Faculty Search

Tenure and Tenure-track Positions

Applications are invited for Tenured and Tenure-track positions starting in September 1, 2018. Priority will be given to exceptionally promising research mathematicians. We invite applications from qualified mathematicians in all fields.

Applications should be made electronically at www.mathjobs.org and should include (1) the American Mathematical Society Cover Sheet for Academic Employment, (2) a curriculum vitae,(3) a research statement, and (4) four letters of recommendation, one of which discusses the candidate's teaching qualifications. Inquiries may be sent to: tenure@math.northwestern.edu.

The review process starts November 1, 2017; applications arriving after this date may also receive consideration. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

Assistant Professor of Instruction

Northwestern University’s Department of Mathematics invites applications for a full-time, benefits-eligible, non-tenure eligible faculty appointment as Assistant Professor of Instruction, beginning September 1, 2018. Duties include teaching six quarter-long undergraduate courses per academic year, course leadership, curriculum development, mentoring of new faculty and teaching assistants, and other departmental service primarily focused on undergraduate education. This a continuing appointment, subject to periodic review, with possible promotions to Associate Professor of Instruction and Professor of Instruction. Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in Mathematics, which must be conferred by September 1, 2018. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated excellence, breadth, and innovation in teaching. We are interested in candidates whose primary career goal is undergraduate mathematics education in all its facets.

Applications should be made electronically at www.mathjobs.org and should include (1) the American Mathematical Society Cover Sheet for Academic Employment, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a detailed teaching statement, (4) a statement of mathematical interests, and (5) four letters of recommendation, at least two of which discuss the candidate's teaching qualifications in depth. Inquiries may be sent to: hiring@math.northwestern.edu.

Review of application materials will begin on November 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.