The application pool will remain open until the positions are filled, but screening will begin on 1 November, 2009 for the February position, and on 15 January, 2010 for the July position.
The Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering (ORFE) invites applications for a for two one-year postdoctoral appointments, renewable for up to three years, one starting February 1, 2010, and the second starting July 1, 2010. The positions are funded jointly by Princeton University and an NSF Research Training Grant (RTG) on Stochastic Analysis and Applications. The research areas covered by the RTG include dynamical queuing systems, risk management and risk measures, emissions markets and environmental finance, stochastic differential games, stochastic partial differential equations and market models, credit risk, and other applications of financial mathematics.
To be successful, a candidate must show demonstrable excellence in research, and must also have strong commitment to excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The department is in the School of Engineering and Applied Science, and is strongly involved in the activities of the Bendheim Center for Finance and the Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics.
Sunday, September 20, 2009
United Kingdom - UK