Applications are called for two five-year positions at the Center for Mathematical Modeling (CMM), Universidad de Chile, at the assistant or associate professor level, renewable to another 5 years. A Ph.D. in mathematics (or a related field) is required.
These positions are research oriented and it is expected that candidates exhibit a good record of publications, preferably in one of the mathematical areas cultivated at CMM (see web page www.cmm.uchile.cl). Strong performance in research will be the main requirement. The teaching load is low: a one-semester course at the undergraduate or graduate level per year. In addition, academic activities such as student direction, organization of thematic seminars and participation in projects are expected.
The salary will depend on qualifications of the candidate, starting for an assistant professor at $ 2.300.000 (US$ 4900) per month before taxes, for 12 months a year. The positions will start preferably before September 1st, 2008.
Candidates should submit a CV, research statement and 2 recommendation letters before June 30th, 2008 to firstname.lastname@example.org .
New calls of this type will be made regularly for the next five years. The next one will take place at the end of 2008, for positions starting March 2009.