Applicants should have PhD in Mathematics or related areas, strong research credentials and commitment to teaching. The yearly salary for an Assistant position is 53000 US$, more experienced candidates will be considered for higher qualified positions. The administrative duties in the first year are light. Teaching load is 8 hours per week, including elementary calculus/algebra courses and undergraduate/graduate courses of the mathematical curriculum. The campus is located in Gávea, south part of the city close to the Floresta da Tijuca forest. The university offers good working conditions. Applicants should send a detailed CV, a research plan and two letters of recommendation to the email firstname.lastname@example.org before December 28th, 2012.