Mathematics Department, Augusta University

Position ID: 1110-ASSISTANTPROFESSOR [#12964, 15060]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Augusta, Georgia 30904, United States [map]
Subject Area: Discrete Mathematics
Starting Date: 2019/08/05
Application Deadline: 2018/12/19 (posted 2018/10/24, listed until 2019/04/24)
Position Description:    

Assistant Professor Position Department of Mathematics College of Science and Mathematics

Augusta University is seeking to fill a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor of Mathematics to begin in August 2019. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics and research expertise in discrete mathematics. Preference will be given to candidates with research interests in applied areas of discrete mathematics. Candidates should have demonstrated potential to maintain an active research program, which will allow them to pursue external funding, and a commitment to excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The typical teaching load is 15 credit hours per academic year.

Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. To be considered for a position at the rank of associate professor, candidates should have a nationally recognized research presence.

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must hold (or receive before start of employment) a Ph.D. in mathematics.

How To Apply:

In order to be formally considered for employment at Augusta University, applications must be submitted electronically at http://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty . Applicants should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names of three references in a single .pdf document. Letters of reference should be sent via email to: Dr. Neal Smith nsmith12@augusta.edu

Finalists will be asked to provide official transcripts. Review of applications will begin on December 19, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

To update your CV or provide additional information after you have applied online, please scan and email this information to HUMANRESOURCES_FACULTYAFFAIRS@augusta.edu. The subject line of your email should include the reference number and title of the position for which you applied.

Conditions of Employment:

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review. For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check. The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of original transcripts. Those candidates trained at a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Augusta University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. Also, Augusta University is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status. About Augusta University:

Augusta University is a student-centered comprehensive research university and academic health center with over 9,000 students and 1,200 faculty members committed to providing leadership and excellence in teaching, discovery, clinical care, and service. The Department of Mathematics has twenty full-time faculty with research interests in applied mathematics, pure mathematics, statistics, and mathematics education. It offers the B.S. degree in Mathematics with a choice of several concentrations, is part of an accelerated joint B.S./M.S. degree in Mathematics and Biostatistics and an accelerated joint B.S./M.A.T. in Secondary Education, and anticipates the launching of an M.S. degree in Biological and Computational Mathematics. Augusta, GA is growing and thriving, with its greater-metropolitan area approaching half a million with beautiful nature in arm’s reach. Located on the south bank of the Savannah River, midway between the Great Smoky Mountains and coastal beaches, Augusta is within a few hours of the cultural centers of Atlanta, Asheville, Savannah, Athens, Columbia, Greenville, and Charleston. The Morris Museum of Art, the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, The Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, the Jessye Norman School of the Arts, and performing arts events at the Miller Theater, the Imperial Theater, and the James Brown Arena establish a rich cultural milieu. And of course Augusta is home to the world-renowned Masters Golf Tournament. Due to a $100 million contribution from the state of Georgia, Augusta is now becoming one of the leading centers for cyber security in the nation. This is bringing a huge influx of leading edge businesses and investments, further transforming cultural activities, including arts and design, providing new jobs, and energizing the historical downtown district. AU is committed to excellence through diversity in our student body and faculty, and thus strongly encourages women and minorities to apply.

Other Information

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Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.


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Contact: Dr. Neal Smith
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Department of Mathematics
1120 15th Street
AH N319
Augusta, GA 30912

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