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Graduate Mathematics Program (GMP)
In the Graduate Mathematics Program (GMP), you'll collaborate with top mathematicians and statisticians in the country, solving problems critical to the success of our missions. You'll have the opportunity to learn and develop cryptomathematical theory and to apply the theory to operational problems. GMP participants work together on problems involving mathematics, statistical, data analysis, cryptology and communications technology. Students document their work in technical papers which are internally published at the agency. State-of-the-art computing resources are available, as well as computational software packages, such as Mathematica, MATLAB, Magma MAPLE, and S-PLUS R.
About the Program
Applicants must be currently enrolled in a mathematics or statistics graduate program where he or she has demonstrated superior mathematical or statistical aptitude and problem-solving skills. Evidence of successful work on an independent project in pure or applied mathematics, statistics, or computer science, is desirable. Applicants may be at any stage in their graduate careers and working, or intending to work, in any area of mathematics or statistics. Computer programming experience is desirable.
How to Apply
To submit a resume online during open season, click any “Apply Online” link. Under “Basic Job Search,” type in keywords “Graduate Mathematics Program” and click on “Search.” Select “Graduate Mathematics Program” and click “Apply Now.” Follow the directions as prompted.
To be considered, you must submit a complete application package that includes:
Applications are not complete without the requested documentation.
Date Posted: Jan 15, 2009 | Last Modified: Oct 03, 2011 | Last Reviewed: Oct 03, 2011