Northwestern University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: Northwestern-ASST [#20667]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Evanston, Illinois 60208-2730, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2022/10/31 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/09/14, listed until 2023/04/30)
Position Description:    

Applications are invited for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting on September 1, 2023. Priority will be given to exceptionally promising research mathematicians. We invite applications from qualified mathematicians in all fields. Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in Mathematics, which must be conferred by September 1, 2023.

Duties include teaching, research, advising graduate students, as well as organizing and participating in activities of the Mathematics Department.

Applications should be made electronically at and should include (1) a cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a research statement, and (4) four letters of recommendation, one of which discusses the candidate's teaching qualifications. Inquiries may be sent to:

The review process starts November 1, 2022; applications arriving after this date may also receive consideration.

Northwestern requires all staff and faculty to be vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to limited exceptions. For more information, please visit our COVID-19 and Campus Updates website. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Further Info:
Department of Mathematics
2033 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208-2730