Tufts University, Mathematics

Position ID: Tufts-NWFALGEBRA [#21542]
Position Title: Nobert Wiener Fellow, Algebraic Geometry or Number Theory
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Medford, Massachusetts 02155, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Algebraic Geometry or Number Theory
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/11/15, listed until 2023/05/15)
Position Description:    


Non-Tenure-Track Norbert Wiener Fellow

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for a Norbert Wiener Fellow in algebraic Geometry/Number Theory to begin September 1, 2023, and lasting up to three years pending satisfactory review. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in areas that overlap with those of Tufts faculty including moduli of curves and vector bundles, algebraic groups, and the arithmetic statistics.

The official teaching load is two courses per semester. Successful candidates are expected to contribute to the teaching of introductory courses offered by the Department and will also have the opportunity to teach more advanced courses of their choice. The Department has an active seminar in Algebra, a vibrant graduate program and is within easy commute of the many institutions in the Boston area.

Doctorate in Mathematics is required. Applicants must show promise of outstanding research and evidence of excellent teaching.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a research statement, and a teaching statement. The cover letter should include a statement describing the candidate’s commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice. All of these documents should be submitted electronically through https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/21542. In addition, applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted electronically on their behalf through https://www.mathjobs.org. If a recommender cannot submit online, we will also accept signed PDF attachments sent to Christopher.Stundon@Tufts.edu or paper letters mailed to Algebra Search Committee Chair, Department of Mathematics, 177 College Avenue, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155. Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2023, and 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, https://coronavirus.tufts.edu/healthy-at-tufts/covid-19-vaccinations-tufts.

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/

Application Materials Required:
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Tufts University
Medford MA 02155