Lehigh University, Mathematics

Position ID: Lehigh-VAPH24 [#24144]
Position Title: C.C. Hsiung Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Any area of Mathematics or Statistics
Application Deadline: 2024/01/19 11:59PMhelp popup filled (posted 2024/01/03, listed until 2024/07/03)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at Lehigh University invites applications for C.C. Hsiung Visiting Assistant Professor positions starting fall of 2024. These positions are intended for new or recent Ph.D.s with outstanding potential in research and excellent teaching. The teaching load is 3 courses for the year, typically 2 in the fall and 1 in the spring. The initial appointment is for one year, normally renewable for a second year contingent on satisfactory performance in teaching and research. The department welcomes applicants in fields that complement our existing areas of faculty research, including Statistics. Applicants should identify faculty with whom they might work. The successful candidate must have earned a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field by the date of employment. Founded in 1865, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. Recognized among the nation's highly ranked research universities, Lehigh offers a rigorous academic community for nearly 7,000 students. Lehigh University has some 5,000 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, and about 550 full-time faculty members. Lehigh University is located in Bethlehem, PA., a vibrant and historic area. Over 820,000 people live in the Lehigh Valley, which is in close proximity to New York City and Philadelphia. The College of Arts and Sciences at Lehigh is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Review of Applications - Applications received by January 19, 2024 will be assured of full consideration. Applications should be submitted online at mathjobs.org. A complete application should include: (a) an AMS cover sheet; (b) a complete vita, including a list of publications; (c) a research statement; (d) a statement of teaching philosophy; and (e) at least four letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses the candidate's qualifications as a teacher.

Inquiries can be addressed to the department chair, Terrence Napier, at tjn2@lehigh.edu. Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or familial status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. We are committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Lehigh University is committed to a culturally and intellectually diverse academic community and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to this mission. Lehigh University is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation award for promoting the careers of women in academic sciences and engineering (http://www.lehigh.edu/luadvance/) and is among institutions of higher education recognized for excellence in diversity with the INSIGHT into Diversity HEED Award. Additional information about Lehigh’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is available at https://diversityandinclusion.lehigh.edu/.

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Department of Mathematics
Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA 18015