POSTDOC IN EARTH SYSTEM MODELING – UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research position in Earth System Modeling in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Michigan. The research will be broadly in the area of paleoclimate, with a focus on understanding the causes of climate change through Earth history and at critical transitions. Applicants with a Ph.D. in climate science, atmospheric science, paleoclimatology, or a related field are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with experience using earth system models such as the NCAR CESM and strong programming and communication skills. Applicants should send a curriculum vita, statement of research interest, and names of three references to Dr. Chris Poulsen (email@example.com, www.umclimate.com). The starting date of the position is flexible, but is nominally July 1, 2014. The position is renewable for up to three years.
FACULTY POSITIONS IN CLIMATE CHANGE AND SUSTAINABILITY STUDIES, SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY
San Diego State University invites applications for two tenure track Assistant Professors in the areas of Climate Mathematics and Ecological Modeling, beginning in August 2014. Exceptional candidates at the Tenured Associate Professor level will also be considered. The details of the positions can be found from www.math.sdsu.edu/jobops and www.bio.sdsu.edu/jobs. Two additional faculty positions on climate and sustainability studies, subject to budgetary approval, will accept applications after September 2014.
SDSU is an equal opportunity/Title IX employer.
The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in the Mathematics of Planet Earth (MPE), run jointly by Imperial College London and the University of Reading, seeks excellent candidates for 12 fully funded positions in a new PhD programme in Mathematics, in the context of weather, oceans and climate science.
The deadline for submitting the complete applications is 31 January 2014. Further details regarding the programme and the application procedure can be obtained at www.mpedct.org.
Faculty positions in the Department of Applied Mathematics of Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago, IL)
The Department of Applied Mathematics at IIT invites applications for 1) a tenure track assistant professor in the area of stochastics, and 2) a visiting assistant professor in an area related to departmental research, both beginning in August 2014.
The successful candidate must have a PhD degree in mathematics, statistics, or a closely related discipline. Candidates for the tenure track position must also have demonstrated the potential for outstanding, externally fundable research and be dedicated to excellent teaching. Candidates for the visiting position must have demonstrated the potential for excellent research that has a connection with one or more of our existing faculty members.
To apply, please submit the following through MathJobs: i) a cover letter expressing your interest in the position(s) and highlighting how you can contribute to our departmental mission, ii) your curriculum vitae, and iii) succinct teaching and research statements. At least four confidential reference letters (one addressing teaching effectiveness) should also be submitted through MathJobs. Questions regarding this position may be addressed to Fred J. Hickernell, Chair, Department of Applied Mathematics, firstname.lastname@example.org, (312) 567-8983.
Applications will be reviewed starting early December, 2013, and on a continuing basis until the position is filled. We especially encourage applications from women and under-represented groups. IIT is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.