Department of Mathematics, University of California, Riverside

217 11590Position ID: UCR-VAP1819 [#11590]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Riverside, California 92521, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Starting Date: 2018/07/01
Application Deadline: 2018/06/30 finished (2018/01/04, finished 2019/01/06, listed until 2018/07/04)
Position Description:    

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University of California, Riverside Department of Mathematics

Visiting Assistant Professor Positions

Applications are invited for multiple Visiting Assistant Professor positions for the academic year 2018-2019, contingent upon available funding. The positions are open to applicants from all research areas in Mathematics. A PhD in Mathematics is required by the starting time of the appointment. The candidates must possess demonstrated competence in research and teaching. Preference is given to candidates with strong research synergy with existing programs. The teaching load is two courses per quarter (each quarter is about 11-weeks), for a total of six courses per year. In addition to teaching, the applicants will be responsible for attending advanced seminars and working on research projects.

This is initially a one-year appointment and is renewable for up to a third year term. If a decision for reappointment is made, it will be based on an assessment of the candidate’s demonstrated competence in research, teaching and other assigned duties that may include University and community service. Course evaluations and student comments are considered. Other evidence of teaching excellence may also be considered, if available.

Applicants should log on to to submit their cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research, statement of teaching, statement of diversity, recent official teaching evaluations and a list of publications and a minimum of 3 letters of recommendation. One of the letters must explicitly address the applicant's teaching. Evaluation of applications will begin Feb 15, 2018 and continue until the positions are filled. University regulations and laws concerning confidentiality govern all letters of recommendation (see Academic Personnel Manual APM-160

UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Inquiries (not applications) can be sent to

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University of California, Riverside
Department of Mathematics
Riverside, CA 92521

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