Tufts University, Mathematics

Position ID: Tufts-PUREMATH [#20827]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Medford, Massachusetts 02155, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Pure Math GGT, Algebra, Dynamics
Application Deadline: 2022/12/12 11:59PMhelp popup** finished (2022/09/26, finished 2023/06/17)
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Tufts University, Department of Mathematics

Assistant Professor (Tenure Track)


The Department of Mathematics at Tufts University invites applications for a tenure-track position in pure mathematics, beginning Fall 2023, at the assistant professor level. Preference will be given to applicants who strengthen or bridge areas of pure mathematics already represented in our department, particularly Geometric Group Theory, Number Theory, Dynamics, Algebra, and Geometry. Tufts University has a commitment to become an anti-racist institution, and the Department of Mathematics shares this commitment.

Applicants must hold a doctorate in Mathematics by the beginning of the appointment. They must also have an active research program, show evidence of outstanding research, and exhibit a strong commitment to excellence in teaching.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a research statement detailing current research and future plans, a teaching statement, and a diversity statement which includes any experience working with diverse groups of students and/or inclusive pedagogy. These documents should be submitted electronically through mathjobs at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/20827.

In addition, applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted electronically on their behalf through http://www.mathjobs.org. If a recommender cannot submit online, we will also accept signed PDF attachments sent to Noah.Barrientos@tufts.edu or paper letters mailed to FM Search Committee Chair, Department of Mathematics, 177 College Ave., Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155.

Questions about the position can be addressed to Department Administrator, Noah Barrientos at Noah.Barrientos@tufts.edu.

Preference will be given to applications received by November 15, 2022, but the review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a background check and meeting the University’s current COVID-19 vaccination requirements.

Tufts University, founded in 1852, prioritizes quality teaching, highly competitive basic and applied research, and a commitment to active citizenship locally, regionally, and globally. Tufts University has also committed to becoming an anti-racist institution and prides itself on the continuous improvement of diversity, equity and inclusion work. Current and prospective employees of the university are expected to have and continuously develop skill in, and disposition for, positively engaging with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students.

Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff and fostering their success when hired. Members of underrepresented groups are welcome and strongly encouraged to apply. See the University’s Non-Discrimination statement and policy here https://oeo.tufts.edu/policies-procedures/non-discrimination/. If you are an applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please contact us by calling the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) at 617-627-3298 or at oeo@tufts.edu. Applicants can learn more about requesting reasonable accommodations at https://oeo.tufts.edu/

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Tufts University
Medford MA 02155