The Department of Mathematics at ETH Zurich (www.math.ethz.ch) invites applications for a position in an algorithmic area of mathematics related to optimization. The duties of the future professor include teaching in mathematics and related areas.
We are seeking candidates with an internationally recognized research record and with proven ability to direct research of highest quality. Expertise and a strong background in optimization and/or computation will be especially appreciated. Willingness to teach at all university levels and to collaborate with colleagues from departments outside mathematics is expected.
Together with the colleagues from the department, the new professor will be responsible for undergraduate courses in mathematics at ETH Zurich for students of mathematics, engineering and natural sciences, and for graduate courses in the programs MSc in Applied Mathematics, MSc in Computational Science and Engineering, MSc in Statistics, and MSc in Quantitative Finance (joint degree with the University of Zurich). The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate level courses (German or English) and graduate level courses (English).
Please apply online.
Applications should include a curriculum vitae and a list of publications. The letter of application should be addressed to the President of ETH Zurich, Prof. Dr. Ralph Eichler. The closing date for applications is 30 September 2013. ETH Zurich is an equal opportunity and family friendly employer and is further responsive to the needs of dual career couples. In order to increase the number of women in leading academic positions, we specifically encourage women to apply.