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Mathematics & Statistics

Assistant Professor in Discrete Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics of the University of South Florida invites applications for an anticipated tenure-track Assistant Professor position. We seek applicants whose area of specialization is in Combinatorics, Graph Theory, Theoretical Computer Science, or other areas of discrete mathematics which support current faculty interests.

Applicants must have a strong record of research productivity and the potential to secure external funding. A Ph.D. in mathematics or a closely-related field is required at the time of appointment. The Department prefers a candidate that possesses experience beyond a Ph.D. as well as the potential for and commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

This position will begin August 7, 2017. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Salary is competitive and negotiable.

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics offers degrees at the Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Ph.D. levels. To learn more about the department, please visit our web site at: Review of applications will begin December 1, 2016, and will continue until position is filled. Your application should include: a cover letter describing your qualifications for the position; a curriculum vita; a research statement which includes both a summary of previous and ongoing work and a description of future research plans; a teaching statement and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Applicants must also arrange for at least three letters of recommendation to be submitted for review. These letters should be submitted through or they may be sent in a timely manner to Denise Marks at .

Apply for the position online at for Job Opening ID #11691. Applicants will be asked to create an account and provide basic demographic information, as well as upload a “cover letter”. For additional information you may contact Denise L. Marks at or (813) 974-9747.

Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For disability accommodations, contact Denise Marks at (813-974-9747), a minimum of five working days in advance.