Open position in Chile
November 22, 2012 )
The Department of Mathematics is seeking applicants for two open rank positions to begin
in March 1st, 2013; however, we are flexible with respect to this date. The candidates should
possess a doctoral degree in mathematics or expect the degree to be granted in a short time.
Candidates should have a distinguished research record and a strong commitment to excellence
in undergraduate and graduate teaching in Spanish (intermediate level). The normal department
duties include ten hours per week (two courses) of undergraduate or postgraduate teaching.
The University of Bío-Bío funds research projects, supports the participation in Congresses and
economic incentives for ISI publications (US$ 2.500 each) and SCIELO publications (US$ 800
each). Postdoctoral stayings are also supported.
Minimal Requirements :
- A doctoral degree in Mathematics (*)
- The Department is interested in the following areas of research:
Numerical Analysis; Cryptography; Ordinary Differential Equations; Partial Differential Equations;
Functional Differential Equations; Optimization; Stochastic Processes; Dynamical Systems; Applied
Mathematics; Mathematic Education.
(*) Or expecting to be granted the degree in a short time.
Application Requirements :
Applicants must submit a Curriculum Vitae (according to the file in the following link: http://
www.ubiobio.cl/miweb/webfile/media/45/descargas/Curriculum_Normalizado.doc with certificated
documents by pertinent organizations, a recent photo and a handwritten letter (simple letter of
presentation in which the applicant expresses interest in working at the Bío-Bío University),
certificates of titles and degrees, and two confidential letters of recommendation of important
professor in the area of postulation, a statement describing current and planned research; a copy of
the main publications in scientific journals in the last 5 years; Personal Interview.
Position will begin:
March 1st, 2013.
According to qualifications and experience.
Application Deadline :
December 19th, 2012.
Presentation of Documents at the University, send to:
Concurso Académico Universidad del Bío-Bío
Facultad de Ciencias; Departamento de Matemática
Avenida Collao 1202, Casilla 5-C
Phone: +56-41-3111722 / +56-41-3111317
Concepción – Chile.