George Mason University, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: GMU-TTAP [#16292]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Fairfax, Virginia 22030, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematical Sciences
Application Deadline: 2020/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/09/17, finished 2021/06/05)
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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Mathematics The Department of Mathematical Sciences at George Mason University invites applications for three tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin 25 August 2021. Candidates must possess a Ph.D. degree by 25 August 2021 and must have strong records in both research and teaching. Candidates with postdoctoral experience are preferred. These positions are in support of the state-funded Tech Talent Investment Program (TTIP) which seeks to increase the number of Virginia graduates at the bachelor’s and master’s level in technology and computing related fields including mathematical sciences. Preference will be given to candidates whose research interests align with those of the department and with the TTIP goals. The search will focus on applicants with expertise in the areas of computational and theoretical mathematics related to modeling, dynamical systems, graph theory, combinatorics, and probability, but all disciplines will be considered. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and to support the department’s PhD program in Mathematics. For more information, visit For full consideration applications must be received by December 1, 2020, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications will include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement and at least four letters of recommendation, one of which discusses teaching. Applications may be submitted online at

Other correspondence may be directed to or by regular mail to: Search Committee Department of Mathematics Sciences Exploratory Hall, Room 4400 Mail Stop 3F2 George Mason University Fairfax, VA 22030

GMU is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse faculty community. We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans.

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Department of Mathematical Sciences
4400 University Drive, MS 3F2
Exploratory Hall, room 4400
Fairfax, VA 22030