Employment Opportunities

Department of Biological Sciences – Department Head

Purdue University invites applications for the position of Head of the Department of Biological Sciences to start August 2018. The department seeks a dynamic leader with creative vision and an outstanding record of research, administration, and teaching.

 

Department of Biological Sciences - Vector Ecologist

The Department of Biological Sciences invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position (academic year appointment at the Assistant Professor level) in Vector Ecology, addressing fundamental questions on the relationships among vectors, pathogens, and hosts. We seek candidates with research interests including (but not limited to) emerging infectious diseases, zoonotic diseases, epidemiology, vector and pathogen evolution, biodiversity-disease relationships, short- and long-term impacts of climate change, population genetics, and land-use changes.

 

Department of Chemistry - Inorganic Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at Purdue University, West Lafayette, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Associate or Full Professor level in Inorganic Chemistry. Successful candidates may have interests in any research area of inorganic chemistry, defined broadly. Purdue has a tradition of excellence in inorganic chemistry, and is seeking to enhance this preeminence through strategic hiring. The Department is looking to integrate a creative scientist into the cutting edge interdisciplinary environment provided by Purdue University.

 

Department of Chemistry - Organic Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at Purdue University, West Lafayette, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in Synthetic Organic Chemistry with particular interests in drug discovery and medicinal chemistry. Successful candidates will have a joint appointment in both the Department of Chemistry and the Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology (75:25 appointment). Purdue has a tradition of excellence in both synthetic organic chemistry and medicinal chemistry and is seeking to enhance this preeminence through strategic hiring. The Department is looking to integrate a creative scientist into the cutting edge interdisciplinary environment provided by Purdue University.

 

Department of Computer Science - Assistant, Associate and Full Professor

The Department of Computer Science at Purdue University is in a phase of significant growth. Applications are being solicited for nine tenure-track and tenured positions at the Assistant, Associate and Full Professor levels.

 

Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences - Department Head

Purdue University invites applications for the position of Head of the Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences (EAPS) to start as early as August 2018. We seek a recognized researcher with a proven track record of leadership, vision, and mentoring. The successful candidate will have a clear plan to continue to increase the visibility, stature, and intellectual leadership of the department and the College of Science. The department head will demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching.

 

Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences - Geochronology

The Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences at Purdue University invites applications for a tenure track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of geochronology. We encourage applicants from all areas of geochronology and thermochronology, spanning timescales from deep time to modern, who will diversify our expertise and build instrumentation capabilities. The successful candidate will complement and strengthen areas of research in the department, which include cosmogenic nuclides and accelerator mass spectrometry, Quaternary geology, tectonics, stable isotope geochemistry, petrology, planetary science and sedimentary geology.

 

Department of Mathematics - Golomb Visiting Assistant Professor

These three-year positions intended for new and very recent Ph.D.s will commence August 2018 and are open to mathematicians who demonstrate exceptional research promise and a strong teaching record. Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in mathematics or closely related field by August 14, 2018 is required. Applicants should have research interests in common with Purdue faculty. Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate mathematics courses.

 

Department of Mathematics - Assistant Professor

The Mathematics Department at Purdue University invites applications for up to two possible appointments in mathematics to begin August 2018. These appointments will be at the level of assistant professor. Appointments will be made based on demonstrated research and teaching qualifications. Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in mathematics or a closely related field is required.

 

Department of Mathematics - Zoltners Professorship

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for an appointment at the rank of tenured full professor to fill the endowed Andris A. Zoltners Professorship in Mathematics. A Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in mathematics or a closely related field is required. We are expecting applications from candidates with an outstanding record of research accomplishments, internationally recognized stature, credentials suitable for immediate nomination as a Distinguished Professor, and great potential for future work. We will consider applications in any area of mathematics.

 

Department of Physics and Astronomy - Condensed Matter

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Purdue University seeks applications for a faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor in the field of experimental condensed matter physics. We envision a junior hire to complement existing strengths in the condensed matter group. Areas of current research interest in the Department include non-Abelian fractional quantum Hall physics, nanoscale phenomena, novel topological phases of matter, quantum computing and information processing, and exotic superconductivity.

 

Department of Physics and Astronomy - Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Purdue University seeks applications for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of experimental atomic, molecular, and optical physics. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in physics or a related field, an outstanding record of research accomplishments, and evidence of potential excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

 

Department of Statistics - Data Science and Machine Learning

The Department of Statistics at Purdue University seeks to hire two tenure-track Assistant Professors to begin in August 2018 in the area of data science and machine learning. Applicants with interests in novel computational and methodological approaches to complex data, as well as applicants with foundational interests in the computational theory for complex data will be considered.

 


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