Open Faculty Positions

Tenure Track Assistant Professor  

Mathematics of Deep Learning

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of the Mathematics of Deep Learning to begin in the fall term of 2023, pending budgetary approval.

We seek outstanding candidates with expertise in mathematics and data science.  We are dedicated to the mutual success of our faculty and students in our research and education enterprise. The University of Pittsburgh is an active center for interdisciplinary research, offering opportunities through the Pittsburgh Supercomputer Center, and supporting collaborations across departments and nearby Carnegie Mellon University. The University is among the top recipients of federal research funding.

 Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or another quantitative field and should demonstrate substantial research accomplishment and dedication to teaching. The review of applications will begin on November 14, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled.

Candidates should submit (a) a cover letter, (b) a CV, (c) a statement of research accomplishments and future plans, and (d) a brief description of teaching experience and interests.  Applicants should also have (e) at least three letters of reference emailed to math@pitt.edu by November 13, 2022.

Any questions about the application process can be directed to Jason Irwin at jai48@pitt.edu  The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive environment.  Members of all groups under-represented in academia are especially encouraged to apply.

A statement of research accomplishments and future plans, as well as a brief description of teaching experience and interests. 3 Letters of Recommendation. 

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets. The University of Pittsburgh requires all Pitt constituents (employees and students) on all campuses to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption. Visit coronavirus.pitt.edu to learn more about this requirement. 

 

Post-Doctoral Associate

Mathematical Biology

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Pittsburgh (main campus) invites applications for a three-year postdoctoral associate in Mathematical Biology, to begin in the Fall Term of 2023, pending budgetary approval. Candidates may be expected to participate in discussions with experimentalists and analysis of data as part of their research. Responsibilities include collaborating on research with one or more mathematical biology faculty members, teaching two courses in year 1 and three courses in each of years 2 and 3, and participating in research seminars.

Required Qualifications:

Completion of a Ph.D. degree in mathematics or a closely related field is required prior to the start of the appointment. Applicants should have some form of experience teaching in mathematics.

Application Instructions:

A complete application consists of: (1) curriculum vitae including courses taught and list of programming skills, (2) statement of research interests, (3) at least two letters of recommendation emailed to math@pitt.edu, and (4) a cover letter for the application briefly commenting on fit for the position and evidence of commitment to diversity and inclusion. Review of completed applications will begin on November 28, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should apply online at: https://www.join.pitt.edu/ 

Any questions about the application process can be directed to Jason Irwin at jai48@pitt.edu.  The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive environment.

 C.V. including courses taught and list of programming skills, a statement of research interests, at least two letters of recommendation emailed to math@pitt.edu, and a cover letter for the application briefly commenting on fit for the position and evidence of commitment to diversity and inclusion. 

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets. The University of Pittsburgh requires all Pitt constituents (employees and students) on all campuses to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption. Visit coronavirus.pitt.edu to learn more about this requirement.

 

Post-Doctoral Associate

Applied Analysis

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Pittsburgh (main campus) invites applications for a three-year postdoctoral associate in Applied Analysis, to begin in the Fall Term 2023, pending budgetary approval. Responsibilities include collaborating on research with related faculty members, teaching two courses in year 1 and three courses in each of years 2 and 3, and participating in research seminars. Candidates from all areas of applied analysis are encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications:

Completion of a Ph.D. degree in mathematics or a closely related field is required prior to the start of appointment. Applicants should have strong research potential and some form of experience teaching in mathematics.

Application Instructions:

A complete application consists of: (1) curriculum vitae, (2) research statement, (3) teaching statement; (4) at least three letters of recommendation emailed to math@pitt.edu, and (5) a cover letter. Review of completed applications will begin on December 1, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should apply online at: https://www.join.pitt.edu/ 

Any questions about the application process can be directed to Jason Irwin at jai48@pitt.edu.  The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive environment.

 At least three letters of recommendation emailed to math@pitt.edu 

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets. The University of Pittsburgh requires all Pitt constituents (employees and students) on all campuses to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption. Visit coronavirus.pitt.edu to learn more about this requirement.

 

Part-time Instructor

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Pittsburgh (Oakland campus) invites applications for the part-time position of Instructor. This position is for a term of one semester, with the possibility of renewal. Responsibilities include teaching one or two courses per semester. Screening will be on a rolling basis.

Required Qualifications

  • Completion of a bachelors degree in mathematics or a closely related field is required prior to the start of appointment.
  • Applicants should be qualified to teach the following undergraduate courses in mathematics: College Algebra, Precalculus and Business Calculus

Application Instructions

  • Applicants must apply by email to mathptf@pitt.edu
  • A complete application consists of: (1) curriculum vitae, (2) teaching statement, including a history of courses taught, and (3) one or more letters of reference which address teaching ability.
  • Applicants are encouraged to submit any additional material which they believe sheds light on their teaching experience and ability as well as copies of teaching evaluations.

 

Contact:
Carol Miller
139 University Place, Room 304
Pittsburgh, PA 15206

cmiller2@pitt.edu