Visiting Assistant Professor, Mathematics

Position Summary

The Department of Mathematics, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, anticipates the appointment of two non-tenure-track visiting assistant professors, effective August 2021. The academic-year (10-month) positions are for two years without further reappointment and are intended for new or recent PhDs with outstanding potential in research and excellent teaching. The expected teaching load is one course per semester. Preference will be given to researchers who can work closely with one or more of our faculty members, and applicants are encouraged to specify with whom they would like to work.

Candidates should submit a cover letter and CV via UB Jobs. Candidates must also submit application materials required at

The deadline for applications is January 31, 2021. Late applications will be considered until the position is filled.

The University at Buffalo is the largest and most comprehensive university in The State University of New York ( SUNY ) system, with about 20,000 undergraduates, 10,000 graduate students, and 1,600 full¬-time faculty. Our 30 tenure-track mathematics faculty and 70 doctoral students pursue research in algebra, applied mathematics, geometry/topology and analysis.

Buffalo comprises New York State’s second-¬largest metropolitan area, known for its friendly residents, world¬-class cultural institutions, and international flavor. The Department of Mathematics is on UB’s North Campus in suburban Amherst, an area that combines outstanding public schools and services with a low cost¬ of ¬living. Downtown Buffalo, with its eclectic neighborhoods, the Lake Erie waterfront, and vast cultural resources, is 15 minutes away, and Niagara Falls is just 20 minutes away.

The University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications

PhD in Mathematics or related field. Eligible candidates should be within five years of degree conferral.

Preferred Qualifications

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