Department of Mathematics

Faculty Openings

Andris A. Zoltners Professorship in Mathematics (tenured)

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for an appointment at the rank of tenured full professor to fill the newly endowed Andris A. Zoltners Professorship in Mathematics. A Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in mathematics or a closely related field is required. The target area is applied mathematics. We are expecting applications from candidates with an outstanding record of research accomplishment, internationally recognized stature, credentials suitable for immediate nomination as a Distinguished Professor, and great potential for future work.

Duties: Conduct research in mathematics, interact with faculty, teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses, mentor junior faculty, and participate in the governance of the Department, College, and University by serving on faculty committees.

Applications should be submitted online through and should include

  1. the AMS cover sheet for academic employment,
  2. a curriculum vitae,
  3. a research statement,
  4. four letters of recommendation. Preferably one of the letters will discuss the candidate’s teaching
Reference letter writers should be asked to submit their letters online through

Direct all inquiries to Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2013, and applications will be considered on a continuing basis until the position is filled. A background check will be required for employment in this position.

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