Assistant Professor of Mathematics-Statistics
Assistant Professor of Mathematics-Statistics Job no: 494530
Position type: Faculty Full Time
Benefit Status: Benefited-Union
Campus: UMass Lowell
Department: Mathematical Sciences
Salary: Salary commensurate with experience
Applications Open: Jul 18 2018
General Summary of Position:
The Mathematical Sciences Department at the University of Massachusetts Lowell invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor to start on September 1, 2019. Preference will be given to mathematicians working in statistics or related fields such as probability theory, data science or image analysis.
The successful candidate will be expected to initiate and participate in funded research programs and to contribute to the department's teaching mission in the candidate's area of specialty. UMass Lowell has a diverse group of faculty who utilize mathematical research tools. Candidates interested in establishing collaborations with faculty across the University are strongly encouraged to apply.
The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. Women and under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
UMass Lowell is located about 25 miles northwest of Boston in the high-tech corridor of Massachusetts.
Minimum Qualifications (Required):
- Earned Doctorate by Sept 1, 2019 in Mathematics or Statistics
- Record of quality research
- Ability to work effectively with diverse groups
- Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and Master's level
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Review of applications will begin on Oct 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.
Please include a CV, cover letter, teaching statement/philosophy, and research statement with your application. Contact information for three references will be required at the time of application. References will be contacted for a letter of reference immediately after application submission.