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Assistant Professor, Mathematics

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please attach the following 5 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Profile Application: (#1) AMS cover sheet with a letter of application, which addresses the position description, qualifications, and shared research interests with current members of the faculty (as one complete document in PDF format), (#2) Curriculum Vitae, (#3) a teaching philosophy statement and any additional supporting materials (as one complete document), (#4) a description of your research area and plans, (#5) "Other Document" to include evidence of excellent in teaching, e.g. sample teaching evaluations if available or other supporting documents (as one complete document). Additionally, a minimum of three academic reference letters must be submitted electronically to mathdept@math.uri.edu with subject line math search 2017. At least one letter must address teaching qualifications and at least two letters must address the research of the candidate. Visit www.math.uri.edu for more information about the Mathematics Department.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Job Description Summary, Duties and Responsibilities, Required Qualifications and Preferred Qualifications

Application Deadline: This is an open until filled search. First consideration will be given to applications received by December 15, 2017. Second consideration may be given to applications received by January 15, 2018. Applications received subsequent to second consideration date (January 15, 2018) may not be given full consideration.
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Applications are invited for a tenure-track, academic-year Assistant Professor position in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Rhode Island to begin Fall 2018.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Teach and develop undergraduate and graduate courses, publish original research, conduct interdisciplinary research, seek external funding, advise undergraduate and graduate students, and engage in departmental, college, and university service.

Qualifications

Required:

1. A Ph.D. in Mathematics by time of appointment date June 2018.

2. A research specialty in any of the following: Probabilistic Combinatorics, Difference Equations, or Holomorphic Dynamical Systems.

3. Evidence of commitment to excellence in college level teaching, learning, and student success commensurate with level of academic experience.

4. Demonstrated ongoing research program and sustained record of publications commensurate with experience.

5. Demonstrated ability to contribute to our graduate research program and supervise Ph.D. students.

6. Demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups/populations.

Preferred:

1. Preference will be given to candidates who share research interests with current faculty members of the department.

2. Demonstrated ability to secure external funding.

3. Evidence of experience in using innovative pedagogical methods, including technology assisted learning.


ALL REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO POSSIBLE MODIFICATION TO REASONABLY ACCOMMODATE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.

Union AAUP - American Assoc of Univ Professors
Status Academic Year, Full-time, Tenure-track, Permanent
End Date of Restriction or Limitation

Department Information

Department Mathematics
Contact(s)

Gail Henriques
Faculty/Non-Classified Professional Staff Recruitment
Office of Human Resources
URI


(Please note: applications must be submitted online only at: https://jobs.uri.edu)

Contact Email
Campus Location Kingston
Grant Funded
Extension Contingent on Funding Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please attach the following 5 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Profile Application: (#1) AMS cover sheet with a letter of application, which addresses the position description, qualifications, and shared research interests with current members of the faculty (as one complete document in PDF format), (#2) Curriculum Vitae, (#3) a teaching philosophy statement and any additional supporting materials (as one complete document), (#4) a description of your research area and plans, (#5) “Other Document” to include evidence of excellent in teaching, e.g. sample teaching evaluations if available or other supporting documents (as one complete document).

Additionally, a minimum of three academic reference letters must be submitted electronically to mathdept@math.uri.edu with subject line math search 2017. At least one letter must address teaching qualifications and at least two letters must address the research of the candidate.

Visit www.math.uri.edu for more information about the Mathematics Department.

Posting Information

Position Number 107462
Posting Number F00050
Posting Date 09/21/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Quicklink for Posting http://jobs.uri.edu/postings/2757

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Research
  5. Other Document
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Ph.D. in Mathematics, and will you have by time of appointment date June 2018?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a research specialty in any of the following: Probabilistic Combinatorics, Difference Equations, or Holomorphic Dynamical Systems?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have evidence of commitment to excellence in college level teaching, learning, and student success commensurate with level of academic experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have demonstrated ongoing research program and sustained record of publications commensurate with experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have demonstrated ability to contribute to our graduate research program and supervise Ph.D. students?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups/populations?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other