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Visiting Assistant Professor Positions in Mathematics Announced at Purdue University

Purdue University, Posted: October 24, 2022


The Department of Mathematics in the College of Science at Purdue University invites applications for multiple three-year positions as Golomb Visiting Assistant Professor (for new and very recent Ph.D.s). These positions come at a time of dynamic leadership and with significant investment in the College of Science – Purdue’s second-largest college, comprising the mathematical, physical and life sciences. For information about our department, see www.math.purdue.edu.

Qualifications:

These positions will commence August 2023 and are open to mathematicians who demonstrate exceptional research promise and a strong teaching record.  Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in mathematics or closely related field by August 10, 2023 is required. Successful candidates will have research interests in common with Purdue faculty and a record of early research excellence.

Duties include continued research production, engagement with faculty and students, and teaching of undergraduate and graduate mathematics courses.

Purdue University, the College of Science, and the Department of Mathematics are committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including discovery, instruction, and engagement. Candidates are encouraged to address in their cover letter how they are prepared to contribute to a climate that values diversity and inclusion. Purdue University, the College of Science, and the Department of Mathematics are committed to free and open inquiry in all matters. Candidates are encouraged to address in their cover letter how they are prepared to contribute to a climate that values free inquiry and academic freedom.

Applications should be submitted online through www.mathjobs.org and should include (1) the AMS cover sheet for academic employment, (2) a cover letter, (3) a curriculum vitae, (4) a research statement, (5) a teaching statement, and (6) three letters of recommendation, one of which discusses the candidate’s teaching qualifications. In addition, for purposes of equity, to be considered for the position, applicants will also need to create a profile including voluntary demographic data at SuccessFactors. Reference letter writers should be asked to submit their letters online through www.mathjobs.org.  Direct all inquiries to mathexec@purdue.edu. All applications received by November 30, 2022 will be given full consideration. Some offers will be made before the end of January 2023. A background check will be required for employment in these positions.

Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.