University of Chicago, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: Chicago-AIP [#21565, 117549]
Position Title: Assistant Instructional Professor
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Chicago, Illinois 60637, United States [map] sort by distance
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/11/16, listed until 2023/06/30)
Position Description:    

Position Description The Department of Mathematics at the University of Chicago invites applications for positions at the rank of Assistant Instructional Professor. Appointments at this rank are for a term of up to three years with the possibility of renewal. The terms and conditions of employment for this position are covered by a collective bargaining agreement between the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) and the University. This is a career-track position with potential progression and competitive salary and benefits. Expected start date is September 1, 2023. Position responsibilities include teaching up to six courses per year, contributions to the effective functioning of departmental programs of instruction, and ongoing professional development. Review of applications will begin January 1, 2023, and will continue until all available positions are filled. 

Minimum qualifications: completion of a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics or a closely related field is required prior to the start of appointment. 

Preferred qualifications: Ability to teach a range of undergraduate courses in mathematics including single and multivariable calculus, and linear algebra. 

Application Instructions 

Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Recruitment website at A complete application consists of: (1) curriculum vitae, (2) teaching statement, including a history of courses taught, (3) three or more letters of reference, at least two of which must address teaching ability. 

Optional: We encourage submission of additional materials that speak to teaching experience and ability, particularly copies of teaching evaluations. We also welcome materials on relevant experience with developing and managing a program of instruction, program development and/or coordination, syllabi development, and organizing educational conferences and workshops.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All University departments and institutes are charged with building a faculty from a diversity of backgrounds and with diverse viewpoints; with cultivating an inclusive community that values freedom of expression; and with welcoming and supporting all their members. 

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at

 The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination

 Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-834-3988 or email with their request.

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University of Chicago
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