Mathematics, Queens College (CUNY)

Position ID: QCCUNY-STATDS [#11341, JobID#17781]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics (with preferred specialization in Statistics, Applied Statistics or Data Science)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Queens, New York 11367, United States [map]
Starting Date: 2018/08/27
Application Deadline: 2017/12/30** finished (posted 2017/11/15, finished 2018/03/29, listed until 2017/12/30)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics at Queens College of the City University of New York invites applications for a full-time, tenure track Assistant Professor position in Mathematics beginning Fall 2018. The area of expertise is open; however, we are particularly interested in prospective candidates with expertise in Applied Mathematics, of which those specializing in Statistics, Applied Statistics or Data Science will be preferred.

Responsibilities: The duties of this position include establishing a record of research and scholarship via peer-reviewed publication; teaching undergraduate and Master's level courses in Mathematics and Statistics; serving on departmental and college-wide committees; working cooperatively with colleagues, and mentoring students. The successful candidate must be committed to teaching a diverse student body.  

Qualifications: Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in either Mathematics or Statistics by June 1, 2018. They must provide significant evidence of scholarly promise and achievement as well as excellent teaching credentials. Demonstrated potential for superior achievement in interdisciplinary research is desired. Post-doctoral experience is preferred, but not required.

Compensation: CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development. 

About the college: Often referred to as “the jewel of the CUNY system,” Queens College is an urban school in a suburban setting, where a large and diverse student body receives personalized attention. This formula has made us one of New York’s premier educational institutions. 

With a mission to prepare students to become leading citizens of an increasingly global society, we offer a rigorous education in the liberal arts and sciences under the guidance of a faculty dedicated to both teaching and research. Our liberal arts, science, and pre-professional programs earn us high rankings in prestigious college guides such as The Princeton Review America’s Best Value Colleges. Our students graduate with the ability to think critically, address complex problems, explore various cultures, and use modern technologies and information resources. They have won prominence in nearly every field.  

CUNY is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from, women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as those who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s mission. Candidates with demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusiveness through their research, teaching, and/or service are encouraged to apply. 

Applications consisting of a cover letter, an up-to-date curriculum vitae containing a complete itemized list of courses taught, a teaching philosophy statement, and four letters of recommendation (one of which provides detailed information regarding the candidate’s teaching) must be received electronically at by the closing date. 

In addition, all candidates MUST also apply through CUNYfirst (Go to, In the box under "What", enter "17781", Click on "Assistant Professor - Statistics, Applied Statistics or Data Science (Department of Mathematics)"  Click on the "Apply Now" button and follow the instructions). However, the applicant needs to supply only a curriculum vitae and a list of the names of references on CUNYfirst.  

Please Note: All applicants MUST apply through both CUNYfirst and math jobs in order to be considered for this position.

Equal Opportunity: We are committed to enhancing our diverse academic community by actively encouraging people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply. We take pride in our pluralistic community and continue to seek excellence through diversity and inclusion. We are an EO/AA Employer.

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:
Department of Mathematics
Queens College (CUNY)
65-30 Kissena Boulevard
Queens, New York 11367-1597

© 2018 MathJobs.Org, American Mathematical Society. All Rights Reserved.