Mathematics, Purdue University

Position ID: Purdue-ZOLTNERSP [#10781]
Position Title: Andris A. Zoltners Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2067, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2017/11/15 (posted 2017/09/19, listed until 2018/03/19)
Position Description:    

College of Science
Department of Mathematics
The Department of Mathematics invites applications for an appointment at the rank of tenured full professor to fill the endowed Andris A. Zoltners Professorship in Mathematics. A Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in mathematics or a closely related field is required. We are expecting applications from candidates with an outstanding record of research accomplishments, internationally recognized stature, credentials suitable for immediate nomination as a Distinguished Professor, and great potential for future work. We will consider applications in any area of mathematics.

Duties: Conduct research in mathematics, interact with faculty, teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses, mentor junior faculty, and participate in the governance of the Department, College, and University by serving on faculty committees.

Applications should be submitted online through and should include (1) the AMS cover sheet for academic employment, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a research statement, and (4) four letters of recommendation. Preferably one of the letters will discuss the candidate’s teaching. Reference letter writers should be asked to submit their letters online through

Direct all inquiries to Screening of applications will begin October 30, 2017 and continue until filled. Some offers may be made before the end of January 2018. For information about our department, see A background check will be required for employment in these positions.

Purdue University’s Department of Mathematics is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.

Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Department of Mathematics
150 N. University St.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2067

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