Texas Christian University, Mathematics

Position ID: TCU-ASSTPROF [#21015, 498277]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Fort Worth, Texas 76129, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2022/12/04 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/10/07, listed until 2023/04/07)
Position Description:    

Texas Christian University Fort Worth, Texas Department of Mathematics http://www.math.tcu.edu

The Department of Mathematics at Texas Christian University (TCU) invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position beginning in August 2023. We welcome applicants from all research areas; candidates whose research programs align with areas of pure mathematics research currently present in the department are especially encouraged to apply. Current research areas include Geometry, Topology, Operator Algebras, Number Theory, and Representations of Lie Groups. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. and must possess a Ph.D. by August 2023 in Mathematics or equivalent. Hiring at a higher rank may be possible for exceptional candidates. The department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and service, to the excellence and diversity of the academic community.

Founded in 1873, TCU is a secular institution of approximately 12,000 students with a faculty devoted to excellence in teaching and research. TCU values diversity and inclusion in students, staff, and faculty; highly engaged and interdisciplinary learning; and community engagement. The Department of Mathematics is a small, collegial unit, currently with 20 full-time faculty members. The department serves approximately 125 majors in Math, Actuarial Science, and Data Science and has a small graduate program offering Master’s and Doctoral degrees in Mathematics. The university is located within the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, a vibrant metropolitan area of about 8 million people.

Candidates should apply through MathJobs (http://www.mathjobs.org/) and must also submit information through the TCU HR system. For the application on MathJobs, please submit (a) an AMS cover sheet; (b) a cover letter; (c) a complete vita, including a list of publications; (d) a research plan; (e) a teaching statement specifically addressing your teaching style, classroom techniques, and assessment strategies; (f) a diversity, equity, and inclusion statement, (g) copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts; and (h) three or more confidential letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses the candidate’s teaching in detail. Candidates are strongly encouraged to describe in their application materials how they might support the university and department priorities described above. The posting in the TCU HR system can be found by going to https://jobs.tcu.edu/en-us/job/498277/ . Here, candidates must fill out a brief application, which consists of contact information and the voluntary AA/EEO survey form, and upload a letter of application and their vita. This site also contains further information about TCU, the College of Science and Engineering, and Fort Worth. Applicants who have not submitted the required documents at both sites will not be considered.

Applicants who submit all materials by December 4, 2022, are guaranteed full consideration. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

As an AA/EEO employer, TCU recruits, hires, and promotes qualified persons in all job classifications without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ethnic origin, disability, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

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Further Info:
Box 298900
Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, TX 76129