Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2 Positions to be Filled)

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Position Title:

Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2 Positions to be Filled)




Assistant Professor

FLSA status:


Hiring Salary:

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Position Type:

Full-Time Tenure Track


College of Science & Engineering Technology


Dept of Mathematics and Statistics

Open Date:



Contact Name:

Dr. John Alford


Search Committee Chair
Dept of Mathematic & Statistic
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, Texas 77341-2206

Contact Phone:


Contact Email:

[email protected]

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job:

Teaching, research, and service. Standard teaching load is nine credit hours per semester. Other responsibilities include research in the field of mathematics, advising students, and service to the department, college and university.

Educational Requirements for the Position:

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or closely related field, a strong commitment to quality teaching, and be active in research. In particular, we seek applicants in the fields of analysis or applied mathematics and whose research complements our current faculty interests in these areas.

Experience Required for the Position:

Candidates should have excellent communication skills and a strong commitment to quality teaching, research, and academic service.

Special Instructions Summary:

Submit an AMS cover sheet, a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and at least three letters of reference, at least two of which address the candidate’s research potential and at least one of which addresses the candidate’s teaching.

The review of candidates will begin on November 9, 2020 and will continue until the positions are filled.

Please note: References provided in the References section of the application will receive an automated email reference request at the time the application is submitted.

Open Until Filled:


EEO Statement:

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/9/2021
Application Due: 1/16/2021
Work Type: Full Time