Purdue University Math Department Assistant Professor Position Announcement

Department of Mathematics
Tenure track: Assistant Professor of Mathematics

The Mathematics Department at Purdue University invites applications for up to two possible appointments in mathematics to begin August 2018. These appointments will be at the level of assistant professor. Appointments will be made based on demonstrated research and teaching qualifications. Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in mathematics or a closely related field is required. Preference will be given to outstanding applicants in the areas of Analysis and Geometry (including stochastic analysis/probability, harmonic analysis, partial differential equations, complex analysis, and symplectic/differential geometry), Algebra (including commutative algebra, algebraic topology, algebraic geometry, automorphic forms and number theory), and Computational and Applied Mathematics (including applied, numerical, and computational analysis, the modeling of physical/biological systems, and inverse problems).

Duties: Conduct research in mathematics. Teach undergraduate and/or graduate
mathematics courses to a diverse student body and supervise graduate students.
Senior faculty will also mentor junior faculty and participate in the governance of
the department, the College of Science, and the University by serving on faculty
committees.

Applications should be submitted online through www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/10778 and should include (1) the AMS cover sheet for academic employment, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a research statement, and (4) four letters of recommendation, one of which discusses the candidate’s teaching qualifications. Reference letter writers should be asked to submit their letters online through www.mathjobs.org. Direct all inquiries to kstroud@math.purdue.edu.

Applications are considered on a continuing basis but candidates are urged to apply
by November 1, 2017. For more information about our department, see www.math.purdue.edu/. A background check will be required for employment in
this position.

Purdue University’s Department of Mathematics is committed to advancing
diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and
engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover
letter, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future
goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.

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