Assistant Professor, Operations Research and Financial Engineering

New Jersey, United States
25 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering (ORFE) at Princeton University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor level starting September 1, 2019. We are particularly interested in candidates in the areas of data science, including statistics and machine learning, and decisions under uncertainty. A PhD  in a related field is required.

To be successful, the candidate must have a strong commitment to excellence in research and in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The ORFE department believes that the diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is essential to the distinction and excellence of our research and academic programs. To that end, we are eager to have a colleague who supports our institutional commitment to ensuring Princeton is inclusive, equitable, and diverse.

The ORFE department is part of the School of Engineering and Applied Science, and is strongly involved in the activities of the Center for Statistics and Machine Learning, the Bendheim Center for Finance, the Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics, and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment.

Applications will be considered on a continuing basis but candidates are encouraged to apply by December 1, 2018. Applicants should upload a CV, research statement, teaching statement, and contact information for three references, one of whom should be able to address the candidate's teaching abilities, at  

This position is subject to the University's background check policy.