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Upcoming Events

01/18/2018 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Combinatorial and Commutative Algebra Seminar
03/09/2018 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Colloquium - Speaker: Frank Sottile

Department Head Search




The Department of Mathematics invites applications from tenured faculty members for the position of Department Head. Candidates should have an established record of success in teaching, mathematical scholarship, and professional service, and should possess outstanding interpersonal and communication skills. Experience with the procedures used by the Department of Mathematics and the College of Arts and Sciences for hiring, promotion, and tenure actions is desirable.

The successful candidate will be expected to provide direction and leadership within the department, and to be an advocate for the department to the university community and beyond. The responsibilities of the Head include hiring, supervising, mentoring, and evaluating faculty and staff, managing the budget, and representing the department’s interests to the Dean, the higher administration, and to the public. Subject to approval by the Dean, current guidelines approved by the department recommend an initial appointment period of three years with a possible one-time extension of up to three years.

Qualified applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and a brief statement of their vision for the department to: Nick Materer, Search Committee Chair, Department of Chemistry, 107 PS. For full consideration all application materials must by received by January 31, 2018, and review of applicants will continue until the position is filled.