The Department of Mathematics at Marshall University invites applications for one tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor starting in fall 2014. Candidates must hold the Ph.D. degree in mathematics or a related field at the time of appointment. Preference will be given to candidates with research interests in combinatorics, dynamical systems, numerical analysis, or mathematical statistics. However, truly outstanding candidates in other fields of mathematical sciences will also be considered. In addition to formal scholarly credentials, candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching and mentoring both undergraduate and graduate student research.
The Department also seeks a candidate who will contribute to the University’s general education curriculum with its emphasis on a common First-Year Seminar and core curriculum courses that enhance students’ critical thinking and the College’s support of interdisciplinary programs of study. Candidates who are invited to campus for interviews must have official transcripts (undergraduate and graduate) sent by their degree-granting institutions prior to the interview date. Official transcripts should be mailed to: Search Committee Chair, Department of Mathematics, Marshall University, 1 John Marshall Boulevard, Huntington, WV 25755. We will be at the Joint Meetings in Baltimore in January 2014. Please let us know if you will be there.
If you are applying for the position (Internal Number: 13187), please complete the online faculty/staff data form for this position through the Office of Human Resources at http://web.marshall.edu/eeoaa/Forms/MU_EEO_AA_Self_Identification_Form.asp
Marshall University is an AA/EEO employer and is committed to the diversity of its workforce. Application materials consisting of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and three reference letters should be uploaded to www.mathjobs.org. Review of applications will begin December 15, 2013 and will continue until position is filled.
For further information, please visit http://www.marshall.edu/math/, or contact Search Committee Chair, Dr. Basant Karna at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
A background check will be required for the candidate selected for this position.