Department of Mathematics, Eastern Michigan University

Position ID: 1685-AP [#10941]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197, United States
Subject Areas: Number Theory/Cryptography or a related area
Application Deadline: none (posted 2017/10/04)
Position Description:    

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General Summary:

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Eastern Michigan University invites applications for a tenure-track position beginning August 2018.

Eastern Michigan University, with an enrollment of 23,000 students, is located in Ypsilanti, adjacent to Ann Arbor, in southeastern Michigan.  The Mathematics and Statistics Department has 25 full time faculty members and offers undergraduate programs in mathematics, mathematics education, actuarial science, and mathematics with a concentration in statistics.  In addition we have graduate programs at the Masters level in mathematics and applied statistics. Please apply at


Women and members of minority groups are encouraged to apply.  EMU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to faculty, staff and student diversity.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties will include teaching of both undergraduate and graduate courses, curriculum development, advising, supervision of student research and departmental and professional service.  The standard teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester. 



 A Ph.D. in the mathematical sciences (or scheduled completion by August, 2018) is required.  The department is seeking candidates with a strong background in  number theory/cryptography or a related area.   Applicants must demonstrate excellence in teaching, must have excellent communication skills and must have a strong research record with potential for continuing scholarly activity. 


Supplemental Information:

 Please submit the following materials at : 1) letter of interest; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) teaching statement that defines teaching interests, experiences, goals and strategies for engaging a diverse student population (no more than two pages); 4) statement of research interests (no more than two pages).  Applications will be reviewed starting Dec. 1 and will be accepted until the position is filled.

If contacted, you will be asked to present official transcripts of your highest degree earned at the time of interview.

Also, please send three letters of reference (at least one of which should address teaching ability) by email to, or by U.S. mail to: Search Committee, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, 515 Pray-Harrold, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI 48197.  The email subject line should include the candidate‚Äôs name.

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Postal Mail:
Search Committee
Mathematics Department
515 Pray-Harrold
Eastern Michigan University
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
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