Full-time Faculty Position in Mathematics

Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey


The Department of Mathematics at Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey, invites applications for a full-time faculty position of open rank. Applicants with a strong research potential in all areas of mathematics will be considered.

Post-doctoral experience is required for candidates at the Assistant Professor level. Successful candidates are expected to develop a vigorous and internationally competitive research program and to teach undergraduate- and graduate-level courses. The medium of instruction is English. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience. Side benefits for faculty members include University housing or rental subsidy, health insurance and financial support for K12 education of faculty members’ children.

Koç University is a leading foundation-supported, non-profit institution of higher education. Current research activities of the Mathematics Department are in algebraic geometry, inverse problems, combinatorics, geometric topology, mathematical physics, number theory, numerical analysis, partial differential equations, probability and stochastic processes.

Prospective faculty members for Turkish Universities are eligible to apply for European Union fellowships & individual research grants and Turkish Scientific & Technical Research Council (TÜBİTAK) fellowships & research grants including 2232 – International Fellowship for Outstanding Researchers.

Applications should be submitted online at www.mathjobs.org and should consist of the following materials:


(a) cover letter,

(b) curriculum vitae including publication list,

(c) research statement (summary of past & ongoing research and future research plans)

(d) teaching statement, and

(e) three reference letters.


Applications submitted by December 15, 2019, will receive full consideration, with later applications reviewed as needed until the position is filled.