Department of Applied Physics & Applied Mathematics
The Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics (APAM) at Columbia University in the City of New York invites applications for a limited term Assistant Professor Faculty position in the area of applied and computational mathematics. The position begins July 1, 2020 for a term of 2 years. Salary is competitive and teaching is relatively light. Basic responsibilities focus on teaching, research and service.
A recent PhD and extraordinary promise in research are required. A broad array of research groups is active in the department, with current research encompassing applied and computational mathematics, and their application to many areas of physics, materials, biology, earth science, as well as imaging and data science.
There is a strong cohort of activities on applied and computational mathematics within the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the affiliated Data Science Institute. The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Applicants should apply on-line at the following URL:
In addition, applicants are asked also to apply at:
Applications must include: (a) curriculum vitae (b) statement of research (b) statement of teaching, and (d) at least three letters of recommendation.
Applications received by November 1, 2019 will be given full consideration.
Applicants are encouraged to consult http://www.apam.columbia.edu for more information about the department.