University of Arkansas, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: 319-APMATHAUG2022 [#18992]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701, United States [map] sort by distance
Starting Date: 2022/08/15
Application Deadline: finished (2021/11/12, finished 2022/09/08)
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*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematical Sciences in the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Arkansas invite applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in mathematics to begin August 15, 2022. This is a standard nine-month faculty appointment.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated potential or ability to conduct high-impact research in mathematics. Preference will be given to those who can support established research areas as well as enhance the breadth of research activities of the department. Additionally, we seek candidates who have an enthusiasm for teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and can supervise both graduate and undergraduate researchers.

Application materials must be submitted online at this site as well as through the University of Arkansas job portal at The application package should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae that includes a publication list, diversity statement, and brief descriptions of research and teaching philosophy. Applicants should also arrange for at least four letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses the applicant's teaching experiences and capabilities. 

Completed applications received by December 15, 2021 will be assured full consideration. Late applications will be reviewed as necessary to fill the position. For additional inquiries, please contact the search committee chair, Andy Raich at

This position requires a national criminal background and registered sex offender check. The University of Arkansas is an Affirmative Action/EOE institution committed to achieving diversity in its faculty and staff. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates, especially individuals who contribute to diversity of our campus community. The university welcomes applications without regard to race/color, sex, gender, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

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