California State University, Chico, Department of Math and Statistics

Position ID: 1414-APPM [#18766, FA0242]
Position Title: Assistant or Associate Professor in Pure Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Chico, California 95929-0525, United States [map]
Subject Area: Pure Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2021/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/10/26, finished 2022/04/04, listed until 2022/04/26)
Position Description:    

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Assistant or Associate Professor Position in Pure Mathematics Department of Mathematics and Statistics, College of Natural Sciences

California State University, Chico is committed to recruiting outstanding candidates who reflect the diverse, intercultural, and intersectional identities of our student body. The University proudly holds the Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) designation, and enrolls over 17,000 students, over half of whom identify as first generation college students.

The ideal candidate will share Chico State’s demonstrated commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion, have prior experience working with culturally and socio-economically diverse populations, and will contribute to student success through inclusive pedagogy, research and service to the university and surrounding North State communities.

The Position: Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor Salary: Salary commensurate with education and experience. Initial Review Date: December 1, 2021; complete applications received after that date may be considered. How to Apply: Applicants must provide a current cover letter (including how you have addressed, or plan to address, teaching to diverse student groups), a Curriculum Vitae, and the contact information for three professional references. All applicants must apply online at:

Qualification Details: Minimum Qualifications The minimum education requirement for appointment to this position is a Ph.D. in any area of pure mathematics. Candidates nearing completion of the Ph.D. may be considered; however, all requirements for conferral of the degree must be met no later than August 17, 2022. Candidates must demonstrate evidence of excellence in university-level teaching, including the ability or willingness to teach upper-division courses, an active program of scholarly research and/or grant development, and a strong interest in working with undergraduates.

Preferred Qualifications: We prefer candidates with postdoctoral experience, an established research program, demonstrated success or potential for success in contributing to undergraduate research opportunities, and experience with curriculum development.

Responsibilities: This tenure-track position carries responsibilities in the areas of teaching (general education and major courses), scholarship (research and grants), and service (student advising; serving on department, college, and university committees). Teaching assignments are based upon qualifications of the individual and the needs of the department.

The Department: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics consists of 20 full time faculty (the majority hired since 2013), 16 full time equivalent lecturers, and around 180 math majors. We offer 4 options in the bachelor’s degree: General Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics Education, and Statistics. We place a high priority on quality teaching and engagement with students, both in and outside of the classroom, and we also require and value research and service. We have a highly successful history of supporting undergraduate research through mentoring and with external grants that have led to outstanding outcomes in student-authored publications and presentations of their work.

For more information about our department and college, please visit the following web sites: and

Job-related questions should be directed to: Kevin McGown,

MANDATORY VACCINATIONS: Effective September 30, 2021, the CSU will require faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or have received a medical or religious exemption. Selected candidates should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The systemwide policy can be found at Questions can be sent to:

CSU, Chico is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information,

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The person holding this position is considered a “mandated reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Actand is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 (revised July 21, 2017) as a condition of employment.

All positions are contingent on funding.

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:
California State University, Chico
Mathematics & Statistics Department
400 W. First St.
Chico, CA 95929-0525