[FAM-news] Position in MathFin in Bilkent

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Mon Dec 5 18:55:57 CET 2005

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From: Walter Schachermayer <wschach at fam.tuwien.ac.at>
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Date: Mon, 05 Dec 2005 18:57:07 +0200
From: METE SONER <msoner at ku.edu.tr>
Subject: Position in MathFin in Bilkent

Dear Friends

Attached is a job announcement in Bilkent University in Ankara.  Most
of you know the university but for the benefit of the others, Bilkent is
the first private university in Turkey and an excellent one. They would
like to establish a research group in mathematical finance. They and I
also would appreciate it if you let those you might be interested.

with best wishes,


Bilkent University

New Position in Mathematical Finance

The Faculty of Business Administration at Bilkent University seeks
applications from qualified candidates to fill a new position in
Mathematical Finance.  Expertise in stochastic calculus,
continuous-time finance, and/or financial optimization, demonstrated by 
a suitable publication record, is required.  Rank is open and salary 
will be commensurate with experience and publication record.

Bilkent University is a private, not-for-profit, research-intensive
university in Ankara, Turkey.  The language of instruction is English.
Bilkent attracts students of the highest caliber.  It has 10,000
undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students, and a teaching staff of
1,000. Faculty members come from 40 different countries and most are 
trained in leading North-American schools.

The Faculty of Business Administration has over 30 faculty members, and
is a full-service faculty offering Bachelor, MBA, MSc, and PhD programs, 
as well as Executive Education.  The regular teaching load is 4 courses 
per year, with a maximum class size of 50 in the undergraduate program 
and 35 in the MBA program

Bilkent offers excellent research, teaching, and computing facilities.
Faculty members are provided with research and teaching assistants,
provision for international travel, health and other benefits, and
rent-free furnished housing on campus, where the suburban location 
offers a pleasant living environment.  There is also an excellent 
international school(with grades pre-K to 12) for those faculty members 
with families.  For more information on Bilkent's programs and 
facilities, visit http://www.bilkent.edu.tr/.

The closing date for applications is January 31, 2006.  Resumes should
be mailed to Prof. Erhan Erkut, Dean, Faculty of Business 
Administration,Bilkent University, Ankara 06800, Turkey, or e-mailed to
erkut at bilkent.edu.tr.

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