The Institute of Applied Mathematics (IAM), Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, Turkey, offers several academic positions on each programme for academic year 2020. To this aim, we invite all scholars who are interested in full-time faculty positions1 starting from Assistant Professor level based on the academic profile of the applicant. We encourage you to send us your information if you have a solid research history with a strong publication record in one of the prioritized areas of the departments/programs in IAM:

Actuarial Science: Life and Non-Life Insurance Mathematics, Pension Fund Mathematics, Asset Liability Management, Solvency and Internal Modeling;
Financial Mathematics: Stochastic Control, Quantitative Finance.
We encourage also exceptionally qualified candidates in other fields whose research may strongly interact with our programs.

Members of the institute are expected to pursue a vigorous research program, attract external research funding, and contribute strongly to the institute’s teaching program at graduate level.

Interested candidates are invited to submit an application online with following documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae;
  • Research Statement;
  • Teaching Statement;
  • Name and address of three references.

Application Deadline: June 15, 2019.


  1. Detailed information on hiring procedure for non-Turkish citizens can be found at