The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for a tenure-track position, to begin September 1, 2018. The position is in mathematical finance, and the rank is open.
Applications should be submitted by October 15, 2017 for full consideration. Applications may be accepted and reviewed until any open positions are filled.
Preference will be given to candidates who have shown outstanding promise and/or excellent accomplishments in research, and are pursuing a vigorous research program including major contributions beyond the doctoral dissertation. Promise of excellent ability to teach and mentor students of diverse backgrounds is a plus.
The Department has long-standing strength in mathematical finance and plays a central role in Carnegie Mellon’s interdisciplinary masters and bachelors degree programs in computational finance. Candidates for this position are expected to be able to contribute to these programs.
The Department of Mathematical Sciences is committed to increasing our faculty diversity. Carnegie Mellon considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Applicants should submit all materials electronically at This includes a cover letter, curriculum vita, list of publications, a statement describing current and planned research, and at least three letters of recommendation (including at least one that specifically addresses teaching). Recommenders who are unable to submit their letters electronically may mail them to: Mathematical Finance Appointments Committee, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.