Assistant Professor in Mathematics with a focus in AI Quantitative Medicine, and Data Science(81406)

University of Florida (Gainesville)

United States

November 1, 2021


Job Description

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Florida invites applications for one full-time, nine-month tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor to begin August 16, 2022. This search is part of the University of Florida's AI initiative that aims to expand the role of AI in higher education and research (https: //; we, therefore, welcome applicants whose research bridges the interface between AI, data science, computational medicine, and biomathematics. This includes, but is not limited to, mathematical biology, probability, and stochastic processes, dynamical systems, machine learning, image and signal processing, numerical analysis, and optimization. The University is home to HiPerGator, one of the most powerful high-performance computers at a US public university (www. We particularly encourage applicants whose research program can enhance the collaboration between the Department of Mathematics and the Systems Medicine Laboratory (https:// and utilize resources available at the University of Florida, specifically the new HiPerGator AI NVIDIA GPU SuperPod (https: //, while developing high impact research programs.

Candidates should already have a strong established research program that complements ongoing research in the Department of Mathematics, a compelling plan for future research, and the ability to supervise both graduate and undergraduate research projects.

The Department of Mathematics is committed to creating an environment that affirms diversity across a variety of dimensions, including ability, class, ethnicity/race, gender identity, and expression. We particularly welcome applicants who can contribute to such an environment through their scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and professional service. The university and greater Gainesville community enjoy a diversity of cultural events, restaurants, year-round outdoor recreational activities, and social opportunities.

Job Qualifications

A Ph.D. degree in Mathematics or a closely related field is required.


Applications must be submitted online via mathjobs and at https:// All applications must include: (1) a cover letter, (2) a complete curriculum vitae including a list of publications, (3) a research statement summarizing the applicant's qualifications, past research, and future research plans, (4) a statement of teaching experience and interest, and (5) at least three confidential letters of recommendation sent on their behalf to their Interfolio submission packet.

For full consideration, applications should be submitted by November 1, 2021, at which time the committee will begin reviewing applications. Applications received after this date may be considered at the discretion of the committee until the position is filled.

All candidates for employment are subject to a pre-employment screening which includes a review of criminal records, reference checks, and verification of education.

Questions may be addressed to the Search Committee Chair, Professor Libin Rong (

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at https:// www.

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.



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