University of Virginia, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: UVa-AP2024 [#23155]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Analysis and Probability
Application Deadline: 2023/10/30 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/09/21, finished 2024/04/18, listed until 2024/08/21)
Position Description:   URMs  

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The Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, invites applications for a tenure-track full-time position, with a focus on the areas of Analysis and Probability. Applicants must present evidence of outstanding promise in both research and teaching. We seek candidates dedicated to the department’s mission of providing UVa students with a high-quality education in mathematics, and to engaging in widely recognized research in the mathematical sciences. The appointment begins with the fall term of 2024, with an anticipated start date of August 25, 2024.


In addition to developing external funding to support research endeavors, candidates will be expected to teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels and provide service to the university, department, and professional organizations. Applicants must be on track to receive a Ph.D. in the relevant field by May 2024 and must hold a Ph.D. at the time of appointment.

We actively encourage applications of racial and ethnic minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, individuals who identify with LGBTQ communities, individuals from lower-income backgrounds, and/or first-generation college graduates.

Application Instructions

Please submit the following required documents electronically through

1. Cover letter that includes a summary of your research plans, your teaching interests and experience, and how your skills and experiences could advance the University’s ambition to cultivate the most vibrant community in higher education in order to prepare students to be leaders in a diverse and globally connected world.

2. AMS Standard Cover Sheet

3. Curriculum vitae

4. Description of research (research statement)

5. Publication list (clearly separate published papers, submitted papers, and work in progress)

6. A statement of teaching philosophy

7. Four letters of recommendation of which one must support the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher.

It is also required to apply at and include the following required documents:

1. Cover letter

2. Curriculum vitae

3. Description of research (research statement)

4. Publication list (clearly separate published papers, submitted papers, and work in progress)

5. A statement of teaching philosophy

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

Applications that do not have all the required documents will not receive full consideration. The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to employment.

Questions about this position should be directed to Juraj Foldes at

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physicians Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspective and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, and family medical or genetic information.

The University of Virginia offers confidential Dual Career Services to partners of incoming faculty candidates. To learn more, please visit

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:
PO Box 400137
Department of Mathematics
Kerchof Hall
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4137