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CAIMS*SCMAI E-News Volume 23 Number 9

Editor: Christina Christara

  1. Tenure Track Position in Actuarial Science / Financial Mathematics,
    Toronto Metropolitan University, deadline 15-02-2024
  2. Queen’s Mathematics Summer School, Kingston, ON, June 17-21, 2024,
    just before the CAIMS*SCMAI annual meeting (June 24-27, 2024),
    application deadline 31-03-2024
  3. Reminder: Call for candidates in the CAIMS*SCMAI 2024 elections, deadline 31-01-2024
  4. Reminder: CAIMS*SCMAI Award Nominations are open, deadline 31-01-2024

1. Tenure Track Position in Actuarial Science / Financial Mathematics,
Toronto Metropolitan University, deadline 15-02-2024

The Department of Mathematics in the Faculty of Science at Toronto Metropolitan University [www.torontomu.ca] invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2024 subject to final budgetary approval.

Applications must be received by February 15, 2024.

See the complete announcement:
https://caims.ca/tenure-track-position-in-actuarial-science-financial-mathematics/

CAIMS*SCMAI maintains a page of paid job ads at
https://caims.ca/current-positions/

For information how to purchase a job ad on the CAIMS*SCMAI webpage, see
https://caims.ca/posting-advertisements/


2. Queen’s Mathematics Summer School, Kingston, ON, June 17-21, 2024,
just before the CAIMS*SCMAI annual meeting (June 24-27, 2024),
application deadline 31-03-2024

The Queen’s Mathematics Summer School is open to undergraduate and Masters students who are interested in spending one week learning exciting, cutting-edge mathematics on the beautiful campus of Queen’s University by the shores of Lake Ontario. There will be three courses, each with 9 hours of lecture time over the week.

Course A: Scalar Conservation Laws
Instructor: Maria Teresa Chiri
Keywords: Hyperbolic PDEs, Hamilton-Jacobi, applications to vehicular traffic

Course B: Topics in Machine Learning
Instructor: Bahman Gharesifard
Keywords: Temporal difference learning, non-convex optimization, sample complexity

Course C: Topology of Maps Between Curves
Instructor: Mike Roth
Keywords: Polynomial solutions to polynomial equations, genera, elliptic curves

Limited funding is available for on-campus accommodations.

This summer school is being held by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics of Queen’s University. Note that this summer school will run the week before the 2024 Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society Annual Meeting (June 24-27, 2024) which will also be held at Queen’s University.

Application deadline: March 31, 2024

More information: https://mast.queensu.ca/~qmss24/

Reminder: Minisymposium Proposals for CAIMS*SCMAI 2024 Meeting are open

The Annual Meeting of the Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society • Société Canadienne de Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles (CAIMS•SCMAI) will take place in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, June 24-27, 2024.
It is organized by Queen’s University and
will be held together with the Canadian Symposium in Fluid Dynamics (CSFD),
celebrating 50 years from the first CSFD.

The call for Minisymposium Proposals for CAIMS*SCMAI 2024 Meeting is open.

Website: https://www.caims2024.org/


3. Reminder: Call for candidates in the CAIMS*SCMAI 2024 elections, deadline 31-01-2024

CAIMS*SCMAI will be holding its 2024 elections in March-April 2024.
The open positions are
+ Communications Officer (duration 3 years)
+ Two Board Members-at-Large (duration 3 years each)

All members of CAIMS*SCMAI are invited to put forward names of candidates for these offices. Applications should reach the CAIMS*SCMAI Secretary, Christina Christara (secretary@caims.ca) by January 31, 2024.

Once you express interest for a position, you will be asked to provide a short statement (half a page bio and similar information) and a picture of yourself.


4. Reminder: CAIMS*SCMAI Award Nominations are open, deadline 31-01-2024

Calls for nominations for all CAIMS awards/prizes are now open
with a deadline for submissions January 31, 2024.
Consider nominating someone for one of our prizes and awards.

Arthur-Beaumont Distinguished Service Award
CAIMS-Fields Industrial Mathematics Prize
CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award
CAIMS*SCMAI Research Prize
Cecil Graham Doctoral Dissertation Award

Go to https://caims.ca/open-nominations/
for more details about the nomination procedure.


CAIMS*SCMAI E–News Information

CAIMS*SCMAI E–News is distributed electronically several times a year by the Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society * Société Canadienne de Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles (http://www.caims.ca).

Past issues are available on the web at http://www.caims.ca/e-news_archive

Submissions are welcome and should be sent in plain text format to:
Christina Christara, CAIMS*SCMAI Secretary Email: secretary@caims.ca
or
Morgan Craig, CAIMS*SCMAI Communications-Officer Email: communications-officer@caims.ca

The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent those of the Board or Membership of CAIMS*SCMAI. The editorial policy of this publication is to encourage the discussion of issues and facilitate the dissemination of information relevant to Canadian applied and industrial mathematics.

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