Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers where science and art meet technology and business. We are committed to identifying and solving grand societal challenges and building an innovative future. Aalto University has six schools with nearly 20 000 students and more than 400 professors. Our campuses are located in Espoo and Helsinki, Finland.
The Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis (mathsys.aalto.fi/en/) at Aalto University invites applications from talented individuals for a tenure track or tenured position in applied mathematics. The position is targeted primarily at candidates for the Assistant and Associate Professor levels. However, applicants with an indisputably outstanding record for the Full Professor level may also be considered.
The main research areas of the department are:
Applications from all research areas are welcome, but experience in numerical analysis, optimization, scientific computing, or uncertainty quantification is considered an asset.
The applicants should hold a doctoral degree in mathematics, operations research, statistics, or a related discipline. An excellent research record and a clear vision for future developments in applied mathematics are expected. The ability and enthusiasm to teach relevant courses and supervise students are essential. Advancing diversity is a core value of the Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis.
A scholar at any level of the academic tenure track system of Aalto University is expected to perform world-class research, to teach, supervise and otherwise advance academic education, to be an active member of the international scientific community, and to exhibit academic leadership. Career advances on the tenure track are based on scheduled performance assessments, which take into account the candidate’s merits in all these areas.
The salary is competitive at the European level, and Aalto University provides health care and retirement benefits. The position also includes a three-year funding package for initiating a research group. The starting date for the position is negotiable.
To see the whole announcement with more detailed application instructions, please visit Aalto's web page http://www.aalto.fi/en/about/careers/jobs/view/1581/.
Aalto University School of Science
Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis
Prof. Nuutti Hyvönen
+358 50 5934409