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Open Rank Professor
Area:   Applied Mathematics
Position Title:   Open Rank Professor
Position Code:   ASNS4246A
Status:   Closed
Description:   The University of California, Merced is a dynamic new university campus in Merced, California, which opened in September 2005 as the tenth campus of the University of California and the first American research university in the 21st century. In keeping with the mission of the University to provide teaching, research and public service of the highest quality, UC Merced offers research-centered and student-oriented educational opportunities at the undergraduate, master’s and doctoral levels through three academic schools: Engineering, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences/Humanities/Arts.

The School of Natural Sciences invites applications from exceptional scholars and teachers for one position at either the Full/Associate (tenured) level or the Assistant (tenure-track) level in Applied Mathematics.

We are seeking exceptionally qualified candidates with expertise in modeling, applied analysis, scientific computing, or related areas. Special attention will be paid to applicants who participate in interdisciplinary research, and who will contribute to developing the Applied Mathematics curriculum and to one or more of the campus research initiatives in the Natural Sciences, Engineering and/or Social Sciences.

The University of California, Merced is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. The University is supportive of dual career couples.
Qualifications:   A PhD in Applied Mathematics or a related scientific field, demonstrated excellence in research and teaching, and strong interpersonal communication skills are required. For tenure-track Assistant Professor candidates, postdoctoral research and teaching experience are preferred. Tenure-track Assistant Professor applicants should arrange to have four letters of recommendation, at least one of which must address teaching, sent by the letter writers to applied_math_2012@ucmerced.edu, directly prior to the application deadline.
Salary:   Negotiable, based on UC Academic Salary Scales
Closing Date:   11/30/2012
To Apply:   Interested applicants are required to submit 1) a cover letter 2) curriculum vitae 3) statement of research 4) statement of teaching 5) a list of four references with contact information including mailing address, phone number and e-mail address and 6) (Assistant level only) four letters of reference emailed directly to applied_math_2012@ucmerced.edu.

Applications must be submitted via this website.

NOTICE: This position is not open. We are not accepting applications at this time.

As of January 1, 2014 the University of California, Merced will be a smoke and tobacco free workplace. Information and the Smoke and Tobacco Free policy is available at

For more information:   Please contact Professor Arnold D. Kim (adkim@ucmerced.edu).

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