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Job Opportunities

Associate and Full Professorships


The Mathematics Department at Brown University invites applications for one position at the level of Associate Professor with tenure to begin July 1, 2015. Exceptionally qualified senior candidates may be considered for appointment as Full Professor.

Candidates should have a distinguished research record and a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Preference will be given to applicants with research interests consonant with those of the present members of the Department.

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Qualified individuals are invited to submit a letter of application and a curriculum vitae to: Applicants should include the names of five references that would be contacted at the appropriate time by the Search Committee. Applications received by October 15, 2014 will receive full consideration, but the search will remain open until the position is closed or filled. For further information or inquiries, write to

Tamarkin Assistant Professor


J. D. Tamarkin Assistant Professorships: These are three-year non-tenured non-renewable appointments, beginning July 1, 2015. The teaching load is one course one semester, and two courses the other semester and consists of courses of more than routine interest. Candidates are required to have received a Ph.D. degree or equivalent by the start of their appointment, and they may have up to three years of prior academic and/or postdoctoral research experience.

Applicants should have strong research potential and a commitment to teaching. Field of research should be consonant with the current research interests of the department.

For full consideration, applicants must submit a curriculum vitæ, an AMS Standard Cover Sheet and three letters of recommendation by December 1, 2014. Applicants are encouraged to identify Brown faculty with similar research interests. Please submit all application materials on line at Email inquiries should be addressed to

Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics


Director Search Announcement

The Board of Trustees of the Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM) and Brown University seek a new director of ICERM for an appointment to begin between August 2015 and July 2016.  The Director will serve as the scientific and administrative leader of the institute and will be a distinguished member of the Brown faculty.

The successful candidate will possess outstanding scholarly credentials, including a Ph.D., as well as demonstrated academic leadership experience.  The Director will hold a tenured position at Brown University in the Department of Mathematics or the Division of Applied Mathematics, or jointly in at least one of these departments.  Preference will be given to applicants whose research interests align with the mission of ICERM. Although the Director will have no formal teaching obligations, the Director’s faculty appointment will carry some expectation of service both to the department(s) in which the Director is appointed and to the university.  The term of the appointment as Director of ICERM ends August 2020, and may be renewed.

The search committee consists of members of the ICERM Board of Trustees and faculty in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics.

Applicants should submit a cover letter and CV to Review of applications will begin January 15, 2015 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For more information, contact Jeffrey Brock, Chair of Mathematics, or Bjorn Sandstede, Chair of Applied Mathematics.

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.