Assistant / Associate / Full Professor in Applied Mathematics and Computational Sciences

Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
24 May 2023
End of advertisement period
23 Jun 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology: Faculty Positions: Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Science and Engineering Division (faculty)

Location KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia  


The Computer, Electrical, and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering Division at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) invites applications for faculty positions in

  • Applied Analysis, Partial Differential Equations, Applied probability, and Numerical Analysis
  • Mathematical Foundations of Data Science, Scientific Computing, Optimization, Applied Geometry, and Related Fields

at any level (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor), beginning in the Fall of 2022. Candidates applying for a position of Assistant Professor should have an excellent potential for high-impact research. Candidates applying for Associate and Full Professor positions should have a distinguished track record in research and a strong commitment to service, mentoring, teaching at the graduate level, and making an impact in interdisciplinary research. Candidates working in the mentioned areas on the interface of  KAUST initiatives, including artificial intelligence, climate and livability, resilient computing and cybersecurity and smart health are encouraged.

Candidates must have a doctoral degree in Mathematics or other relevant fields with publications in top journals and subject-matter journals/conferences. Moreover, experience in interdisciplinary research and a strong publication record commensurate with the level of the post he/she applies for are expected. The evidence of a track record in successfully attracting external funding and independent research for senior positions is essential. Women candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

KAUST is an international graduate research university dedicated to advancing science and technology through interdisciplinary research, education, and innovation. Located in Saudi Arabia, on the western shores of the Red Sea, KAUST offers superb research facilities, generous baseline research funding, and internationally competitive salaries, together with unmatched living conditions for individuals and families. More information about KAUST academic programs and research activities are available at