University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: UIUC-AY2223ASSTPROFMATHBIO [#20450, 153853]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Mathematical Biology
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Urbana, Illinois 61801, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematical Biology
Application Deadline: 2022/11/04 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/08/23, finished 2023/05/06)
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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Mathematical Biology

Department of Mathematics

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


The Department of Mathematics at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor in Mathematical Biology. Successful candidates are expected to teach effectively at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, initiate and carry out independent research, and provide service to the department, the university, and the profession. Applicants are required to have (or expected to receive) a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Mathematics or a related field. Target start date is August 16, 2023. Salary and teaching load are competitive.


The Illinois College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is a world leader in research, teaching, and public engagement. Faculty in the College create knowledge, address critical societal needs through the transfer and application of knowledge, and prepare students for lives of impact in the state, nation, and globally. To meet these objectives, the College embraces and values diversity and difference through hiring faculty candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the Illinois community. Candidates with a documented commitment to working with students or faculty from groups historically marginalized or underrepresented in the field through teaching, mentoring, or administration are especially encouraged to apply.


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Applications should be submitted electronically through A complete application must include the AMS Standard Cover Sheet for Academic Employment, curriculum vitae including email address, a publication list, research, teaching, and diversity statements. Four professional references are required, including a reference addressing teaching. It is strongly suggested that reference letter writers upload their letters before the deadline. Reference letter writers should submit their letters online through If they are unable to do so, they may send their letters to the following address:


University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Department of Mathematics

Caitie Bruning RE: Faculty Search

1409 W. Green Street Urbana, Illinois 61801 United States of America

Telephone: 217-333-3351



Applications received by November 4, 2022 will receive full consideration. Questions about the position or application procedures may be directed to Caitie Bruning,


The University of Illinois must also comply with applicable federal export control laws and regulations and, as such, reserves the right to employ restricted party screening procedures for applicants.

The University of Illinois System is an equal opportunity employer, including but not limited to disability and/or veteran status, and complies with all applicable state and federal employment mandates. Please visit Required Employment Notices and Posters to view our non-discrimination statement and find additional information about required background checks, sexual harassment/misconduct disclosures, COVID-19 vaccination requirement, and employment eligibility review through E-Verify.

Applicants with disabilities are encouraged to apply and may request a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (2008) to complete the application and/or interview process. Requests may be submitted through the reasonable accommodations portal, or by contacting the Accessibility & Accommodations Division of the Office for Access and Equity at 217-333-0885, or by emailing


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