University of Maine, Mathematics & Statistics

Position ID: UMaine-APM [#9945]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Orono, Maine 04469, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Starting Date: 2017/08/28
Application Deadline: 2017/03/21 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2017/01/10, finished 2017/09/24, listed until 2017/07/10)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications is accepted. ***

University of Maine
Department of Mathematics and Statistics

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Maine invites applications for a tenure-track, academic year position as Assistant Professor of Mathematics, effective August 28, 2017. Candidates from all areas of mathematics are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates who specifically address in their cover letter how their work would enhance our research and teaching activities both in their pure and their applied aspects.

A Ph.D. in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics is required by date of hire. Demonstrated effective teaching, strong potential for obtaining external research funding and excellent written and oral communication skills are also required. Responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate teaching (normally totalling two classes per semester), advising of students, directing undergraduate projects and graduate theses, maintaining an active program of research and other scholarly activity, and engaging in university and professional service. Located on the northern border of beautiful Downeast Maine, the University of Maine, Orono, is the flagship campus of the University of Maine System and is the principal graduate institution in the state. It is the state's land grant and sea grant university, enrolling 12,000 students. The Department offers BA and MA degrees. Further information about the Department and our activities can be found at Numerous cultural activities, excellent public schools in neighborhoods where children can walk to school, high quality medical care, little traffic, and a reasonable cost of living make the greater Bangor area a wonderful place to live. The University of Maine is located just 60 miles from the beautiful Bar Harbor area and Acadia National Park and two hours from Portland, offering access to a wealth of outdoor activities and a thriving restaurant scene.

Appropriate background checks are required.

All University of Maine System employees are required to comply with applicable policies and procedures, as well as to complete applicable workplace related screenings, and required employee trainings, such as Information Security, Safety Training, Workplace Violence, and Sexual Harassment.

To apply, submit a cover letter (which should describe your background and how you meet the job requirements as described above), research and teaching statements, a curriculum vitae (which fully describes your qualifications and experiences with specific reference to the required and preferred qualifications) and at least three letters of reference, at least one of which should address your teaching. These materials must be submitted through, and in addition the cover letter, research and teaching statements and curriculum vitae must also be submitted via HireTouch at the webpage or the direct

You will need to create a profile and application before uploading these materials. Incomplete applications cannot be considered.

General correspondence about this position should be sent to Screening of applications will begin March 21, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

As an NSF ADVANCE institution, UMaine is committed to diversity in our workforce and to dual-career couples.

The University of Maine is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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:
Nigel Pitt
333 Neville Hall
University of Maine
Orono,Maine 04469-5752

© 2020 MathJobs.Org, American Mathematical Society. All Rights Reserved.