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Faculty Employment Opportunities


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Assistant Professor

The Department of Mathematics, within the Division of Physical Sciences at the University of California, San Diego (http://www.math.ucsd.edu), is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body and invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. This is a broad search that is open to applicants from all areas of pure and applied mathematics and statistics. All positions are subject to availability of funding.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a closely related field and demonstrated potential for a recognized program of excellence in both teaching and research. A successful candidate should have a well-articulated plan of contributing to programs that increase the access and success of underrepresented students and faculty in the sciences. We especially welcome candidates who have already participated in, contributed to, or created such programs and who have a commitment to helping shape and expand the University’s diversity initiatives (http://diversity.ucsd.edu/).

Teaching in mathematics, and related topics, will be expected. Ideally, the candidate will have skills and interest in teaching lecture courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Candidates must receive their Ph.D. prior to their first quarter of teaching. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on UC pay scales. The starting date for the position is July 1, 2020. Review of applications will commence on October 15, 2019 and continue until positions are filled. Submit applications online through https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02192

Complete applications will include the following:

  • AMS Standard Cover Sheet
  • Research Statement
  • Teaching Statement
  • Statement describing past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion (see http://physicalsciences.ucsd.edu/faculty/contributions-to-diversity-statements.html for additional information on how to write this statement).
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Publications List
  • 3 Reference Letters addressing research, teaching, and professional service (at least one letter should address teaching experience in some depth)

Information on contributions to diversity statements can be found at the following link: http://physicalsciences.ucsd.edu/faculty/contributions-to-diversity-statements.html.

For applicants interested in spousal/partner employment, please visit the UCSD Partner Opportunities Program at http://aps.ucsd.edu/services/pop/index.html.

The Department of Mathematics has multiple positions posted. Interested candidates must apply to each position for which they wish to be considered.

UC San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.


UCSD is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Applicants are invited to preview campus diversity resources and programs at Diversity at UC San Diego. To assist applicants who may have concerns regarding employment opportunities for spouses/partners, please review the UCSD Academic Job Opportunities Bulletin and the Staff Employment Opportunity Bulletin

Updated 09/04/2019 03:10 PM