Elaine M. Hubbard Chair in Mathematics

Position ID: 40872
Georgia Institute of Technology
School of Mathematics
Position Description
New Position?: 
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Department Chair, Professor
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Elaine M. Hubbard Chair in Mathematics

The School of Mathematics at Georgia Institute of Technology invites applications for the newly endowed Elaine M. Hubbard Chair. It is expected that the appointment will be at the level of full professor, although applications are encouraged from candidates at any stage of their career. A joint appointment with another unit of the Institute is also possible. Priority will be given to those candidates whose research area is in analysis, interpreted broadly, with a demonstrated research record of exceptional quality. The holder of the Hubbard Chair is expected to play a leadership role in the School, to further expand the School’s research strengths, to be active in supervision and mentoring of junior researchers at all levels, to attract external funding, and to contribute to high-quality teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. A Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in Statistics, Mathematics, or a closely related field, is required.

This position presents exceptional opportunities for research, leadership, and training in a vibrant environment provided by the School of Mathematics and Georgia Tech. The School has thriving graduate and postdoctoral programs. It is active in several cross-disciplinary research and training programs, with leadership of several new NSF-funded centers. For additional information about the School, see http://www.math.gatech.edu.

Application Procedure:

Applications should consist of a cover letter, a curriculum vita and a brief summary of future research plans. The cover letter should provide evidence of teaching interest and abilities, a statement of the applicant’s vision for leadership as a senior faculty member at Georgia Tech, and the contact information for three references. Applications should be submitted directly to http://www.mathjobs.org. In exceptional circumstances where electronic submission is not possible, applications may be sent to the Hiring Committee, School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 30332-0160, USA. Consideration of applicants will begin on October 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications by highly qualified candidates from groups underrepresented in the mathematical sciences are particularly encouraged, as well as those with the skills and commitment to engage productively with diverse communities.

To view a complete job description, create an account/application, and apply for the position, please visit https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/12509

Georgia Institute of Technology, one of the premier research universities in the United States, has expanded its resources to serve over 20,000 students, more than 6,000 of whom are seeking graduate degrees. It is located in Midtown, Atlanta’s vibrant and growing technology corridor. As one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States, home to nearly 5.5 million people and boasting the busiest airport in the world, Atlanta combines classic small-town southern hospitality with all the amenities of a cosmopolitan city. The moderate cost of living, which is below the national average, and the pleasant climate, which permits year-round outdoor activities, makes Atlanta appealing to many.

Georgia Tech is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

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Mathematics, General
Statistics, other
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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
278 Brooks Hall
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822
E-Mail: ch@uga.edu


Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Tafara Makaya, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Kristopher Bolden, Assistant Director

Thomas Brazzle, System Coordinator