Career Opportunity at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG)

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) seeks applications for a tenured/tenure-track position in Numerical Partial Differential Equations at the Associate Professor rank beginning August 1, 2017. Competitive applicants will have research expertise that strengthens our Ph.D. program in Computational Mathematics and be ready to direct Ph.D. students. Tenure may be offered at the associate professor rank depending on the selected candidate’s qualifications.

Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in mathematics or a closely related discipline and have qualifications to be hired at the Associate Professor rank.  Successful applicants will be expected to excel in teaching, maintain a vigorous research program, seek external research funding, contribute to the interdisciplinary mission at UNCG, and educate a diverse group of undergraduate and graduate students from various backgrounds. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

UNCG is a doctorate-granting university with an enrollment of about 19,400 students. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics currently has 21 tenured/tenure-track faculty and offers a variety of degree programs. The university is located in the Piedmont region of NC and provides easy access to major research centers in the state including Research Triangle Park.  Additional information about UNCG and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics can be found at and

Applications should include an AMS cover sheet, curriculum vita, description of current research, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation, including one letter addressing the candidate’s teaching abilities. Application materials should be submitted electronically to  Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.  For questions regarding this position, please email

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UNCG is especially proud of the diversity of its student body which is 43% ethnic minority ( UNCG has been designated as a Minority Serving Institution by the US Department of Education.  We seek to attract a diverse applicant pool for this position, especially women and members of minority groups, and we are strongly committed to increasing faculty diversity. UNCG is an EOE AA/M/F/D/V employer.