Brigham Young University, Mathematics

Position ID: BYU-MPTF [#20303]
Position Title: Mathematics Professional Teaching Faculty
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Provo, Utah 84602, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2022/10/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/08/01, listed until 2022/10/01)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics at Brigham Young University invites applications for a tenure-track professional faculty position to begin in August 2023. Starting rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Candidates will be evaluated on evidence of excellent teaching and the potential to make significant service contributions. The application deadline is October 1, 2022.

Applicants must include the following: cover letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation that address the candidate's teaching ability and service, and a teaching portfolio. Reference letter writers should be asked to submit their letters online through DO NOT send hard copies. In addition to your MathJobs application, Brigham Young University (BYU) requires all applicants to use its own application system (YJobs). The following link will take you to the advertised position:

YJobs Posting 112386.

As a note, you will be required to upload a cover letter and CV on BYU's site too. ONLY APPLICANTS WHO HAVE SUBMITTED APPLICATIONS ON YJOBS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR THE POSITION .

Required Degree: PhD in mathematics. Required degree must be completed by the start date

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Teaching. The teaching load will generally be two courses (6-8 credits) in each of Fall and Winter semesters, and one course (3-4 credits) in Spring or Summer term. Teaching assignments will be from lower and upper division undergraduate mathematics courses.
  • Math Lab Director. Oversee and administer all operations of the BYU Math Lab, including hiring, training, and supervising TAs and secretaries

Information required at the time of application:

  • Have each recommender upload a letter of recommendation on The letter should address the applicant's teaching and service. The letter need not address the applicant's research.
  • Teaching Portfolio. The teaching portfolio should include a teaching statement, record of previous teaching, record of previous service, and previous student ratings. The applicant may also include other material in the teaching portfolio that demonstrates that the applicant will meet the duties and expectations of the job. The teaching portfolio should be uploaded as a single PDF onto the application on

Document(s) required at the time of application:

  • Attach your Curriculum Vitae and cover letter to the faculty application

BYU is an equal opportunity employer. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. All qualified candidates, including women and members of underrepresented groups, are encouraged to apply.

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:
Search Committee
Department of Mathematics
275 TMCB
Brigham Young University
Provo, Utah 84602-6530