Assistant Professor of Applied Mathematics - University of San Diego in San Diego California

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University of San Diego

San Diego, California 92110

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Assistant Professor of Applied Mathematics

Department: Mathematics and Computer Science


Job IRC #18533

Job Description:

University of San Diego, an independent Catholic University, seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science to begin September 2016. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in mathematics, applied mathematics, or statistics. The standard teaching load is an average of 3 three-hour undergraduate courses per semester, with the potential for a reduction from internal or external research grants. Faculty members are expected to have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, maintain active scholarly pursuits, and engage in service to the university.

The successful candidate for this position will have the potential to be included in a small pool of faculty who will rotate through our new Fletcher Jones Endowed Chair in Applied Mathematics.

University of San Diego, an Equal Opportunity Employer, an NSF ADVANCE institution, and a Changemaker Campus, is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science has a commitment to creating a welcoming environment to all.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. in mathematics, applied mathematics, or statistics.

Background check: Successful completion of a pre-employment background check.

Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes.  Serious candidates are encouraged to request official transcripts to help expedite the hiring process.   

To apply and for full consideration, all of the following materials must be uploaded to Interfolio, by going to:

• a cover letter which includes an explanation of your interest in this position

• Curriculum Vitae

• three letters of recommendation, at least one of which should address teaching

• a teaching statement, including experience and interest in mentoring undergraduate students

• a research statement

Priority will be given to applications received by December 11, 2015 with the search continuing until the position is filled.

Inquiries about the position can be directed to Dr. Michael Shulman at

The University of San Diego is a smoking and tobacco-free campus. For more information, visit


Keyword Phrases

  • Catholic university
  • globally competent
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume