The Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Riverside invites application to a faculty position at the full professor level in the general area of pure mathematics. The successful candidate is expected to fill the F. Burton Jones Chair in Pure Mathematics. The search seeks candidates with national and international recognition, an outstanding research track record and outlook, a strong record in mentoring and teaching, and leadership in promoting diversity and serving the professional community.
A PhD in mathematics is required. It is expected that at UCR, the candidate will lead a rigorous research program, will develop and teach graduate and undergraduate courses, will advise and mentor graduate and undergraduate students, will vigorously promote diversity, and will engage in both campus and professional service activities.
A start-up package will be provided. The endowment fund will be made available to support the candidate's research and mentoring activities. This position will start between July 1, 2020 and July 1, 2021.
Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, a full curriculum vita, a statement of research, a statement of teaching, official teaching evaluations and a statement on contribution to promoting diversity. In addition, applicants should provide contact names and addresses for four or five references on the candidate's research, and one reference on the candidate's teaching and mentoring. All application materials must be submitted through AP Recruit online at: https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/apply/JPF01199
Review of applications will commence on May 1, 2020, and proceed until position is filled. For full consideration, applicants should submit their complete applications by April 30, 2020.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.
Advancement through the Professor ranks at the University of California is through a series of structured, merit-based evaluations, occurring every 3-5 years, each of which includes substantial peer input.
Internal Number: JPF01199
About University of California Riverside
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.