University of Missouri-Columbia, Department of Mathematics

278 22708Position ID: MIZZOU-TT [#22708]
Position Title: Tenure track Assistant Professor (2 positions)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Columbia, Missouri 65211, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Geometry/Topology
Application Deadline: 2023/11/12 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/07/26, finished 2024/05/18)
Position Description:   URMs  

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Two (2) tenure-track assistant professor positions in Geometry/Topology 

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Missouri, Columbia, invites applications for two (2) tenure-track assistant professor positions in Geometry/Topology, to begin in Fall 2024. One of the two positions requires an emphasis on applications. For both positions, we are looking for research excellence. A willingness to engage in interdisciplinary collaborations is a plus. 

A doctorate in Mathematics or related field by August 15, 2024, is required. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, with a list of publications, at least four letters of recommendation, including one discussing teaching effectiveness, a research statement, and a teaching statement.

We value the uniqueness of every individual and strive to ensure each person’s success. Contributions from individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives promote intellectual pluralism and enable us to achieve the excellence that we seek in learning, research and engagement. This commitment makes our university a better place to work, learn and innovate.

In your application materials, please discuss your experiences and expertise that support these values and enrich our missions of teaching, research and engagement.

All application material should be submitted electronically through MathJobs. Apply online through Mathjobs at Questions concerning the positions can be sent to Adam Helfer Contact Human Resource Services ( for any question about the application process. We will begin to review applications on November 12, 2023. However, applications will be accepted and reviewed until the positions are filled.

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Application Materials Required:
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Columbia, MO 65211