Assistant Professor in Mathematics (83209)

University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

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Engineering & Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics
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Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Assistant Professor in Mathematics (83209)

Gainesville, Florida
Open Date:
Sep 27, 2021
Close Date:
Dec 23, 2021

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Florida is pleased to invite applications for one full-time, nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor faculty position open to all areas in Mathematics to begin August 16, 2022. The successful candidate will join a vibrant department of approximately 60 faculty and 85 graduate students pursuing research in a broad array of pure and applied areas.

Over the past few years, the University has made significant investments in faculty and infrastructure, adding hundreds of new faculty lines and upgrading classroom and laboratory facilities. The University is home to HiPerGator, one of the most powerful high-performance computers at a US public university (, and recently added the new AI NVIDIA GPU SuperPod ( in support of the AI initiative, which aims to expand the role of AI in higher education and research ( These facilities are available to all faculty on campus to enhance their teaching and research.

The University of Florida is ranked the 5th best public university in the United States by US News and World Report 2022, with exceptional research, teaching, and a university-wide commitment to diversity. The Department of Mathematics is committed to creating an environment that affirms diversity across a variety of dimensions, including ability, class, ethnicity/race, gender identity and expression. We particularly welcome applicants who can contribute to such an environment through their scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and professional service. The university and greater Gainesville community enjoy a diversity of cultural events, restaurants, year-round outdoor recreational activities, and social opportunities.


Candidates should already have a strong established research program that complements ongoing research in the Department of Mathematics, a compelling plan for future research, and the ability to supervise both graduate and undergraduate research projects. A Ph.D. degree in Mathematics or a closely related field is required. The salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience, and includes a full benefits package.

Application Instructions:

Applications must be submitted on-line via mathjobs and at and must include: (1) a cover letter, (2) a complete curriculum vitae including a list of publications, (3) a research statement summarizing the applicant’s qualifications, past research, and future research plans, (4) a statement of teaching experience and interest, and (5) at least three confidential letters of recommendation sent on their behalf to the Interfolio submission packet. To ensure full consideration, completed applications are due by December 23, 2021.

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire.  A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible.  Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.


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