Job Posting of Interest to Number Theorists
The Mathematical Institute of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de
Valparaíso calls for applications for a tenure-track position
beginning in 2014 in Mathematics
The active research areas currently in the Institute are:
Biomathematics, Dynamical Systems, Numerical Analysis, Number Theory,
Probability, and Representation Theory.
Applicants should have a Ph. D. Degree, a strong commitment to
Teaching and Research, and a good disposition to speaking Spanish.
Beside the activities related to the undergraduate studies, the
Institute has Master and Ph.D. programs in Mathematics.
The teaching load consists of 2 one-semester courses per year.
Undergraduate courses must be taught in Spanish. If necessary, the
Institute will provide support to enhance language and teaching
Candidates are expected to have a strong research potential, with
publications indexed in ISI Web of Science or Social Sciences Citation
Index, and to be able to obtain national or international research
grants. The University provides also internal grants.
In addition the University has an incentive for indexed publications
that can reach the equivalent of US 4.000, in Chilean pesos, per
At the current exchange rate, the expected annual salary is
approximately equivalent to US 34.000 (distributed in 12 months and
After a period of 2 to 4 years, tenure-track faculties must enter a
process conducting to full tenure. The hierarchy level attained will
depend on scientific production and the quality of teaching.
Applications should be sent by March 3, 2014.
The applications must include:
- A letter indicating your main research interests and academic project
- Two letters of recommendation
- Detailed Curriculum Vitae, including a list of publications and
The University is a Catholic institution that has served the
development of sciences, humanities and arts for 85 years and welcomes
excellent professionals who do not necessarily share of its faith.
Applications must be sent to:
Marisol Muñoz S, Secretaria
Instituto de Matemáticas
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso
Blanco Viel 596, cerro Barón, Valparaíso-Chile
More information about the Institute can be found at
http://ima.ucv.cl or http://www.ima.ucv.cl
Last modified 21st January 2014