Assistant Professor, Mathematics

University of the Sciences in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

Job posting number: #7071647

Posted: October 30, 2020

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


University of the Sciences (USciences) invites applications for a full-time 10-month tenure-track faculty position as Assistant Professor of Applied Mathematics in the Department of Mathematics, Physics and Statistics beginning August 15, 2021.

The Department of Mathematics, Physics and Statistics currently has 15 full time faculty with diverse research interests in all three Department disciplines. The Department has a good track record of excellence in teaching and research and will provide a friendly and supportive environment to the new faculty. Besides working with mathematics, physics and statistics colleagues, the new faculty will have an opportunity to collaborate with other USciences faculty with diverse expertise and interests including data science, biology, bioinformatics, chemistry, pharmaceutical and health sciences.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

A Ph.D. in applied mathematics or related area is required by the starting date. Candidates should have a strong commitment to teaching, research and mentoring students. The ideal candidate is an effective educator with commitment to involve students in research projects, contribute to the enhancement of the instructional programs, and establish and maintain a competitive and successful research program. The finalist will be required to successfully pass a background check.

Application Instructions:

For consideration, please upload your cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, and statement of research interests. Additionally, please submit three letters of reference. The letters must be sent directly from the referee to the search committee chair, Lia Vas, PhD., at with a copy to Nancy D'Aversa in Human Resources at Review of applications begins on December 1, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

Note to Applicants:

When applying to this position, on the “My Experience Page” and under the “Resume/CV” heading where it is indicated to “Upload a File” please attach all the required documents separately and then click the upload button.


USciences values and supports a diverse and inclusive place to learn and work. Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

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