Assistant Professor-Tenure System

Position Summary

The Department of Mathematics at Michigan State University invites applications for one open rank tenure system position, beginning Fall 2018. Candidates specializing in all areas of mathematical research will be considered. Preference will be given to applicants with established records of excellence in research, teaching and service, commensurate with hiring at the associate or full professor level.

Applicants should submit a vita, statement on research and teaching, and should arrange for at least 4 letters of recommendation to be sent, one of which must specifically address the applicant's teaching ability. All applicants must apply online at

Review of applications will begin on 11/01/2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer and is committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans  and persons with disabilities. MSU is committed to providing a work environment that supports employees' work and personal life, and offers employment assistance to the spouse or partner of candidates for faculty and academic staff positions.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Math or related field

Minimum Requirements

Ph.D. in Mathematics or related field

Desired Qualifications

Doctorate degree in Mathematics or a related field 

Required Application Materials

CV, Cover Letter, Research Statement, Teaching Statement, 4 Reference Letters

Special Instructions

All applicants must apply online at