Professor in applied mathematics

University of Oulu, Faculty of Technology, Mathematics Division
Job Description: 

Professor, applied mathematics with a special definition applied mathematics needed in engineering sciences

Job Title, Field and Location: The job title is professor in applied mathematics with a special definition applied mathematics needed in engineering sciences. The professorship was established in the Faculty of Technology in 1970.

The post is located in the Mathematics Division of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Engineering in the Faculty of Technology. In addition to this position, the teaching staff in Mathematics Division includes one professor in mathematics with special definition mathematics needed in engineering sciences, five lecturers, one senior assistant and six assistants.

Currently, the research areas include the numerical analysis of partial differential equations, asympotic analysis of the spectral properties of elliptic partial differential operators and the centrality properties of the graphs; but we encourage applications from strong candidates from other fields of applied mathematics as well.

The Faculty of Technology consists of The Departments of Architecture, Mechanical Engineering, Process and Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Management and the already mentioned Department of Electrical and Information Engineering. Mathematics Division provides mathematics courses for the engineering students.

Contact information

In order to be sure of receiving the information and announcements issued in the course of the selection process, the applicant must provide the University with the necessary contact information as follows: address to which the written communications had to be sent; telephone number at work and at home; email address and fax number.

For further information regarding filling of this post see the web page

or contact the following persons:

Professor Keijo Ruotsalainen
University of Oulu
Department of Electrical and Information Engineering
P.O.Box 4500, FI - 90014 Oulu University
tel. +358-8-5532651
email: keijo.ruotsalainen at

Chief Administrator Laila Kuhalampi
Faculty of Technology
University of Oulu
P.O.Box 4000, FI - 90014 Oulu University
tel. +358-8-553-2005, fax +358-8-553-2006
email: laila.kuhalampi at

Job Categories: 
Universities and colleges
Deadline for Application: 
Dec 13 2010