Faculty positions in Mathematics (Istanbul, Turkey)

The Department of Natural and Mathematical Sciences as a part of the Faculty of Engineering at Ozyegin University invites applications for faculty positions in Mathematics starting in September 2014. Ozyegin University is a private (foundation) university located in Istanbul, at the crossroads of Europe and Asia. The language of education is English. Interested candidates are encouraged to visit our website http://www.ozyegin.edu.tr, to learn more. The Department of Natural and Mathematical Sciences currently offers undergraduate level service courses to students from different faculties. The faculty does not have a program in Mathematics currently. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. A Ph.D. degree in Mathematics is required. Appointees may start work in the 2014 Fall semester or later. Review of applications will start immediately and continue until the positions are filled. The compensation package will be commensurate to skills and rank, and will be highly competitive.

Candidates from areas in applied mathematics (e.g. applied analysis, optimization, stochastic processes, mathematical finance, continuum mechanics) are encouraged to apply. Special consideration will be given to candidates in computational mathematics (e.g. numerical analysis, scientific computing, computational finance).

Faculty members are expected to teach and conduct research. Applicants must have a strong commitment to teach undergraduate students in different programs, and are expected to have a track record of high quality research publications. An outstanding research potential is essential. Cross-discipline research activities in collaboration with other faculties are particularly encouraged. The positions are expected to be filled at the Assistant Professor level but exceptionally well-qualified candidates may be considered also in other levels.

Candidates should submit (electronically) a cover letter, together with their CV, teaching and research statements, and complete contact information of at least three professional references. Please submit applications by email to Banu Polat, (banu.polat@ozyegin.edu.tr, +1 90-216-5649488).

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Istanbul
Turkey
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Deadline: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014
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The Department of Natural and Mathematical Sciences
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Universities and colleges
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