Jacksonville University, Mathematics

778 23101Position ID: 778-APM [#23101]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Jacksonville, Florida 32211, United States [map] sort by distance
Application Deadline: 2023/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/09/18)
Position Description:   URMs  

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The Department of Mathematics at Jacksonville University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the assistant professor level starting in August 2024. A doctorate in mathematics or a closely related field is required before the starting date. All specialties will be considered, but special consideration may be given to applicants with a background in applied mathematics or data science.


The department offers BA and BS degrees in mathematics as well as a BS in data science in collaboration with the Department of Computing Science. The department is committed to providing an exceptional learning environment to a diverse undergraduate audience while using modern approaches to pedagogy and use of technology. The successful candidate will have a strong interest in undergraduate teaching and mentorship and is expected to maintain an active research program, including undergraduate research, in addition to providing service to the department and university.


The standard teaching loadis 24 credits per academic year and typically includes a broad range of lower-level and upper-level courses. Opportunities for course release time and teaching online and during winter and summer terms may be available.


To apply, please submit the following materials to the posting on mathjobs.org (strongly preferred) or send them to the Chair of the Mathematics Search Committee atmathsearch@ju.edu. Click here to view the full job description and list of duties. 


·       Cover letter addressing qualifications and interest in working in a small, undergraduate teaching-focused department at a liberal arts university.

·       Curriculum vitae

·       Graduate transcript (unofficial is acceptable)

·       JU faculty application

·       Teaching statement (1-2 pages)

·       Research statement, including plans for potential undergraduate research projects

·       Diversity statement (optional); candidates may include a statement addressing their experiences and/or plans relating to teaching and mentoring a diverse student body.

·       At least three letters of recommendation, including at least one specifically addressing teaching.



Review of applications will begin November 1, 2023, and continue until the position is filled.  


Jacksonville University supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. Jacksonville University is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be evaluated for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, protected veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other protected characteristics under applicable Florida and Federal laws. 


Jacksonville University is a comprehensive, liberal arts university located in Jacksonville, FL a diverse metropolitan community with a thriving economic and cultural scene. Jacksonville International Airport provides easy access to US and international destinations. The College emphasizes innovative and quality teaching in small classes, and ranks in the annual rankings of “America’s Best Colleges,” released by U.S. News & World Report.  Please visit our website at www.ju.edu. 


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
Mathematics Department
Jacksonville University
2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211