University of Virginia, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: UVa-OPEN2020 [#14500]
Position Title: Open Rank Faculty in the Department of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2019/10/20 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/09/17, finished 2020/04/26, listed until 2020/08/17)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured open-rank full-time position. Applicants must present evidence of outstanding accomplishments and promise in both research and teaching. We seek candidates dedicated to our mission and passionate about teaching in a world-class institution. The appointment begins with the fall term of 2020, with an anticipated start date of August 25, 2020.


In addition to developing external funding to support research endeavors, candidates will be expected to teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels and provide service to the University, Department and professional organizations. Applicants must be on track to receive a Ph.D. in the relevant field by May 2020 and must hold a Ph.D. at the time of appointment. The search is in the area of Arithmetic Geometry/Number Theory.

Application Process:

Please apply at Complete an application online by attaching a cover letter which addresses (1) Areas of research interest; (2) Aims of future research; (3) Potential Collaborations/Projects at UVa; (4) Past experience working on issues of diversity, equity and inclusion and/or working with diverse populations; (5) Teaching experience. Also attach a curriculum vitae, and contact information for four references. In addition, please submit the following required documents electronically through Cover letter, AMS Standard Cover Sheet, curriculum vitae, a publication list, a description of research, and a statement about teaching interests and experience. The applicant must also have at least four letters of recommendation submitted, of which one must support the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher.

Application Deadline:

Review of applications will begin October 20, 2019; however, the position will remain open until filled. The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to employment. This position will also require an Education Verification (FSAKA).

For questions regarding the application process, please contact Rich Haverstrom, Faculty Search Advisor, at

For additional information about the position contact:

For information on the benefits available to members of the academic faculty at UVA, visit

UVA assists faculty spouses and partners seeking employment in the Charlottesville area. To learn more please visit For more information about UVA and the Charlottesville community please see and

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:
PO Box 400137
Department of Mathematics
Kerchof Hall
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4137