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Assistant Professor - Numerical Analysis, Statistics, or closely related field

Job Posting Number  20190056FAC

Position Description

The Department of Mathematics at Texas State University is seeking to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor with a research specialization in numerical analysis, statistics, or a closely related field, starting Fall 2019.

The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong commitment to high-quality research in one or more areas of specialization mentioned above. The candidate must also be dedicated to the teaching and mentoring of students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. In addition, the candidate must be actively engaged in service to the department, college, university and mathematical community. The starting salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications.

Required Qualifications

1. An earned doctorate in mathematics, or statistics, or closely related field prior to employment.
2. Evidence of or potential for research excellence in their area of research. Assessment will focus on recent publications.
3. Evidence of or potential for excellence in teaching.
4. A strong preparation in mathematics.
5. An ability to contribute to departmental missions.

Preferred Qualifications

An applicant who shows potential for research collaboration with current faculty.

Application Procedures

Applicants must submit the following via mathjobs.org/jobs: cover letter, AMS cover sheet, current curriculum vitae, all undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial ones are acceptable for initial screening), statement of research agenda, teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation. To be considered for this position, applicants are also required to submit a current curriculum vitae and cover letter through the Texas State University website, https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/23389.

To ensure full consideration, the materials listed above should arrive at the required locations by November 2, 2018. However, we shall continue to accept applications until the position is filled.

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree-granting universities.


Assistant Professor - Analysis, Differential Equations, or Statistics

Job Posting Number  20190013FAC

Position Description

The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong commitment to high-quality research in one or more areas of specialization mentioned above. The candidate must also be dedicated to the teaching and mentoring of students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. In addition, the candidate must be actively engaged in service to the department, college, university and mathematical community. The starting salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications.

Required Qualifications

1. An earned doctorate in mathematics, or statistics, or closely related field prior to employment.
2. Evidence of or potential for research excellence in their area of research. Assessment will focus on recent publications.
3. Evidence of or potential for excellence in teaching.
4. A strong preparation in mathematics.
5. An ability to contribute to departmental missions.

Preferred Qualifications

An applicant who shows potential for research collaboration with current faculty.

Application Procedures

Applicants must submit the following via mathjobs.org/jobs: cover letter, AMS cover sheet, current curriculum vitae, all undergraduate and unofficial graduate transcripts, statement of research agenda, teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants are also required to submit a current curriculum vitae and cover letter through the Texas State University website, https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/22832.

To ensure full consideration, the materials listed above should arrive at the required locations by October 10, 2018. However, we shall continue to accept applications until the position is filled.

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree-granting universities.


Assistant Professor - Mathematics Education, Statistics or closely related field

Job Posting Number  20190033FAC

Position Description

The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong commitment to high-quality research in one or more areas of specialization mentioned above. This candidate will also be expected to work closely with Mathworks, a mathematics education center in the Mathematics Department. The candidate must be dedicated to the teaching and mentoring of students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. In addition, the candidate must be actively engaged in service to the department, college, university and mathematical community. The starting salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications.

Required Qualifications

1. An earned doctorate in mathematics, mathematic education, statistics, or a closely related field prior to employment.
2. Evidence of, or potential for, research excellence.
3. Evidence of, or potential for, teaching excellence.
4. A strong interest in working with the Texas State Mathworks programs; an ability to contribute to the Mathworks mission; and the potential to assume a leadership role in Mathworks.
5. A strong preparation in mathematics.
6. An ability to contribute to the Mathematics Department mission.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Evidence of, or potential to obtain, external funding.
2. High potential to collaborate with departmental faculty in mathematics and mathematics education.

Application Procedures

Applicants must submit the following via mathjobs.org/jobs: cover letter, AMS cover sheet, current curriculum vitae, all undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial ones are acceptable for initial screening), statement of research agenda, teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants are also required to submit a current curriculum vitae and cover letter through the Texas State University website, https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/22973.

To ensure full consideration, the materials listed above should arrive at the required locations by November 10, 2018. However, we shall continue to accept applications until the position is filled.

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree-granting universities.


Lecturers

The Department of Mathematics at Texas State University has openings for lecturer positions to begin Fall 2018. 

The initial appointment would be for the 2018-2019 academic year with the possibility of renewal subject to performance review and funding availability.  The successful applicant will be expected to teach four courses each semester.  At least a Master’s degree in Mathematics or Mathematics Education or a closely related field is required; however, a Ph.D. in Mathematics or Mathematics Education is preferred.  Candidates whose degree is in a closely related field must meet SACS accreditation standards to teach in a mathematics department. 

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, a current curriculum vitae, a statement of your teaching philosophy, transcripts from all degree granting institutions, and at least 3 letters of recommendation addressing teaching ability. Applications should be filed through Mathjobs.org or by email at math@txstate.edu.

To ensure full consideration, all materials should arrive by Friday April 27th, 2018. However, we shall continue to accept applications until the positions are filled; we expect them to fill quickly. 

Texas State University will not discriminate against any person in employment or exclude any person from participating in or receiving the benefits of any of its activities or programs on any basis prohibited by law, including race, color, age, national origin, religion, sex, disability, veterans’ status, or on the basis of sexual orientation.  Equal employment opportunities shall include: personnel transaction of recruitment, employment, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination, and salary.  Texas State is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and senior administrative positions.  Texas State University is a member of The Texas State University System.  Texas State University is an EOE.


About Texas State University

Texas State University is a doctoral-granting Emerging Research University located in the burgeoning Austin-San Antonio corridor, the largest campus in The Texas State University System, and among the largest in the state.  Texas State’s 37,979 students choose from 98 undergraduate, 90 master’s and 12 doctoral programs offered by 10 colleges (Applied Arts, The Emmett and Miriam McCoy College of Business Administration, Education, Fine Arts and Communication, Health Professions, Honors, Liberal Arts, Science and Engineering, The Graduate College, and the University College).  With a diverse campus community including 50% of the student body from ethnic minorities, Texas State is one of the top 13 producers of Hispanic baccalaureate graduates in the nation.  In fall 2016, there were 1,361 full-time faculty and 2,234 full-time staff.  Research and creative activities have led to growing success in attracting external support.  For FY 2017, Texas State had an annual operating budget of over $667 million. Texas State’s Research and Development expenditures for FY 2016 were more than $46 million.  The Alkek Library has more than 2.6 million titles in its collection.  Additional information about Texas State and its nationally recognized academic programs is available at www.txstate.eduTSU sign

Personnel Policies:

Faculty are eligible for life, disability, health, and dental insurance programs.  A variety of retirement plans are available depending on eligibility.  Participation in a retirement plan is mandatory.  The State contributes toward the health insurance programs and all retirement plans.www.hr.txstate.edu/benefits

Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.

The Community:

San Marcos, a city of about 61,000 residents, is situated in the beautiful Central Texas Hill Country, 30 miles south of Austin and 48 miles north of San Antonio.  Metropolitan attractions plus outdoor recreational opportunities make the community an attractive place in which to live and work.  Other major metropolitan areas, including Houston and Dallas-Ft. Worth, are within four hours.  Round Rock, a city of 107,456 residents is located 15 miles north of Austin in the Central Texas Hill Country. 

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Texas State University, to the extent not in conflict with federal or state law, prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.  Equal employment opportunities shall include: personnel transactions of recruitment, employment, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination, and salary. Texas State is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and senior administrative positions. Texas State University is a member of The Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.