University of Oklahoma, Mathematics

Position ID: OU-OPEN1 [#20882]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Norman, Oklahoma 73019, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Open
Application Deadline: 2022/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/01, finished 2023/05/06, listed until 2023/03/29)
Position Description:    

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University of Oklahoma
Department of Mathematics
Faculty Position in Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Oklahoma is experiencing an exciting multi-year period
of growth and development. We encourage well-qualified individuals to apply for a full-time, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in mathematics beginning August 2023. 

Normal duties consist of teaching two courses per semester, conducting research, and rendering service to the department, university, and profession. 

The University of Oklahoma (OU) is a Carnegie-RU/VH public research university known for excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement.   With over 30,000 students and more than 2,700 full-time faculty members in 21 colleges, OU serves the educational, cultural, economic and healthcare needs of the state, region, and nation from three campuses: the main campus in Norman, the Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, and the Schusterman Center in Tulsa.

Norman, a culturally rich and vibrant town located just outside Oklahoma City, is a perennial contender in “Best Places to Live” rankings due to its outstanding schools, amenities, and low cost of living. Visit for more information.


Required:  Applicants should have an earned doctorate, postdoctoral experience and should have a demonstrated potential for excellence in research and teaching. 

Preferred:  Preference will be given to candidates whose research interests complement and extend the strengths of the department. Current teams in the department include functional and geometric analysis, partial differential equations and dynamical systems, numerical analysis, automorphic forms and number theory, algebraic geometry, representation theory, geometric group theory, topology, Riemannian geometry, and research in undergraduate mathematics education. See for more information on research interests represented within the department.  

The salary is competitive and is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University of Oklahoma offers an excellent benefits program. For further information please access the Human Resources website at  

For full consideration, applicants should send a completed AMS cover sheet, curriculum vitae, a description of current and planned research, a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, at least three recommendation letters addressing the candidate’s research, and at least one letter addressing the applicant's teaching experience and proficiency. Applicants are encouraged to submit these materials through MathJobs, 

Mathematics Department Contact Information: 
Phone: 405-325-6711 

Screening of applications will begin on November 1, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to: admissions, employment, financial aid, housing, services in educational programs or activities, or health care services that the University operates or provides.

Diversity Statement 

The University of Oklahoma is committed to achieving a diverse, equitable and inclusive university community by recognizing each person's unique contributions, background, and perspectives. The University of Oklahoma strives to cultivate a sense of belonging and emotional support for all, recognizing that fostering an inclusive environment for all is vital in the pursuit of academic and inclusive excellence in all aspects of our institutional mission.

Mission of the University of Oklahoma

The Mission of the University of Oklahoma is to provide the best possible educational experience for our students through excellence in teaching, research and creative activity, and service to the state and society.

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:
email address
Search Committee
Department of Mathematics
601 Elm, PHSC 423
University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK 73019-0315