University of North Texas, Mathematics Department

Position ID: UNT-CHAIR [#21312]
Position Title: Mathematics Department Chair
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Denton, Texas 76203-5017, United States [map] sort by distance
Application Deadline: 2023/01/17 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/27, finished 2023/07/21, listed until 2023/06/27)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***

The Department of Mathematics at the University of North Texas invites applications for the position of Department Chair. The normal term of appointment is 4 years, renewable.

Minimum qualifications are a Ph.D. in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, or Statistics, an academic record allowing appointment as a Full Professor with tenure, and an established research program.

Preference will be given to applicants having a record of external funding, administrative experience, a distinguished record of teaching, and demonstrated ability to work with faculty and administrators across the university.

Mathematics is a comprehensive department with 37 faculty, including research faculty in both pure and applied math as well as statistics. We offer degrees through the Ph.D. and have approximately 250 majors and 60 graduate students.

UNT is a public research university with an R1 Carnegie classification enrolling over 44,000 students, making it one of the largest universities in Texas and the 33rd largest in the nation. Our location, Denton, is a thriving city with vibrant artistic and musical communities.

Applicants should apply at Please upload the following items: 1) cover letter, 2) curriculum vita, 3) research statement, 4) statement of teaching philosophy, including experience/interest in including underrepresented groups, and 5) names with contact information for five references. Inquiries regarding the position may be directed to the search committee chair, Arthur Goven (

Review of applications begins January 17, 2023, and will continue until the search is closed. UNT is an EOE/ADA/AA institution, committed to diversity in its employment and educational programs, thereby creating a welcoming environment for everyone.

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Contact: Arthur Goven, 940-565-2155
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University of North Texas
Mathematics Department
1155 Union Circle #311430
Denton, TX 76203-5017
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