Assistant Professor Openings

The Mathematics Department of Washington University in St. Louis, MO, has two openings for tenure track Assistant Professors, one in mathematics, and one in statistics, to begin August 2018. Responsibilities include teaching three one-semester courses per year, maintaining a strong research program, publishing the results of the research, and normal student advising and departmental and university service.

Statisticians in all areas will be considered. Mathematicians in pure mathematics, especially Algebra, Algebraic Geometry, or Analysis, will be considered. A Ph.D. in statistics or mathematics is required.

Applicants should provide their CV, publication list, research and teaching statements, and arrange for at least four letters of recommendation to be submitted. At least one of the letters should report on the applicant's teaching abilities. Applicants are encouraged to submit this material using the AMS mathjobs website (; however it may be sent directly to the Chair, Department of Mathematics.

The department is committed to excellence in teaching and is particularly interested in candidates who have evidence of pedagogical skill. The department will begin reviewing applications on November 1, 2017, and continue until the search is concluded.

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

We specifically invite and encourage women and minorities to apply. Employment eligibility verification is required on hire.

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