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Assistant Professor

Posting Information

Posting Information

Position Title Assistant Professor
Job Posting Number 20180008FAC
Job Location San Marcos
Department Mathematics
Position Description

The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong commitment to high-quality research in topology. The candidate must also be dedicated to the teaching and mentoring of students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. In addition, the candidate must be actively engaged in service to the department, college, university and mathematical community. The starting salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications.

Required Qualifications

1. An earned doctorate in mathematics.
2. Potential for research excellence in Topology.
3. Potential for teaching excellence.
4. A strong preparation in mathematics.
5. An ability to contribute to departmental missions.

Preferred Qualifications

An applicant who shows potential for research collaboration with current faculty in Topology.

Application Procedures

For full consideration, applicants must submit the following via mathjobs.org: cover letter, AMS cover sheet, current curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, statement of research agenda, teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants are also required to submit a current curriculum vitae and cover letter through the Texas State University website, https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/19795.

Selected candidates for interview will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree granting universities.

Proposed Start Date Fall 2018
Open Date
Review Date 10/23/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. DD 214/DD1300
  2. Veteran's Preference
  3. Transcripts
  4. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  5. Statement of Research Interests
  6. Additional Document