We are hiring!
We have open positions for
- A Resident Researcher in Machine Learning (continuously open);
- An Academic Manager for AIMSSEC, the AIMS Schools Enrichment Centre (closing date 19 June 2023);
- A Mathematics Education Lecturer (Intermediate Phase) at AIMSSEC.
- A Postdoctoral Research Fellowship: Deep Learning and Bioacoustics
- An Adminstrative Officer at AIMSSEC
Please see our applications page for more details!
The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) is a pan-African network of Centres of Excellence for post-graduate training in mathematical sciences, research and public engagement in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). AIMS is enabling Africa’s talented students to become innovators driving the continent’s scientific, educational and economic self-sufficiency.
What it is like to teach at AIMS
I recently had the privilege of teaching an Applied Statistics course at AIMS South Africa, an institution renowned for nurturing some of the brightest minds on the continent. The core…Read More
AIMSSEC Outreach Programmes
AIMSSEC runs monthly online Global Teacher Empowerment Network (GTEN) workshops for alumni, current students and primary and secondary teachers around the world. In April Mrs Toni Beardon, Ms Caroline Ainslie,…Read More
AIMS Entrepreneurship Programme 2023
AIMS South Africa is proud to announce the successful conclusion of its groundbreaking student entrepreneurship program, which engaged 55 talented Master’s students in tackling real-world challenges. The programme, focused on…Read More
AIMSSEC hosts IMO delegates
AIMSSEC offered a helping hand to one of its stakeholders, SAMF (South Africa Mathematics Foundation). The International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) is the World Championship Mathematics Competition for High School students…Read More
LLM Workshop 2023
How will ChatGPT and other large language models (LLMs) change education, academia and data science and what are the threats and opportunities that LLMs present for Africa. These were some…Read More
Advancing African Early-Career Women in Mathematical Sciences
The lack of women’s participation and retention in academia and research in STEM remains one of the fundamental challenges across the globe, particularly in Africa, despite improvements over the past…Read More