Mathematics Department, University of California, San Diego

Position ID: UCSD-EXCASST18 [#12180, JPF01841]
Position Title: Dean's Excellence Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics
Position Location: La Jolla, California 92093-0112, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: none (posted 2018/09/04, updated 2018/07/24)
Position Description:    

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 the Dean’s Excellence search, which includes tenure-track faculty positions. 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. 

Successful 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. In addition, successful candidates must also demonstrate a commitment to equity and inclusion in higher education. A successful candidate must 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 can articulate how this experience helped shape their plan. Candidates should present any previous experience having served as a role model in mentoring others. Successful candidates will demonstrate 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, candidates 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, 2019. Review of applications will commence on October 15, 2018 and continue until positions are filled. Submit applications online through https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/12180 

Complete applications will include the following:  
* 3 Reference Letters (at least one letter should address teaching experience in some depth) 
* AMS Standard Cover Sheet 
* Curriculum Vitae 
* Publications List 
* 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). 

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

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

The Department of Mathematics has multiple positions posted. Interested candidates must apply to each individual position they wish to be considered for; applications will not be moved to other posted positions. 

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.

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:
http://www.math.ucsd.edu/
 
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