University of Memphis, Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: 2218-ASSTPROF [#13652, L18717]
Position Title: Ralph Faudree Assistant Professorship
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Memphis, Tennessee 38152, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematical Sciences
Application Deadline: 2019/08/16help popup finished (2019/02/19, finished 2019/11/19)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Memphis invites applications for the Ralph Faudree Assistant Professorship, beginning Fall 2019. Appointments are for two years, with an extension to a third year based on demonstration of satisfactory performance in teaching and research. Candidates should have research activity in an area of Combinatorics and Graph Theory with preference given to those who have received their Ph.D. within the last 3 years, have outstanding research record, and demonstrated teaching success. Appointees will be expected to fulfill teaching duties of 3 one-semester courses per academic year (a 2/1 teaching load), mentor graduate and undergraduate students, and pursue their own research program. Applicants must be on track to receive a Ph.D. in the relevant field by May 2019 and must hold a Ph.D. at the time of the appointment.

Further information may be found online at news/positions.php.

Applicants must complete an on-line application at and upload a curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing research and teaching interests, an unofficial transcript, contact information for three professional reference providers, and selected publications.

For full consideration, on-line applications and reference letters must be uploaded. Review of applications will begin January, 2019 and may continue until position is filled.

The University of Memphis is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We urge all qualified applicants to apply for this position. Appointment will be based on qualifications as they relate to position requirements without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, disability or veteran status. Successful candidates must meet guidelines of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. For any questions regarding this position, please contact the chair of the search committee Dr. Paul Balister, email:

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Contact: Paul Balister, 901-678-3138
Postal Mail:
Department of Mathematical Sciences
373 Dunn Hall
The University of Memphis
Memphis, TN 38152
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