University of Texas at Austin, Mathematics

Position ID: UTAustin-ASSTPROF [#23001]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Austin, Texas 78712, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2024/08/31 11:59PMhelp popup (making offers posted 2023/09/11, listed until 2024/08/31)
Position Description:    

Description: The Department of Mathematics at The University of Texas at Austin is seeking candidates for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions to begin in Fall 2024. 

Excellence in research and teaching is at the core of our mission. The graduate program of the Department of Mathematics is consistently ranked among the best by US News, with several research areas in the top ten. Our core faculty includes around 50 tenured and tenure-track members, many of whom have attracted top national and international distinctions. Moreover, we are home to a talented group of professional track and postdoctoral faculty, and a large and diverse population of highly motivated and talented graduate students. Strengths in our research program include many areas in pure and applied mathematics, as well as interdisciplinary fields intersecting engineering, neuroscience, computer science, medicine, finance, and natural sciences, among others.  

As the flagship public university in Texas, a core part of our mission is the education of undergraduate students from all parts of our large state and beyond, in an inclusive and supportive environment. Austin, the capital of Texas, is well known for its high quality of living, its thriving economy, and for being a center for high-technology industry, including companies such as Amazon, AMD, Apple, Applied Materials, AT&T, Dell, Google, IBM, National Instruments, and Samsung. 

For more information about the department, please visit the Department of Mathematics ( 

The duties for tenure-track position consist of teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, conducting independent research, and may include the supervision of M.A. or Ph.D. students. The salary will be commensurate with the level at which the position is filled and the qualifications of the person who fills it. The Department of Mathematics encourages applications from candidates who will contribute to excellence in mentoring through their teaching, research and service. 

Qualifications: An applicant for tenure-track position must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in a relevant discipline and have an outstanding record of mathematical ability as demonstrated by a strong publication record and demonstrate a proficiency at teaching. 

Application Materials Required: Interested applicants should apply and submit the following items online at this website: 
 1. Cover Letter that includes research area, qualifications, and contact information 
 2. Curriculum Vitae 
 3. Research statement 
 4. Teaching statement 
 5. Publication list 
6. Four letters of recommendation (to be submitted online by the reference writers at this site with one letter speaking to the applicant’s teaching credentials. Letter must be signed by the writer and on letterhead.) 

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2022. 

 The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
email address
Department of Mathematics
The University of Texas at Austin,
1 University Station, C1200
Austin, TX 78712