Sam Houston State University, Mathematics and Statistics

675 23527Position ID: SHSU-APM [#23527]
Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Huntsville, Texas 77341, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2023/11/15 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/10/16, listed until 2024/04/16)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Sam Houston State University seeks applications for two tenure-track positions in Mathematics, one at the level of Assistant Professor and one at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor, to begin in the Fall 2024 semester. Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. in Mathematics. These positions carry a teaching load of 9 credit hours per semester. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to quality teaching and an active research agenda. Applicants conducting research in any area of mathematics are encouraged to apply. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Sam Houston State University is a comprehensive public institution of higher education located in historic Huntsville, 60 miles north of Houston. The university has an enrollment of about 21,000 students. In 2022, SHSU received new designations as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) and as a High Research Activity Institution (R2 status) by the Carnegie Commission.

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has 27 tenured or tenure-track faculty in mathematics, mathematics education, and statistics. We offer BA, BS, MA and MS degrees in Mathematics, a BS degree in Data Science, and MS degrees in Statistics, along with several minors at the undergraduate level. Members of active research groups in the department consist of tenured and tenure-track faculty, visitors, and graduate students. The department’s faculty is excited about undergraduate research and developing innovative teaching methods that encourage students to be actively engaged in the study of mathematics. For more information about the department, visit our website: ;

The review of candidates will begin on November 15, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled. Submit through our posting on, as well as our required internal site

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.

Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:

· Cover letter

· Curriculum Vitae

· Research statement

· Teaching statement

· Reference contact information

· Transcripts

· Three reference letters, at least one addressing teaching qualifications (to be submitted online by the reference writers at this site).

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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Search Committee
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2206