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Assistant Professor (2 Positions)
Area:   Applied Mathematics
Position Title:   Assistant Professor (2 Positions)
Position Code:   ASNS4913A
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 at UC Merced (http://naturalsciences.ucmerced.edu) invites applications for two (2) new faculty in the area of Applied Mathematics (http://appliedmath.ucmerced.edu) starting July 1, 2014 at the rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor. We are seeking exceptionally qualified candidates with expertise in areas including, but not limited to, numerical analysis, scientific computing, stochastic processes, modeling and data-enabled science. Special consideration will be given 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 Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics or a related field, demonstrated excellence in research, teaching and strong interpersonal communication skills are required. Postdoctoral research and teaching experience are preferred.
Salary:   Negotiable, based on UC Academic Salary Scales
Closing Date:   11/30/2013
To Apply:   Interested applicants are required to submit 1) a cover letter 2) curriculum vitae 3) statement of research 4) statement of teaching 5) four letters of reference, one of which addresses teaching 6) statement of diversity summarizing past or potential contributions to diversity.

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 Kim by email at adkim@ucmerced.edu

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