Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Salisbury, Maryland, United States

Job description

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Salisbury University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Mathematics. This is a tenure-track position.

Primary Job Duties: Teaching introductory mathematics courses as well as a broad range of upper level mathematics courses. Academic advising and student mentoring are expected as well as conducting undergraduate research and scholarly activities.

Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematical Sciences, or related field. If ABD, would be hired at the rank of Instructor with the requirement that the candidate completes doctoral degree within the first year of employment. Demonstrated evidence of a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching, research, and curriculum development.

Preferred Qualifications: Background and interest in teaching courses supporting our statistics, applied mathematics, and/or actuarial science programs.

How to apply

Applications received by November 1, 2017 will receive first consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be contingent upon verification of eligibility to work in the U.S. and is expected to begin August 2018. Please visit our website to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions.

To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit the following: 1) a letter of interest; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) a brief statement describing approach to undergraduate teaching; 4) unofficial transcripts (official copies to be submitted before hire); and, 5) three professional letters of recommendation. Letters of recommendation must come directly from the recommender and be sent to Mrs. Jenny Howard email:, or via the mail to her attention at Mathematics & Computer Science Department, Salisbury University, 1101 Camden Avenue, Salisbury, MD, 21801. If you have any questions about the position, please contact Dr. Lori Carmack at

Note: If you are utilizing an Online Credential Service Provider for a blind recommendation and/or you have any other documents that cannot be attached, please have these documents sent directly to Mrs. Jenny Howard email:, or via the mail to her attention at Salisbury University, 1101 Camden Avenue, Salisbury, MD, 21801.

This position is based in Salisbury, Maryland. Founded in 1925, Salisbury University is one of 12 institutions that compose the University System of Maryland. Salisbury University is a selective undergraduate institution with the University System of Maryland. The University is close to ocean beaches and the Chesapeake Bay and 2-3 hours from the metropolitan areas of Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Norfolk. SU is consistently ranked among the nation’s top colleges and ‘best values’ by U.S. News and World Report, The Princeton Review, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and other publications. SU has 416 full-time faculty members serving a student population of approximately 8700.

Diversity and inclusion are core values of Salisbury University. We strive to create a truly diverse and inclusive environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our University community to include students, faculty, and staff, today and in the future. To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University’s commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit

Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 56 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C.