Mathematics and Statistics, University of Tennessee at Martin

Position ID: UTM-SEARCH1 [#4282]
Position Title: Assistant professor of mathematics or statistics
Position Location: Martin, Tennessee 38238, United States [map]
Application Deadline: finished (posted 2012/10/25, finished 2013/03/19, listed until 2013/04/25)
Position Description:    

*** The account for Mathematics and Statistics, University of Tennessee at Martin has expired, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics seeks to fill two tenure-track positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, dependent on qualifications, to begin August 1, 2013.

A Ph.D. in mathematics or a Ph.D. in statistics completed by August 1, 2013, evidence of successful teaching experience, the capability to maintain a program of professional activity that includes research and publication, and the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse student body are required. Classroom experience using technology such as graphing calculators, Maple, or Minitab, is preferred. Awards for outstanding teaching are desired.

Responsibilities include teaching 12 hours each semester, university service, academic advising of students, professional development, curriculum development, and maintaining a program of professional activity that includes research and publication.

The University of Tennessee at Martin is a primary campus in the University of Tennessee System. The campus is located in Northwest Tennessee approximately 125 miles north of Memphis and 150 miles west of Nashville. The University of Tennessee at Martin has a combined graduate and undergraduate enrollment of approximately 7,751 students. The emphasis is solidly on excellence in teaching, applied research, and outreach. We seek candidates who demonstrate a similar commitment.

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics has 20 faculty positions. A major is offered in mathematics with concentrations in mathematics, statistics, and secondary mathematics. Minors are offered in mathematics and statistics. The department operates a mathematics laboratory that provides instruction in several self-paced courses and tutoring in all freshman and sophomore level courses. The Web address is:

Interested applicants must apply through Please indicate whether or not you will be available to interview at the Joint Meetings in San Diego. A letter of application, resume, a statement of philosophy of teaching, unofficial copies of transcripts, and three original current letters of reference must be included with the application. At least one letter of reference should address teaching. Screening of applicants will begin December 1, 2012, and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries regarding the position may be sent to the search committee chair, Dr. Chris K. Caldwell, at

The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability or covered veteran status. Inquiries should be directed to the Office of Equity and Diversity (OED), 303 Administration Building, Martin, TN 38238, (731) 881-3505 Office, (731) 881-4889 TTY, Hearing Impaired, (731) 881-3507 FAX,,

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Chris K. Caldwell, Search Chair
Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
424 Andy Holt Humanities Building
University of Tennessee at Martin
Martin, TN 38238

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