University of Oregon, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: UO-ASSTPROF23 [#20233, 529433]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Eugene, Oregon 97403, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Mathematics, Statistics, or closely related field
Starting Date: 2023/09/16
Application Deadline: 2022/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/07/26, finished 2023/05/06)
Position Description:    

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Assistant Professor of Mathematics

The University of Oregon’s Mathematics Department invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position, to begin in fall 2023. Competitive applicants will have a record of research excellence, a demonstrated potential for outstanding teaching, and a commitment to promoting an inclusive community. The position is open to all research areas of mathematics.

We are a diverse and growing department with strengths in Algebra, Algebraic Geometry, Analysis, Differential Geometry, Geometric Analysis, Mathematical Biology, Number Theory, Topology, and Probability/Statistics. The department has a thriving Ph.D. program with approximately 65 graduate students, 32 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 4 postdocs, and 15 lecturers. We particularly welcome applications from scholars who are from populations historically underrepresented in the academy, and/or who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds.

Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, or closely related field, along with at least one year of postdoctoral work.

Candidates are asked to apply online at by submitting a standard AMS cover page, CV, research statement, and a statement that addresses the candidates experiences or aspirations for addressing the issues of diversity, equity, and/or inclusion at the University of Oregon or in the mathematical profession. In addition, the candidate should submit at least three letters of recommendation concerning research, and at least one letter of recommendation concerning teaching. Review of applications will begin November 1, 2022, and to receive full consideration applications must be submitted before this date.

The University of Oregon is one of only two Pacific Northwest members of the Association of American Universities and holds the distinction of a “very high research activity” ranking in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. The UO enrolls more than 20,000 undergraduate and 3,600 graduate students representing all 50 states and nearly 100 countries. The UO is located in Eugene, a vibrant city of 170,000 with a wide range of cultural and culinary offerings, a mild climate, and a community engaged with environmental and social concerns. The Pacific Ocean, Cascade and Coast mountain ranges, deserts, forests, and many lakes are within an hour or two drive, as is the city of Portland.

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Department of Mathematics
1222 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1222