University of Rhode Island, Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: URI-APM [#21560, F00350]
Position Title: Assistant Professor, Mathematics with specialty in Data Science
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics with specialty in Data Science
Application Deadline: 2022/12/14 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/11/16)
Position Description:    

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 2023. We are seeking to attract a diverse pool of job applicants for this position. Among URI’s foundational values are the “freedom to learn, teach, and conduct research with integrity in the pursuit and dissemination of new knowledge aimed at contribution to the public good,” and “an inclusive, accessible, equitable, and diverse community whereby we respect the rights and dignity of all.” Our department seeks candidates whose principles align with these values and more.

The department has 16 research faculty members, 9 teaching faculty members, and 16 graduate teaching assistants. We offer programs leading to BA, BS, MS, and PhD degrees with applied math options at all levels and co-govern the Data Science Program, which houses a BA, BS, online graduate certificate, and online Master’s degree. The interdisciplinary nature of our department will provide the new faculty member with opportunities to interact with a broad range of colleagues in areas such as, Oceanography, Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, Engineering, Biology, and Business.

The research activities of the faculty in our department 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. Data Science is an area of tremendous growth for the department and the College of Arts and Sciences. University wide, investments have been made in hiring faculty who do research in data science or data-enabled science and in the research computing (data, high-performance computing, machine learning) facilities and support personnel to enhance their opportunities for success.

Please visit the URI jobs website at to apply for faculty job posting (F00350).

The search will remain open until the position has been filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by December 27, 2022. Second consideration may be given to applications received by January 24, 2023. Applications received subsequent to second consideration date (January 24, 2023) may not be given full consideration.


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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