Graduate Student Opportunities

Indianapolis, Indiana

Posted September 04, 2018

We would like to invite your students to apply to our R&D Summer Intern Program at Dow AgroSciences. R&D internships are available in chemistry, biology, and computer science related disciplines, including, but not limited to, biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, microbiology, plant breeding, organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, physical chemistry, surface chemistry, engineering (chemical, biological, material, or optical) and informatics (bio and chem). Our laboratory-based Research and Development internships are located in Indianapolis, Indiana. This is a paid internship; salaries are determined by the student's year in school. Eligible students will be pursuing a Bachelors or Master's degree from a U.S. based college or university with proper U.S. work authorization, or the ability to obtain work authorization through their university.
Regretfully, the intern team does not have the resources to manage multiple on-line posting systems or participate in campus visits. We do believe that our program is one of the best and hope you will share this information with your students. Interested students should apply by clicking on the appropriate links below this message.
Applications will be accepted until November 1, 2018 for the 2019 program.
Organic Chemistry Analytical Chemistry Biochemistry+Biotechnology Computer Science and Technology Engineering and Automation Environmental Science Material and Polymer Science Plant Biology
R&D Summer Intern Program Team

Indiana University Kokomo

Posted September 07, 2018

The School of Sciences at Indiana University Kokomo invites applications for a full time, tenure- track, 10-month, assistant professor in mathematics position beginning 8/1/2019. Information about the School can be found at

Responsibilities include teaching various upper-level and lower-level mathematics courses (72% FTE). On-going research activities and an appropriate level of university/professional/community service are required. Requirements include a Ph.D. in mathematics or in a closely related area. ABD (All But Dissertation) candidates may be considered. Candidates with expertise in any area of mathematics are encouraged to apply, but expertise in statistics or applied mathematics is preferred. Experience using innovative teaching technologies, teaching online, or engaging in outreach activities is preferred. Salary is competitive and includes an excellent fringe benefits package. Although the review process will commence November 1, 2018, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to Lu Ann Name, School of Sciences, Indiana University Kokomo, P.O. Box 9003, Kokomo, IN 46904-9003, The application must include a cover letter, teaching philosophy, research statement, a curriculum vitae outlining appropriate education and work experience, unofficial copies or undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and the names, mailing addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references.

One of eight campuses of Indiana University, Indiana University Kokomo is a comprehensive non-residential campus located 50 miles north of Indianapolis in Kokomo, Indiana, a city with a population of approximately 55,000. Committed to student success, the campus serves approximately 3,100 students from a 14 county area in north central Indiana. IU Kokomo has approximately 260 full time faculty and staff. Associate, Baccalaureate, and Master degrees are offered. Additional information about Indiana University Kokomo can be accessed at

Indiana University Kokomo seeks faculty skilled at working with members of diverse cultures and committed to preparing students to be engaged members of an increasingly diverse society.

Indiana University Kokomo is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. This institution is also a provider of ADA services.

St. Olaf College

Posted September 19, 2018

Tenure Track Position

St. Olaf College’s Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science (MSCS) seeks a mathematician with expertise in analysis and a demonstrated commitment to supporting a thriving and diverse undergraduate mathematics program. We are particularly interested in applicants who will contribute to the department’s commitment to increasing access and opportunities for populations that are currently underrepresented in the area of mathematics. To that end, we request that in their letters of application, candidates address their potential to contribute to the St. Olaf community that maintains a diversity of people and perspectives as one of its core values.

APPOINTMENT: Full-time (1.0 FTE), tenure-track, at assistant level. Position starts August 15, 2019.

QUALIFICATIONS: A Ph.D. in mathematics is strongly preferred by the date of appointment. Applicants should have expertise in mathematical analysis. Applicants must demonstrate potential for successful teaching in an undergraduate setting; those applicants who have had full responsibility for teaching courses will be given higher consideration.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include teaching beginning, intermediate, and advanced undergraduate mathematics courses such as Real Analysis I and II, Complex Analysis, Probability, and Topology; and developing and maintaining an active research program that also contributes meaningfully to the department’s strong commitment to undergraduate research supervision.

APPLICATIONS: Applications must be submitted online, through Applicants must also register online at the St. Olaf College website,
A completed application (online at ) includes:

?    cover letter addressing your qualifications, your general interest in the liberal arts and particular interest in St. Olaf College, and your commitment to increasing diversity in mathematics;
?    current curriculum vitae;
?    graduate transcripts (unofficial are acceptable);
?    statement describing your teaching philosophy (this should include your views and approaches to teaching, and not simply a list of your teaching experiences);
?    statement of your research program, written for a general mathematical audience;
?    short statement (1 page) on your ideas for supervising undergraduate research;
?    three letters of reference (at least two must directly address teaching);
?    registration at St. Olaf College (online at ).

DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin November 15, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Semifinalists will be interviewed at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Baltimore in January 2019 or by phone/video if unable to attend the meetings. On-campus interviews of finalists will begin in early February.

CONTACT INFORMATION: Questions about the position may be addressed by email to Prof. Ryota Matsuura, Hiring Committee Chair at

OTHER INFORMATION: The mathematics program at St. Olaf College is among the largest and most successful in American undergraduate institutions. Graduating annually about 75 mathematics majors, 35 statistics concentrators, and 20 computer science majors, St. Olaf is among the nation’s top undergraduate origins of PhDs in the mathematical sciences. Serving mathematics majors with a wide range of interests, we regularly offer such advanced courses as complex analysis, topology, measure theory, partial differential equations, mathematical biology, and a variety of seminars in pure and applied mathematics. In a typical summer, 10–15 students conduct supported summer research with department faculty. The department has nearly 20 faculty members with expertise in algebraic topology, complex analysis, graph theory, group theory, logic, mathematics education, mathematical physics, operations research, partition theory, real analysis, logic programming, reliable real-time systems, computer graphics, statistics, and biostatistics.

Our department is proud to be the home of outstanding programs in mathematics, statistics, computer science, and mathematical biology. While maintaining disciplinary rigor, we seek interactions and synergy among the programs. The Center for Interdisciplinary Research is a nationally recognized program that pairs faculty and students in MSCS with faculty and students from other disciplines “to share in the excitement and challenge of working across the traditional academic boundaries to collaborate on research.” Opportunities abound for collaborative research, especially involving undergraduates. Please visit the department webpage at  for more information.

Located in Northfield, Minnesota, 45 miles from the vibrant and culturally rich metropolitan area of Minneapolis and St. Paul, St. Olaf College is an academically rigorous, nationally ranked liberal arts college that is home to 3,000 students and 800 faculty and staff employees. For more information about the college, please visit:

A liberal arts college affiliated with the Lutheran Church (ELCA), St. Olaf College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and actively seeks diversity in its students, faculty, and staff. The college is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our community through their teaching, research, and/or service.

To provide a safe and secure educational environment, St. Olaf College verifies the accuracy of all credentials presented by applicants and conducts a criminal background check on every new hire.

Ford Motor Company - Global Data Insight and Analytics

Posted September 19, 2018

Ford Motor Company
Global Data Insight and Analytics

We are trusted advisors enabling Ford to see our business, know our customers and act in a
meaningful way.  We drive evidence-based decision making by providing timely, actionable and forward-looking insights to our One Ford business partners.

Intern and Full-Time candidates must complete a Candidate Profile and Web Based Assessment and apply to one or more GDI&A positions on the Ford Careers website in order to be considered.

What We Do…

Analytical Operations
Provides analytics expertise and resources for Ford on three continents.  Develops a governance framework to identify, prioritize and execute analytic initiatives and drive standardized methodologies and processes globally.  .

Analytics R&D
Develops a wide variety of leading-edge data sources and advanced analytic methods.

Business & Sales Planning Analytics
Develops analytical methods to forecast and understand market response to vehicle and technology offerings.

Credit Analytics
Develops analytical methods to offer, service, and fund loans to consumers and businesses that purchase automobiles.

Customer Analytics
Develops and integrates a wide range of market and consumer analytic workstreams.

Data Operations
Develops new data sources and data management and governance approaches, focusing on internal and third party data sources.

Data Supply Chain, Analytic Infrastructure
Identifies and supports data storage, analytic tools, and analytic infrastructure needs across the enterprise.

Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and Enterprise Analytics
Applies advanced analytics to initiatives in scheduling, logistics, supply chain, IoT, supplier heath, and manufacturing.  Helps customers visualize their data to improve operations, understand their business, and add business value.

Product and Sustainability Analytics
Leverages cutting-edge machine learning, optimization, and simulation methods to drive product development and sustainability initiatives.

Smart Mobility Analytics
Develops and productionizes connectivity and mobility solutions as well as analytics for autonomous vehicles.

Manages business operations–including governance, business planning, and change management–and develops organizational strategy.

To learn more about Ford’s Global Data Insight and Analytics group please go to

To view available Ford job positions in GDI&A go to  Scroll down and click on our department,
“Global Data Insight and Analytics”, and click “View Opportunities”.  All of the current job postings for GDI&A will appear. You can read about each available job posting in detail by clicking on the blue text in the “Job Title” column.

 To apply to a position, click “Apply” on the right side of the screen, fill out the Talent Network information, click “Save & Continue” and proceed to the official applicant webpage.  Create your personal Candidate Profile and complete the Web Based Assessment to upload your resume.  Check back frequently as new positions can be added at any time.