Texas A&M University - San Antonio, Department of Science and Mathematics

Position ID: 2254-APM [#15360]
Position Title: Associate Professor of Mathematics
Position Location: San Antonio, Texas 78224, United States [map]
Application Deadline: (posted 2019/12/04, listed until 2020/06/04)
Position Description:    

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Job Description Summary This is a tenure-track position requiring teaching, scholarship, and some administrative duties. The candidate should hold the rank of Associate Professor of Mathematics, or be eligible for the rank; they should be able to lead the Program in Mathematics in the Department of Science and Mathematics, including mentoring junior faculty members. While the specialization is open, we seek exceptionally well-qualified individuals with research interests in PDEs, Fluid Mechanics, Harmonic and Microlocal Analysis, or Dynamical Systems. Publications in leading journals is required. Excellence in teaching at all levels of the curriculum and engaging students in research is expected. Review of applications will begin 2 January, 2020, and continues until the position is filled.

Required Education: • Ph.D. in Mathematics, or a closely related field of study.

Responsibilities: • Coordination of the program in mathematics (including, but not limited to scheduling of courses hiring adjunct instructors, and chairing meetings for the program) • Teach two to three 3-hour courses per semester. • Teach mathematics courses at the undergraduate level. • Conduct mathematical or mathematically-related scientific research. • Publication in peer-reviewed research journals in the candidate's field of interest. • Grant proposal writing. • Service and committee work at the program, department, college, university, community, and profession levels.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: • Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others. • Strong self-discipline and ability to work independently. • Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical skills. • Ability to communicate effectively with faculty and students. • Ability to interact with students at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

Required Licenses and Certifications: • A Driver's License is required, as frequent site investigation and stakeholder engagement activities are expected for the position.

Finalists will be required to provide three current, original letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair at the address listed below, The letters should be less than one year old and should bear the writer's actual signature. Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the Office of Academic Affairs, TAMU-SA, One University Way, San Antonio, TX 78224. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcript translated by an approved credential evaluator.

For questions, please contact the following: Associate Professor of Mathematics c/o Michelle Gonzales email: mgonzales2@tamusa.edu Texas A&M University-San Antonio Department of Science & Mathematics One University Way San Antonio, TX 78224

The selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position. Please make sure to provide the following documents: • Application • A curriculum vitae (CV) • A cover letter • A statement of purpose including a biography, and teaching and research philosophies. • Contact information for three references that will provide letters of recommendation, if requested.

Please ensure that all required documents are uploaded prior to submitting an application. Once the application process is submitted, no changes or revisions may be made.

For additional information, and to apply, please visit our website.

Texas A&M University-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

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Postal Mail:
One University Way, Ste. 435
San Antonio, TX 78224

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