Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey

The Department of Mathematics at Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in all ranks starting Fall 2024. Applicants with an exemplary research and publication record, as well as a strong research agenda in all areas will be considered but priority will be given to candidates working in applied mathematics or statistics. For junior faculty applications, post-doctoral research experience is required.

Koç University is a leading foundation-supported, non-profit institution of higher education, founded in 1993, and is committed to the pursuit of excellence in both research and teaching. It aims to provide world-class education and research opportunities to a high-quality group of students by distinguished faculty. Koç University fosters an outstanding interdisciplinary research environment for the faculty members and supports the funding endeavors of the faculty with a world-class Sponsored Research Office. Koç University is hosting the highest number of European Research Council (ERC) Grant recipients and the largest total amount of research funding from Horizon 2020 in the nation. Faculty members in Turkish Universities are eligible to apply for European Union Marie-Curie Actions and Turkish Science Foundation TUBITAK 2232 International Fellowship for Outstanding Researchers Program.

We are looking for outstanding individuals who can develop a competitive, visionary research program and teach undergraduate and graduate level courses. The medium of instruction is English. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience. Side benefits include housing aid, health insurance and financial support for K12 education of candidates’ children.

Applications should be submitted online at 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 will be considered until the position is filled.