Mathematics, Assistant or associate professor in mathematics

Mathematics, Assistant or associate professor in mathematics

27 April, 2016

Dept. of and Systems analysis, Aalto University

Position ID: AaltoAP [#8707]
Position Title: Assistant or associate in mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track
Position Location: Helsinki, Southern 02150, [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2016/05/31 (posted 2016/04/21, listed until 2016/05/31)
Position Description:    

Job description
The Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis at Aalto University invites applications from outstanding candidates for an assistant or position.

The Department’s main research areas are:
• analysis
• discrete mathematics
• numerical analysis and mechanics
• stochastics and
• systems and operations research.

Applications are welcome from all research areas. In particular, candidates in operations research and statistics are encouraged to apply. A doctoral degree in mathematics or a closely related discipline is required.

There is an opportunity to advance in tenure track through regular performance assessments, which consider merits in research, teaching and impact within and outside the university as well as international collaboration.

Aalto University provides competitive salaries. The details will be discussed during the recruitment process.

For more information
For additional information, please contact professor Juha Kinnunen, tel. +358 50 430 5757 (juha.k.kinnunen(at) or, in recruitment process related questions, HR coordinator Ilona Kallio, tel. +358 50 411 7666 (ilona.kallio(at) See also

How to apply
The application material for the tenure track position should include the following (one single pdf document, named “Lastname_Firstname_YYYY-MM-DD.pdf”):
1) Cover letter
2) Curriculum vitae (including contact information)
3) Summary of research merits and most important achievements
4) List of publications (with the 10 most significant publications highlighted)
5) A research statement describing the applicant’s past research and plans for future research and
6) Contact information of possible references.

The applications for the tenure track position are to be addressed to the President of Aalto University and submitted through the eRecruitment system (link at no later than 31st of May 2016.

The candidates selected to the shortlist will later be asked to prepare a teaching portfolio according to Aalto University instructions.

General instructions for applicants including language requirements as well as guidelines for compiling the CV are given at

Aalto University reserves the right for justified reasons to leave the position open, to extend the application period and to consider candidates who have not applied during the application period.

This employer is not accepting applications for this position through Mathjobs.Org. Please see the job description above on how to apply.

Contact: HR Coordinator Ilona Kallio, +358 50 411 7666
Postal Mail:

P.O. Box 11000, 00076 AALTO, FINLAND
Web Page:

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