University of Rhode Island, Mathematics

Position ID: URI-AP [#18640, F00269]
Position Title: Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2021/12/14 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/10/15)
Position Description:    

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Applications are invited for a tenure-track, academic-year Assistant Professor position in the Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematical Sciences at the University of Rhode Island to begin Fall 2022. We are seeking to attract a diverse pool of job applicants for this position. A key pillar of URI’s mission is to “inspire an enlightened community that is characterized by vibrant cultural diversity; that embraces difference; that is built upon a learning environment that fosters respect, understanding, and social justice; and that rejects prejudice and intolerance.” Our department seeks candidates whose principles align with that mission.

The department has 14 research faculty members, 8 lecturers, and 16 teaching assistants. We offer programs leading to BA, BS, MS, and PhD degrees with applied math options at all levels and participate in the Data Science Program. The interdisciplinary nature of our department will provide the new faculty member with opportunities to interact with a broad range of colleagues.

The research activities of the faculty are mainly concentrated in the areas of combinatorics and graph theory, complex dynamical systems, computational mathematics, data science, difference equations, financial mathematics, mathematical biology and modeling, numerical analysis, numerical linear algebra, applied probability/statistics, partial differential equations, scientific computing, and applied analysis.


Responsibilities include teaching and developing undergraduate and graduate courses, publishing original research, conducting interdisciplinary research, seeking external funding, advising undergraduate and graduate students, and engaging in departmental, college, and university service.

For complete details, including required and preferred qualifications, and the application process itself, please visit the URI jobs website at to apply for job posting (F00269).

The search will remain open until the position is filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by (December 1, 2021). Second consideration may be given to applications received by (January 15, 2022). Applications received subsequent to second consideration date (January 15, 2022) may not be given full consideration.

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE ONLY. The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer. Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.

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