**DIVISIÓN CIENCIAS BÁSICAS**

**DPTO. MATEMÁTICAS Y ESTADÍSTICA**

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Position: Professor

Starting date: End of July 2019

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics of the Universidad del Norte is seeking exceptional candidates at all career levels from all areas related to the mathematics of data science. An ideal candidate for this position will work at the interface of the statistical sciences, computer sciences, data science and mathematics. Successful candidates are expected to publish high-quality and high-impact research in top-tier journals and attract significant external funding.

A typical applicant will hold B.SC. in mathematics, statistics, data science, or computer science, and a Master Degree in applied mathematics, statistics, data analysis, data science, computer science of any closely related area. In addition to strong research credentials, as measured by publication record, established or potential funding levels, and other academic recognition, candidates are expected to provide evidence or potential for high quality teaching in undergraduate- and graduate-level mathematics and statistics courses. For senior applicants, evidence of robust external funding and interdisciplinary research are essential, while evidence of engagement with national or international disciplinary organizations, and connections with industrial, government, and/or other professional sectors, are desirable and appreciated.

Candidates interested in the position should send in a single PDF file the following information:

- Cover letter (addressed to the Chair of the Department outlining how the candidates profile fits into the described vacancy)

- Curriculum Vitae (at most 4 pages)

- List of publications

- Research statement (current and past research is explained)

- Copy of all diplomas (undergraduate and graduate)

- Certificate of English proficiency (level B2).

The single PDF file with the application materials should be sent to bjongbloed@uninorte.edu.co with subject: Vacancy Data Science 2019 Mathematics.

Additional to this information 2 letters of recommendation should be submitted where the recommenders address both the candidate’s scientific and teaching skills. The recommenders themselves should send the letters of recommendations to bjongbloed@uninorte.edu.co

Position: Professor

Starting date: End of July 2019

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics of the Universidad del Norte is seeking exceptional candidates at all career levels from all areas related to discrete mathematics. An ideal candidate for this position works in any area of the realm of discrete mathematics such as algebraic number theory, algebraic geometry, category theory, representation theory, non-commutative geometry, Quantum groups, combinatorics, optimization, game theory, mathematical programming, operations research, etc. Successful candidates are expected to publish high-quality and high-impact research in top-tier journals and attract significant external funding.

A typical applicant will hold B.SC. in mathematics, and a Ph.D. in mathematics or any closely related area. In addition to strong research credentials, as measured by publication record, established or potential funding levels, and other academic recognition, candidates are expected to provide evidence or potential for high quality teaching in undergraduate and graduate-level mathematics and statistics courses. For senior applicants, evidence of robust external funding and interdisciplinary research are essential, while evidence of engagement with national or international disciplinary organizations, and connections with industrial, government, and/or other professional sectors, are desirable and appreciated.

Candidates interested in the position should send in a single PDF file the following information:

- Cover letter (addressed to the Chair of the Department outlining how the candidates profile fits into the described vacancy)

- Curriculum Vitae (at most 4 pages)

- List of publications

- Research statement (current and past research is explained)

- Copy of all diplomas (undergraduate and graduate)

- Certificate of English proficiency (level B2).

The single PDF file with the application materials should be sent to bjongbloed@uninorte.edu.co with subject: Vacancy Discrete Mathematics 2019 Mathematics

Additional to this information 2 letters of recommendation should be submitted where the recommenders address both the candidate’s scientific and teaching skills. The recommenders themselves should send the letters of recommendations to bjongbloed@uninorte.edu.co

Should you have any question, contact:

**Bernardo Uribe**

Chair

Mathematics Departement

Universidad del Norte

+57 5 3509509 ext 4326

bjongbloed@uninorte.edu.co