Limited Term Assistant Professor

Position Information

Position Information

Faculty Rank Assistant Professor
Posting Number 2016_00254F
Posting Type
Official Title ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Working Title Limited Term Assistant Professor
Title Code 55100
Retirement Plan
Department MATHEMATICS
Salary Range
Job Summary

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Georgia seeks highly qualified candidates to fill Limited Term Assistant Professor positions beginning in August 2017. These positions are similar to a postdoctoral position in that they are not tenure track and involve both teaching and research. Each position is of two years duration, with the possibility of renewal for a third year. Teaching duties are the equivalent of 4 three-hour courses per year and will be aligned with the department’s new small class initiative at the pre-calculus and calculus level. In addition, Limited Term Assistant Professors are expected to participate in the research life of the Department, including the pursuit of an original research program. Applicants must exhibit potential for significant research and high quality teaching. A Ph.D., or equivalent foreign degree, in Mathematics or a closely related field is required. Applicants are encouraged to identify a member of the current faculty with whom their research aligns. Complete applications (including letters of recommendation) must be received by December 17, 2016 to ensure full consideration. To apply, please submit a vita with a list of publications, a teaching statement, and a research statement through mathjobs.org as well as through FacultyJobs, http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/1568. Applications are incomplete and will not be considered until entered both on FacultyJobs and MathJobs. In addition four letters of recommendation (one addressing the candidate’s teaching skills) should be received. Submission of the letters of recommendation through mathjobs.org is preferred; however, if necessary they may be sent by ordinary mail to: LTAP Search Committee Department of Mathematics University of Georgia Athens, GA 30602 The Mathematics Department, the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, and the University of Georgia are committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive. The University of Georgia is an EEO/AA/Vet/Disability institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications

PhD in math or related field (foreign equivalent ok)

Preferred Qualifications
Degree Level Doctorate
Posting Date 11/14/2016
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Appointment Status Limited Term
Location of Vacancy Athens Area

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Portfolio/Philosophy
  4. Research Portfolio/Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Media Portfolio
  2. Unofficial Letters of Recommendation