Texas State University-San Marcos, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: 915-ASSTPROF1 [#12380, 20190033FAC]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: San Marcos, Texas 78666, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematics Education, or closely related field
Application Deadline: 2018/11/10 finished (2018/08/29, finished 2019/02/26, listed until 2019/02/28)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics is seeking to hire a tenure track Assistant Professor in Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematics Education, or closely related field starting Fall 2019.

The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong commitment to high-quality research in one or more areas of specialization mentioned above. This candidate will also be expected to work closely with Mathworks, a mathematics education center in the Mathematics Department. The candidate must 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, mathematic education, statistics, or a closely related field prior to employment. 2. Evidence of, or potential for, research excellence. 3. Evidence of, or potential for, teaching excellence. 4. A strong interest in working with the Texas State Mathworks programs; an ability to contribute to the Mathworks mission; and the potential to assume a leadership role in Mathworks. 5. A strong preparation in mathematics. 6. An ability to contribute to the Mathematics Department mission.

Preferred Qualifications 1. Evidence of, or potential to obtain, external funding. 2. High potential to collaborate with departmental faculty in mathematics and mathematics education.

Applicants must submit the following via mathjobs.org/jobs: cover letter, AMS cover sheet, current curriculum vitae, all undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial ones are acceptable for initial screening), 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/22973.

To ensure full consideration, the materials listed above should arrive at the required locations by November 10, 2018. However, we shall continue to accept applications until the position is filled.

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree-granting universities.

Texas State University, to the extent not in conflict with federal or state law, prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.

Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.

Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.

Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.

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:
Texas State University
Department of Mathematics
601 University Dr.
MSC 470
San Marcos, TX 78666

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