University of Hawaii at Hilo, Mathematics

Position ID: UHHilo-ASTPROF [#15609, 83503]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Hilo, Hawaii 96720, United States [map]
Subject Area: General
Application Deadline: 2020/03/02help popup (posted 2020/01/30, listed until 2020/07/30)
Position Description:    

The University of Hawaii at Hilo, College of Natural & Health Sciences (CNHS), Department of Mathematics invites applications for a tenure-track, general funds, nine-month appointment to begin August 2020, pending position clearance and availability of funding. 

The successful candidate will be 
  • a high-quality teacher in lower- and upper-level undergraduate courses in the mathematics department;
  •  contribute to the data science program; 
  • engage in mathematics research, preferably with undergraduate involvement; 
  • engage in curriculum development; advise and mentor students; 
  • and participate in community, department, and university service. 
Minimum Qualifications 
  • Doctoral-level degree at the time of appointment from an accredited university in mathematics or statistics; 
  • evidence of at least one year of teaching at the university level; 
  • and evidence of active research in mathematics or a closely related field. 
Evidence of active research may be satisfied by authorship of refereed scholarly publications or arXiv preprints published within five years, or (in the case of current graduate students) dissertation chapters or manuscripts in preparation.  

Desirable Qualifications 
Evidence of: 
  • High-quality teaching in undergraduate courses in mathematics, statistics, or data science;
  • Research program with applications to data science; 
  • Departmental or university service. 
Experience with or interest in: 
  • teaching in a highly multicultural setting; 
  • engaging undergraduate students in mathematics or data-science related research;
  •  curriculum development; 
  • working with diverse student and community populations that reflect the University of Hawaiʻi’s Native Hawaiian and Pacific-islander serving mission.  
Pay Range 
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience 

(How to Apply) For a complete description, application instructions and to submit an application, please visit NEOGOV and search for #83503 or Assistant Professor, Mathematics.

Please be sure to review the full job posting before applying. Failure to submit all required documents shall deem an application to be incomplete. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Note: If you have not applied for a position before using NEOGOV, you will need to create an account. 

Inquiries (General) 
Dr. Grady Weyenberg, Search Committee Chair & Assistant Professor of Mathematics; 

Please refer to position #83503 when making inquiries. 

Application Deadline 

Continuous recruitment, application review begins March 2, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. 

Important Information 
The official advertisement can be found at NEOGOV. The University of Hawaiʻi is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution and is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of race, sex, gender identity and expression, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, genetic information, marital status, breastfeeding, income assignment for child support, arrest and court record (except as permissible under State law), sexual orientation, domestic or sexual violence victim status, national guard absence, or status as a covered veteran.  

Individuals with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation for the application or hiring process are encouraged to contact the EEO/AA coordinator(s) for the respective campus. 

Employment is contingent on satisfying employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986; reference checks of previous employers; and for certain positions, criminal history record checks. 

In accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, annual campus crime statistics for the University of Hawaiʻi may be viewed at the U.S. Department of Education’s Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool, or a paper copy may be obtained upon request from the respective UH Campus Security or Administrative Services Office.

The University of Hawai‘i is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations will be provided.  UH Hilo values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

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Contact: Grady Weyenberg
Postal Mail:
University of Hawaii at Hilo
Mathematics Department
200 W. Kawili St.
Hilo, HI 96720
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