Lehigh University, Mathematics

Position ID: Lehigh-ALG21 [#17096]
Position Title: Assistant Professor: Algebraic Number Theory/Arithmetic Geometry
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States [map]
Subject Area: Algebra
Application Deadline: 2021/01/24 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2020/12/21)
Position Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this position has passed and new applications are no longer being accepted. ***

Lehigh University's Department of Mathematics is seeking applications to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in algebraic number theory or arithmetic geometry, beginning Fall 2021. We seek individuals with a specialization in one of these areas that would enhance and complement the active research areas in the department. Areas of related current department research include algebra, algebraic geometry, number theory, field theory, algebraic combinatorics, and differential geometry. Qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. in mathematics, applied mathematics, or equivalent; the pursuit of a vigorous research program; and a commitment to deliver high quality teaching and mentoring to undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students. Lehigh University publishes the Journal of Differential Geometry, a leading research journal.

We are looking for a scholar who will contribute to the activities of the Department and the University. Postdoctoral experience is desirable, but not required.

 Review of applications: Applications received by January 24, 2021 will be assured of full consideration. Applications should be submitted online at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs. A candidate's application must include:

(a) an AMS cover sheet;
(b) a cover letter that includes a description of how the candidate will contribute to a diverse and equitable community in the College of Arts and Sciences at Lehigh;
(c) a complete vita, including a list of publications;
(d) a research statement;
(e) a statement of teaching philosophy; and
(f) at least four letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses the candidate's qualifications as a teacher.

Inquiries can be addressed to Prof. Steven H. Weintraub: shw2@lehigh.edu

Founded in 1865, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. Recognized among the nation's highly ranked research universities, Lehigh offers a rigorous academic community for nearly 7,000 students. Lehigh University has some 5,000 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, and about 550 full-time faculty members. Lehigh University is located in Bethlehem, PA., a vibrant and historic area. Over 820,000 people live in the Lehigh Valley, which is in close proximity to New York City and Philadelphia.

The College of Arts and Sciences at Lehigh is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Lehigh University was a 2010 NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Grantee and continues to sustain and enhance recruitment, retention, and advancement of women faculty in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics at Lehigh. Lehigh ADVANCE supports creating inclusive systems and evidence-based programs so all faculty can thrive in their careers at Lehigh.

Lehigh offers excellent comprehensive benefits including domestic partner benefits. Visit http://www.lehigh.edu/~inprv/faculty/worklifebalance.html for information on Lehigh's work/life balance initiatives.

Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Further Info:
Department of Mathematics
Lehigh University
14 East Packer Avenue
Bethlehem, PA 18015

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