SUNY at Buffalo, Mathematics

Position ID: 596-VAP2021 [#18353]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Buffalo, New York 14260, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2021/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/09/27, finished 2022/05/07, listed until 2022/03/27)
Position Description:    

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


The Department of Mathematics, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, anticipates the appointment of two non-tenure-track visiting assistant professors, effective August 2022 and one non-tenure-track visiting assistant professor effective January 2022. All of these positions are for two years, and are intended for new or recent PhDs with outstanding potential in research and excellent teaching. The teaching load is one course per semester. Preference will be given to researchers who can work closely with one or more of our faculty members. Applicants are strongly encouraged to specify with whom they would like to work.

Candidates should submit a cover letter (also indicating whether they will be available January 2022, fall 2022 or both), a curriculum vitae, a summary of their research program, a description of their teaching experience and three or more letters of reference, one of which supports the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher. Finally, candidates must also submit the CV and cover letter at

The deadline for applications is November 1, 2021, but late applications will be considered until all positions are filled.

The University at Buffalo is the largest and most comprehensive university in The State University of New York (SUNY) system, with about 20,000 undergraduates, 10,000 graduate students, and 1600 full-time faculty. Our 30 tenure- track faculty and 70 doctoral students pursue research in algebra, analysis, applied mathematics, geometry/topology and number theory. Buffalo comprises New York State’s second-largest metropolitan area, and is known for its friendly residents, world-class cultural institutions, and international flavor. The Department of Mathematics is located on UB's North Campus in suburban Amherst, an area that combines outstanding public schools and services with a low cost of living. Downtown Buffalo and its eclectic neighborhoods, the Lake Erie waterfront, and vast cultural resources, and Niagara Falls are also just 15-20 minutes away.

The University at Buffalo is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Recruiter. We are interested in identifying prospective minority and women candidates. No person, in whatever relationship with the University at Buffalo, shall be subject to discrimination on the basis of age, color, creed, handicap, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
244 Mathematics Building
Mary Talbert Way
North Campus, University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260