Overview

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Illinois Springfield invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level to begin on August 16, 2017. Doctorate degree in Pure Mathematics is required. Preferred areas of interest include Analysis and Differential Equations. The desired qualifications of candidates include demonstrated excellent undergraduate teaching ability, potential for scholarship and service activities. The successful candidate will teach courses in differential equations (online and on-ground) and various mathematics courses that support the university’s General Education requirement as needed. Other duties include engaging in scholarly and service activities appropriate to her/his professional development and advising mathematics majors.

CAMPUS: Located in the state capital, the University of Illinois Springfield is one of three members of the University of Illinois system. The University serves approximately 5,400 students in 22 graduate and 30 undergraduate programs. The academic curriculum offers students a strong liberal arts core, a wide range of professional programs, and close faculty interaction. Making the most of its location in the state capital, UIS is broadly engaged in public policy and service. Its diverse student body includes traditional, non-traditional, and international students. Twenty-five percent of majors are in 17 undergraduate and graduate online degree programs and the campus has received several national awards for its implementation of online learning. You are encouraged to visit the university web page at http://www.uis.edu and the department web page at http://www.uis.edu/math.

APPLICATION: To apply, click the “Apply for Position” button below, create or update your profile, complete the online application, and upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, evidence of teaching ability (teaching evaluations), teaching statement, research statement, and three letters of recommendation. Only those applicants who complete the online application and upload all required materials by the application deadline will be considered; incomplete applications will not be evaluated. To maintain the integrity of the search process, applicants are asked to upload their own materials. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled or the search is terminated.

UIS is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to recruitment and retention of a diverse and inclusive campus community. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer of employment. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.