Assistant Professor of Mathematics



Job description

Huntsville, TX

This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Position Title Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Requisition 201900103F
Rank Assistant Professor
FLSA status Exempt
Hiring Salary

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Position Category
Position Type Full-Time Tenure Track
College College of Science & Engineering Technology
Department Dept of Mathematics and Statistics

Refer Applicants To

Contact Name Dr. Edward Swim

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

Contact Phone 936-294-1576
Contact Email [email protected]

Position Details

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. Applicants from all areas of mathematics are encouraged to apply. Preference may be given to applicants whose research interests broadly align with our graduate sequence in analysis, but strong applicants from all areas of mathematics are encouraged to apply.

Experience Required for the Position

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

How to apply

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.

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 Yes

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 atSHSUrequire background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.

Sam Houston State University (known as SHSU or Sam) was founded in 1879 and is the third oldest public institution of higher learning in the State of Texas. It is located 70 miles north of Houston in the hills, lakes, and forests region of East Texas in Huntsville. It is one of the oldest purpose-built institutions for the instruction of teachers west of the Mississippi River and the first such institution of its type in Texas. The school is named for one of Texas's founding fathers, Sam Houston, who made his home in the city.