University of Houston, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: 370-FAC003133 [#23559]
Position Title: Assistant Professor - Quantized Convex Analysis
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Houston, Texas 77204, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Quantized Convex Analysis and Applications
Application Deadline: (posted 2023/10/18, listed until 2024/04/18)
Position Description:    

*** the listing date or deadline for this position has passed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at the University of Houston (UH) invites applications from candidates working in Quantized Convex Analysis and Applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin in August 2024.

We are particularly interested in someone with expertise in convexity and quantum entanglement, separation and state discrimination, or quantized/non-commutative harmonic analysis, who would complement and enhance the excellent group at the Department of Mathematics and develop further inter-disciplinary ties with other departments at UH.

The Department of Mathematics is seeking outstanding candidates with the potential for exceptional research, excellence in teaching, and a commitment to enhancing our university in all aspects of academic life.

To be considered for the position, candidates must complete an application through the official job posting site for the University of Houston.

Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application: ● Cover Letter ● Curriculum Vitae ● Research Statement ● Statement of Teaching Philosophy ● Name and Contact Information of four references, one of which should address teaching (letters to be submitted by the reference writers)

Search committee chair contact: Dr. Mehrdad Kalantar (

The University of Houston is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution and recognizes protected classes of race, color, sex (including pregnancy), genetic information, religion, age (40 and above), national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or status, and gender expression as required by federal law. Veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


A minimum requirement for this position is a PhD in Mathematics, or a related field.

Required Attachments by Candidate

Teaching Philosophy or Statement, Research Statement, Cover Letter/Letter of Application, Curriculum Vitae.

Notes to Applicant

The evaluation of candidates will start on November 13, 2023. Applications are encouraged, even after this date, and will be considered until the position is filled.

Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of the final candidates. All positions at the University of Houston are security sensitive and will require a criminal background check.

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
University of Houston
4800 Calhoun
Houston, TX 77204-3008