University of North Texas, Mathematics Department

Position ID: UNT-ALG [#19095]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Denton, Texas 76203-5017, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Algebra, Number Theory, Combinatorics
Application Deadline: finished (2021/11/22, finished 2022/05/30, listed until 2022/05/22)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Mathematics Department at the University of North Texas seeks to strengthen its group in algebra, number theory, and combinatorics with a hire at the tenure-track assistant professor level, to begin in Fall 2022. Applicants with interest in computational methods and/or algebraic combinatorics are particularly encouraged to apply.

The primary responsibilities of the position are to pursue research and teach undergraduate and graduate courses. A Ph.D. at the time of appointment is required. Preference will be given to applicants with postdoctoral training and undergraduate and/or graduate level teaching experience.

In order to be considered for the position, applications should be submitted directly to both and to the UNT website The application must include a cover letter, a current vita, a research statement, a teaching statement, and four letters of recommendation, one of which addresses the applicant's teaching abilities. The letters must be uploaded to by their authors.

Applicants are encouraged to include a statement discussing experiences with and plans for inclusion, diversity, equality, and access. The search committee will consider potential contributions in these areas.

UNT is one of the largest universities in Texas, with an overall enrollment of around 42,000. It is a public research university with Carnegie R1 status. The Department of Mathematics has 25 tenure system faculty members, a postdoctoral program, approximately 60 graduate students, and 250 math majors. We offer B.S., B.A., M.S., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees. For further information see

Review of applications begins December 1, 2021 and will continue until the search is closed. Hiring will be contingent on funding. The University of North Texas is an EOE/ADA/AA institution, committed to diversity in its employment and educational programs, thereby creating a welcoming environment for everyone.

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:
University of North Texas
Mathematics Department
1155 Union Circle #311430
Denton, TX 76203-5017