Mathematics, Brigham Young Univ.

Position ID: BYU-VP [#8832]
Position Title: Visiting Professorship
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Provo, Utah 84602, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2016/10/31 finished (posted 2016/06/21, finished 2017/02/01, listed until 2016/12/21)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Applications are invited for a visiting professorship position at any level (assistant, associate, or full professor) in the Department of Mathematics at Brigham Young University to begin 1 January 2017. The department has a strong commitment to undergraduate education and has a substantial doctoral program. Candidates will be evaluated on evidence of excellent teaching and potential to make significant research contributions. Applications in all areas of mathematics are welcome. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled, but applications received before August 31, 2016 will receive full consideration.

No paper submission is needed unless the candidate is unable to submit electronically. Applicants must include the following: Cover letter, Curriculum vitae, at least 4 letters of recommendation, one of which should address teaching ability, a research statement, and a teaching statement. Reference letter writers should be asked to submit their letters online through Do NOT send hard copies. In addition to your MathJobs application, Brigham Young University (BYU) requires all applicants to use its application system. The following link will take you to the advertised positions: YJobs Posting 160215. As a note, you will be required to upload a cover letter and CV on BYU’s site too.

Qualifications: PhD in mathematics; demonstrated excellence in teaching; demonstrated ability to conduct high-quality mathematical research.

Duties and responsibilities: Teaching mathematics at the undergraduate and graduate level; conducting independent research; mentoring students at the PhD, master's, and undergraduate levels; supporting university, college, and department goals and missions.

BYU is an equal employment opportunity employer. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

If you have any difficulty with the application process or if you have additional questions, please call or email Lonette Stoddard (, 801-422-2062). Or you may write to

Search Committee
Department of Mathematics
275 TMCB
Brigham Young University
Provo, Utah 84602-6539

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
275 TMCB
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT 84602

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