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: // ai.ufl.edu);
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. rc.ufl.edu/services/hipergator/). We particularly encourage applicants
whose research program can enhance the collaboration between the Department of
Mathematics and the Systems Medicine Laboratory
(https:// systemsmedicine.pulmonary.medicine.ufl.edu/) and utilize resources
available at the University of Florida, specifically the new HiPerGator AI
NVIDIA GPU SuperPod (https: // news.ufl.edu/2020/07/nvidia-partnership/),
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
A Ph.D. degree in Mathematics or a closely related field is required.
Applications must be submitted online via mathjobs and at
https:// apply.interfolio.com/93925. 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
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
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. naces.org/.
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.