Sam Houston State University, Mathematics and Statistics

675 18631Position ID: SHSU-AP [#18631, 29038]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Huntsville, Texas 77341, United States [map] sort by distance
Application Deadline: finished (2021/10/14, finished 2022/10/15)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Sam Houston State University seeks applications for an Assistant Professor position, beginning in the 2022 – 2023 academic year. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Mathematics, a strong commitment to quality teaching, and be active in research. The position carries a standard teaching load of 9 credit hours per semester. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Applicants from all areas of mathematics are encouraged to apply.

Sam Houston State University is a comprehensive public institution of higher education located in historic Huntsville, 60 miles north of Houston. SHSU is also proud to be newly designated as an emerging Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI). The university has an enrollment of 21,679 students. The Carnegie Commission on Higher Education classifies SHSU as a “Doctoral Research University.” In each of the last six years, the Chronicle of Higher Education has named the university a “Great College to Work For.”

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has 28 tenured or tenure-track faculty in mathematics, mathematics education, and statistics. The BA, BS, and MS degrees are offered in Mathematics. In addition, the MA degree is offered in Mathematics Education. The MS degree is offered in Statistics, along with Statistics minors at the undergraduate level. The department is actively involved in undergraduate research and developing innovative teaching methods that encourage students to be more actively engaged in the study of mathematics. For more information about the department, visit our website:

The review of candidates will begin on December 6, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Submit, through our posting on, as well as our required internal site

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.

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Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Sam Houston State University
Hunstville, TX 77341-2206