Texas State University-San Marcos, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: 915-TTASSTPROF [#22519, 20241TTL]
Position Title: Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: San Marcos, Texas 78666, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Research Specialization in Computational Applied Mathematics, Statistics, or a closely related field
Application Deadline: 2023/10/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/06/01, finished 2024/03/05, listed until 2023/12/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics at Texas State University is seeking to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor with a research specialization in Computational Applied Mathematics, Statistics, or a closely related field, starting Fall 2024. 

The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong commitment to high-quality research in computational applied mathematics or statistics. The candidate must also be dedicated to the teaching and mentoring of students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. In addition, the candidate must be actively engaged in service to the department, college, university, and mathematical or statistical community. The starting salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications. All positions are subject to availability of funds. 

Required Qualifications: 
1. An earned doctorate in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, or a closely related field prior to employment. 
2. Evidence of or potential for research excellence in Computational Applied Mathematics or Statistics. Assessment will focus on recent publications. 
3. Evidence of or potential for excellence in teaching and mentoring students. 
4. A strong preparation in mathematics and/or statistics. 
5. An ability to contribute to departmental missions. 

Preferred Qualifications: 
1. Potential for research collaboration with current faculty. 
2. Evidence of or potential to obtain external funding. 

Applicants must submit the following via mathjobs.org/jobs: Cover letter, AMS cover sheet, current curriculum vitae, all undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial ones are acceptable for initial screening), statement of research agenda, teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation with at least one commenting on teaching. To be considered for this position, applicants are also required to submit a current curriculum vitae, cover letter, and unofficial transcripts through the Texas State University website, https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/42276

To ensure full consideration, all materials listed above should arrive at the required locations by October 1, 2023. However, we shall continue to accept applications until the position is filled. 

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree-granting universities. 

Texas State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Texas State University is home to more than 38,000 students and 2,000 faculty members in the growing Austin-San Antonio corridor. A member of the Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity Carnegie classification, the university creates new knowledge, fosters cultural and economic development, and prepares its growing population of diverse students for the endless possibilities that await them as citizens of Texas, the nation, and the world. Bolstered by research with relevance and innovation in creative and scholarly work in a full range of academic disciplines and a spirit of inclusiveness, Texas State seeks outstanding candidates for a variety of faculty positions.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
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Texas State University
Department of Mathematics
MCS 470
601 University Dr.
San Marcos, TX 78666