Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Employment Opportunities


Lecturer in Mathematics

Position #1882

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro seeks to hire a Lecturer in Mathematics for the 2018-19 academic year. Successful applicants will be expected to teach lower-level mathematics courses possibly including, but not limited to, Contemporary Topics in Mathematics, College Algebra, Precalculus, Business Calculus, and Introduction to Probability and Statistics to a diverse group of students in lecture, hybrid, and online formats. The teaching load will be four courses each semester. Active service in the department is expected. Candidates must have at least a Master's Degree in Mathematics or closely related field. Candidates must possess strong communication skills and a commitment to undergraduate education and excellence in teaching. The department is particularly interested in candidates with experience in or potential for using innovative approaches to teaching. Prior teaching experience and experience working with diverse populations is preferred.

Questions and informal inquiries may be directed to Dr. Tracey Howell (thhowell@uncg.edu), the chair of this search. Application materials must include an AMS cover letter, letter of interest, teaching statement, and CV. In your letter of interest, clearly specify that you are applying for the Lecturer position #1882. Applications should be mailed to mathstatsposition@uncg.edu. Also, kindly arrange for three recommendation letters to be emailed to mathstatsposition@uncg.edu.

Review of applications will begin on April 13, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. Please see the job posting of non tenure-track positions at UNCG at: https://jobsearch.uncg.edu/postings/9523

UNCG is a minority serving institution with majority female student body. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and strongly encourages applications from women, underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.
EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Visiting Assistant Professor

Position #1840

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro seeks to hire a Visiting Assistant Professor in Mathematics for the 2018-19 academic year. Successful applicants will be expected to teach both upper-level and lower-level mathematics courses including an Axiomatic Geometry course to a diverse group of students. The teaching load will be three courses each semester. Active research and service in the department are expected. Candidates must have or anticipate a Ph.D. in Mathematics or closely related field before August 1, 2018. Preference will be given to candidates with research interests in undergraduate mathematics education.

Questions and informal inquiries may be directed to Dr. Tracey Howell (thhowell@uncg.edu), the chair of this search. Application materials must include an AMS cover letter, curriculum vita, letter of interest, teaching statement, and research statement. In your letter of interest, clearly specify that you are applying for the Visiting Assistant Professor position #1840. Applications should be mailed to mathstatsposition@uncg.edu. Also, kindly arrange for three recommendation letters to be emailed to mathstatsposition@uncg.edu. At least one letter of recommendation must address teaching.

Review of applications will begin on April 13, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. Please see the job posting of non tenure-track positions at UNCG at: https://jobsearch.uncg.edu/postings/9523

UNCG is a minority serving institution with majority female student body. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and strongly encourages applications from women, underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.
EOE/AA/M/F/D/V


Visiting Assistant Professor

Position #1857

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro seeks to hire a Visiting Assistant Professor in Mathematics for the 2018-19 academic year. Successful applicants will be expected to teach both upper-level and lower-level mathematics courses to a diverse group of students. The teaching load will be three courses each semester. Active research and service in the department are expected. Candidates must have or anticipate a Ph.D. in Mathematics or closely related field before August 1, 2018. Preference will be given to candidates whose research programs are in Combinatorics, Geometric Group Theory, Mathematical Biology, Number Theory, Topology, or complement other research interests of the department.

Questions and informal inquiries may be directed to Dr. Dan Yasaki (d_yasaki@uncg.edu), the chair of this search. Application materials must include an AMS cover letter, curriculum vita, letter of interest, teaching statement, and research statement. Applications should be mailed to mathstatsposition@uncg.edu. Also, kindly arrange for three recommendation letters to be emailed to mathstatsposition@uncg.edu. In your letter of interest, clearly specify that you are applying for the Visiting Assistant Professor position #1857.

Review of applications will begin on March 15, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. Please see the job posting of non tenure-track positions at UNCG at: https://jobsearch.uncg.edu/postings/9523

UNCG is a minority serving institution with majority female student body. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and strongly encourages applications from women, underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.
EOE/AA/M/F/D/V


Faculty Position in Statistics with Specialization in High Dimensional Data Analysis

Position #998940

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Statistics, with a preference for candidates specializing in statistical or computational methods for large and complex data. The preferred start date is August 1, 2018.

Candidates must have or anticipate a Ph.D. in Statistics or a closely related field by August 1, 2018. Successful applicants will be expected to maintain a vigorous research program and excel in teaching. They are also expected to seek external research funding, contribute to the interdisciplinary mission and statistical consulting at UNCG, 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 serving over 20,000 students. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics currently has 22 tenured/tenure-track faculty and offers graduate programs leading to Master and PhD degrees. The university is located in the Piedmont region of NC and provides easy access to major research centers in the state including Research Triangle Park, SAMSI, NISS, and NC Research Campus. 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 at http://jobsearch.uncg.edu and by clicking on "Faculty" and going to position #998940, alternately go directly https://jobsearch.uncg.edu/postings/9027. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vita, description of current and past research and statement of teaching philosophy. Applicants are also asked to provide the names, email addresses, and phone numbers of three (3) References. (At least one of these references should address the candidate's teaching abilities.) This should be completed in the References section of the electronic application. These References will be solicited by the UNCGjobsearch system via email, and asked to provide a confidential Letter of Reference/Recommendation on behalf of the applicant. This will occur immediately when an applicant applies for the position. Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. For questions regarding this position, please contact the search chair Dr. Xiaoli Gao (x_gao2@uncg.edu) or email mathstatsposition@uncg.edu.

UNCG is a Minority Serving Institution, with an undergraduate student body consisting of 28% African Americans and 8% Hispanic or Latino Americans. UNCG and the Mathematics and Statistics Department 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 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 are strongly committed to increasing faculty diversity.

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