Pennsylvania State University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: PennState-FAC [#18840, 20625]
Position Title: Tenured and Tenure-Line Faculty
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2022/02/02 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/11/01, finished 2022/08/06, listed until 2022/02/02)
Position Description:    

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

The Eberly College of Science, at the Pennsylvania State University, invites outstanding applications for tenured/tenure-line faculty positions at the ranks of Associate or Full Professor in the following departments: Astronomy & Astrophysics, Mathematics, Physics, and Statistics. Required qualifications include a demonstrated interest in and capacity to do research publishable in top-tier journals, and a high-level of teaching competence. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in astronomy & astrophysics, mathematics, physics, statistics, or closely related field. Application materials should describe demonstrated interest to fostering diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence and belonging.

Applications for open positions must be submitted electronically and include:

·        Cover letter

·        Curriculum vitae

·        Statement of research plans and vision

·        Statement of teaching philosophy and interests

·        Statement describing demonstrated interested in fostering diversity, inclusion and equity within the college and the applicant`s research community

·        Names and contact information for three references

The Eberly College of Science takes an active role in building a talented, inclusive and culturally competent workforce. We understand that our shared future is guided by basic principles of fairness, mutual respect, and commitment to each other.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until all positions have been filled. We encourage applications from individuals of diverse backgrounds.

The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, inclusion, and sustainability in all of its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity in society and nature, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission.

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Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.  

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
The Pennsylvania State University
Department of Mathematics
109 McAllister Building
University Park, PA 16802