Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Discrete Mathematics

Auburn University
Alabama, United States
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Posted Date
Sep 26, 2022

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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Discrete Mathematics

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The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Auburn University invites applications for a nine-month tenure-track Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor position beginning on August 16, 2023.

We seek applicants with research specialization in any area of Discrete Mathematics. The successful candidate will develop an independent research program at Auburn, enhancing and complementing the department’s current research group in discrete mathematics. The successful candidate will also teach at the undergraduate and graduate level, and supervise graduate students.

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has a PhD program and various MS programs, including a new MS program in Data Science. It has over 50 mathematicians/statisticians and more than 120 graduate students engaged in research in a wide variety of areas in mathematics and statistics. Auburn University’s strong research programs in a variety of areas present many opportunities for interdisciplinary research and for participation in its various multidisciplinary programs. Auburn University is an R1 University and one of the nation’s premier land grant institutions. It maintains high levels of research activity and high standards for teaching excellence. For more information on faculty life at Auburn University, please visit: . Auburn University is understanding of and sensitive to the family needs of faculty, including dual-career couples. Please visit the following link for more information: .

Applications must include a cover letter, transcript(s), curriculum vitae, a statement of research, a statement of teaching (and teaching evaluations if available), and a statement of contributions to diversity and inclusion. Candidates should also submit the names and contact information for three or four professional references. One reference must address teaching experience and abilities. For additional information contact: Dr. Jessica McDonald, Chair, Search Committee, e-mail: .

Minimum Qualifications

An earned doctorate in Mathematics or related field by the appointment start date is required, and candidates should have strong evidence of teaching and research ability. A good record of external funding is required for more senior-level applicants. Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills are required, including an ability to communicate effectively in English. Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States at the time appointment begins, and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment.

Desired Qualifications

Postdoctoral research experience is desired for applicants at the assistant level.

Special Instructions to Applicants

For full consideration, please have all application documents submitted no later than November 15, 2022. Please upload your statement of contributions to inclusion and diversity in STEM under the Other category under required applicant documents.

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