Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Employment Opportunities


Tenure-Track Position in Computational Algebra, Combinatorics, or Number Theory

Position #1840

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) seeks applications for a tenure-track position in Computational Algebra, Combinatorics, or Number Theory at the Assistant Professor rank beginning August 1, 2019. Competitive applicants will have research expertise that strengthens our Ph.D. program in Computational Mathematics.

Candidates must hold or anticipate a Ph.D. in mathematics or closely related discipline by August 1, 2019. Successful applicants will be expected to excel in teaching, maintain a vigorous research program, seek external research funding, and educate a diverse group of undergraduate and graduate students from various backgrounds. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

UNCG is a doctorate-granting university with an enrollment of about 20,000 students. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics currently has 22 tenured/tenure-track faculty and offers a variety of degree programs. The university's location provides easy access to major research centers in the state including Research Triangle Park. Additional information about UNCG and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics can be found at http://www.uncg.edu and http://www.uncg.edu/mat/.

Application materials should be submitted electronically to https://spartantalent.uncg.edu/postings/11231. A complete application includes a cover letter (please also include the AMS cover sheet as part of this document), curriculum vita, description of current and past research, statement of teaching philosophy, and at least three (3) reference letters of support. At least one of these letters should address the candidate's teaching abilities. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. For questions regarding this position, please contact the search chair Dr. Rich Fabiano (rhfabian@uncg.edu) or email mathstatsposition@uncg.edu.

UNCG is a Minority Serving Institution, with an undergraduate student body consisting of 28% African Americans and 9% Hispanic or Latino Americans. UNCG and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics foster an environment of collaboration across departments and schools and support community- engaged research. UNCG is proud of the diversity of its student body, and we seek to attract an equally diverse applicant pool for this position. UNCG is located in a metropolitan area of more than 1.6 million people in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, between the Atlantic Ocean and the Appalachian mountains. UNCG is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/D/V employer and is strongly committed to increasing faculty diversity.


About the Area

Picture of the statue of Charles Duncan McIver in front of the Jackson Library on the UNCG campus