Open Faculty Positions

DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES

Tenure Track Faculty Position 2021-22

The Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Los Angeles, invites applications for a (tenure-track) faculty position. A competitive candidate should have a transformative research program and show excellence in teaching. Applicants from all fields of mathematics will be considered, but we give preference to candidates whose research area has a connection to any of the existing research groups at UCLA or candidates that could take a leadership role in our evolving programs in Financial/Actuarial Mathematics or in Data Theory. Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) or expect to complete their Ph.D. by June 2021. 

As a campus with a diverse student body, we encourage applications from women, minorities, and individuals with a history of mentoring under-represented minorities in the sciences. The preferred candidate will also demonstrate a commitment to mentoring students from underrepresented and underserved populations in the sciences, or demonstrate an interest in campus-wide or departmental programs that provide research and professional development opportunities for a diverse student body. Please include such statements within your Statement of Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion.

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, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy at: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

Please apply at: 

https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF05879

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To guarantee full consideration, the application should be received by December 01, 2020.

Applicants should submit:
1) Curriculum Vitae
2) Cover Letter
3) Statement of Research
4) Statement of Teaching
5) Statement of Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. Please visit the following website for guidance on this statement: https://equity.ucla.edu/programs-resources/faculty-search-process/faculty-search-committee-resources/sample-guidance/
6) Four letters of reference (optional)

Temporary Faculty Positions 2021-22

Hedrick Assistant Professorships

The Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Los Angeles, invites applications for E.R. Hedrick Assistant Adjunct Professorships. Appointments are for three years. Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in a relevant area and should show evidence of excellence in teaching and research. Preference will be given to applicants whose research connects to faculty interests in the department or who can address specific teaching needs.

The teaching load for Hedrick Assistant Adjunct Professors is typically four courses per year. Apart from the standard Hedrick Assistant Adjunct Professorship line, there are three specializations that address particular research and teaching needs in the department. Applicants hired for one of these specializations must be willing to primarily teach courses in these areas.

Specialization in Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAM): The teaching load for these positions is normally reduced by research funding to two one-quarter courses per year.

Specialization for Program in Computing (PIC): Applicants for this specialization must show strong promise as instructors for courses in computing.

Specialization in Financial Instruction (FAM): Applicants for this specialization must have research-level expertise in a field related to financial or actuarial mathematics, and must be willing to master new content in these areas for instructional purposes, as needed. Relevant fields include probability, statistics, financial, and actuarial mathematics.

Applications and supporting documentation must be submitted online via: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF05864

Applicants for Hedrick Assistant Adjunct Professorships interested in one or several of the specializations should indicate the corresponding acronym (CAM, PIC, FAM) under “Specialization” in their application on UC Recruit. Applicants not interested in these specializations can leave this field blank. All applicants should indicate the AMS Subject Classification that most accurately represents their research area.

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, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy at: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

As a campus with a diverse student body, we encourage applications from women, minorities, and individuals with a history of mentoring under-represented minorities in the sciences. The preferred candidate will also demonstrate a commitment to mentoring students from underrepresented and underserved populations in the sciences, or demonstrate an interest in campus-wide or departmental programs that provide research and professional development opportunities for a diverse student body. Please include such statements within your Statement of Contributions to Diversity.

Appointments will be effective July 1, 2021 or later. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. For fullest consideration, all application materials should be submitted on or before November 15, 2020.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

REFERENCE REQUIREMENTS
• 3 letters of reference required

Assistant Adjunct Professorships

The Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Los Angeles, invites applications for Assistant Adjunct Professorships. Appointments are normally for two years, with the possibility of renewal for another year. The teaching load is typically six one-quarter courses per year.

Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in a relevant area and should show evidence of excellence in teaching and research. Preference will be given to applicants whose research connects to faculty interests in the department or who can address specific teaching needs.

Applications and supporting documentation must be submitted online via: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF05866

All applicants should indicate the AMS Subject Classification that most accurately represents their research area on UCRecruit.

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, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy at: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

As a campus with a diverse student body, we encourage applications from women, minorities, and individuals with a history of mentoring under-represented minorities in the sciences. The preferred candidate will also demonstrate a commitment to mentoring students from underrepresented and underserved populations in the sciences, or demonstrate an interest in campus-wide or departmental programs that provide research and professional development opportunities for a diverse student body. Please include such statements within your Statement of Contributions to Diversity.

Appointments will be effective July 1, 2021 or later. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. For fullest consideration, all application materials should be submitted on or before November 15, 2020.

DOCUMENT REQUIREMENTS:
• Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.

• 3 letters of reference

Lecturer Positions in Mathematics 2020-21

The UCLA Department of Mathematics receives on an ongoing basis application for quarter positions (Fall/Winter/Spring or for Summer Session) for Lecturers to teach Math Education courses. Positions are very limited and temporary.

The level of appointment will be commensurate with the applicant’s qualifications. A M.A or M.S in Education or an equivalent degree is required with an excellent professional record and experience.

Reviews for the position will commence on September 18, 2020 and will continue until a successful candidate is identified. Interested applicants should apply at UCLA Academic Recruit at:

https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF05870

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, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.


REQUIREMENTS
Document Requirements
• Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.
• Cover Letter
• Statement of Research (Optional)
• Statement of Teaching
• Statement of Contributions to Diversity – Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.
(Optional)
• Misc / Additional (Optional)
Reference requirements
• 3 required (contact information only)