, respectively.

It is strongly suggested (but not absolutely required, as stated below) that all application materials be submitted electronically through the MathJobs website.

The electronic version of the AMS Cover Sheet must be filled out completely at the MathJobs website. Make sure that you include the code representing the position for which you are applying (MFP and MFTAP), and the AMS Subject Classification number of your area(s) of specialization (2-digit codes).

Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit material electronically through the MathJobs website.
Review of applications begins December 1, 2017,
and will continue its review until the opening is filled.
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.  Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, military service or any other category protected by law.  As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment.
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