Assistant Professor in Discrete Mathematics

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Oct 12, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Department of Mathematics at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky invites applications for a full time faculty position at the tenure-track Assistant Professor level beginning in Fall 2019. A successful candidate is expected to pursue a vigorous research program and to deliver high quality teaching to both graduate and undergraduate students. We encourage candidates with research interests in discrete mathematics, broadly defined to include pure, applied, and computational research. The Department will also consider applicants with other research interests that are compatible with those of the faculty.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in mathematics or a closely related field by the time the appointment begins and are expected to present evidence of excellence in research and teaching.

In order to be considered a candidate, applicants will need to complete the following two steps:

1. Submit your job market materials to Math Jobs.org. These materials should include: the standard AMS Cover Sheet for Academic Employment, a curriculum vitae, a statement about current and future research, a statement on teaching experience and quantitative assessments of teaching, a statement on inclusion, diversity, and equity (described below), and at least three (3) letters of reference addressing the applicant's research and one (1) letter of reference addressing the applicant's teaching. All application materials must be submitted online at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/12805

2. Complete an application within the University of Kentucky employment system.

As a department and university, we are strongly committed to creating an inclusive and effective teaching, learning, research, and working environment for all (see http://www.uky.edu/sotu/diversity-and-inclusivity). For your statement on inclusion, diversity, and equity, in one to two pages, applicants are asked to reflect on their commitments, approaches, and insights related to inclusion, diversity, and equity.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Applications submitted by November 10, 2018 will receive full consideration.

For more information about the department, please visit http://www.math.uky.edu.




Job Title
Assistant Professor in Discrete Mathematics

Requisition Number
FE01654

Working Title


Department Name
8E080:Mathematics

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

Ph.D. degree in mathematics or a closely related field by the time the appointment begins



Required Related Experience

Evidence of excellence in research and teaching.



Required License/ Registration/Certification

n/a



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Open Untill Filled
Yes

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • MathJobs.org
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCJobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Academic Keys
    • Latinos in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • A colleague, friend, and/or family member
    • None of the above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
Optional Documents

    PI104859805

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