The Department of Mathematics at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky invites applications for a full time faculty position at the tenure-track Assistant Professor level beginning in Fall 2019. A successful candidate is expected to pursue a vigorous research program and to deliver high quality teaching to both graduate and undergraduate students. We encourage candidates with research interests in discrete mathematics, broadly defined to include pure, applied, and computational research. The Department will also consider applicants with other research interests that are compatible with those of the faculty.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in mathematics or a closely related field by the time the appointment begins and are expected to present evidence of excellence in research and teaching.
In order to be considered a candidate, applicants will need to complete the following two steps:
1. Submit your job market materials to MathJobs.org. These materials should include: the standard AMS Cover Sheet for Academic Employment, a curriculum vitae, a statement about current and future research, a statement on teaching experience and quantitative assessments of teaching, a statement on inclusion, diversity, and equity (described below), and at least three (3) letters of reference addressing the applicant’s research and one (1) letter of reference addressing the applicant’s teaching. All application materials must be submitted online at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/12805
2. Complete an application within the University of Kentucky employment system.
As a department and university, we are strongly committed to creating an inclusive and effective teaching, learning, research, and working environment for all (see http://www.uky.edu/sotu/diversity-and-inclusivity). For your statement on inclusion, diversity, and equity, in one to two pages, applicants are asked to reflect on their commitments, approaches, and insights related to inclusion, diversity, and equity.
Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Applications submitted by November 10, 2018 will receive full consideration.
For more information about the department, please visit http://www.math.uky.edu.