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Recruitment Period

Open date: September 13th, 2017
Last review date: November 1st, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: June 30th, 2018
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.




*Applicants should apply through Mathjobs ONLY:

Tenure Track positions in Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for two positions at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Algebra broadly construed, including algebraic geometry, number theory, and connections to combinatorics.

UC Santa Barbara offers a unique environment where innovative, interdisciplinary, and foundational research is conducted in a collegial atmosphere. We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated exceptional promise through novel research, and with strong potential to interact with all colleagues most notably those in the area of Algebra. Demonstrated research excellence and potential to become an effective teacher are desired. Candidates must possess a PhD. in Mathematics or closely related field by September 2018. Appointments begin July 1, 2018.

To apply for this position(s), applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, statement of research, statement of teaching philosophy, & the American Mathematical Society cover sheet [(available online at], & arrange for four letters of reference to be sent (at least one of which is directed towards teaching). Materials should be submitted electronically via []. Applications received via Mathjobs on or before November 1, 2017 will be given full consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

Questions can be emailed to: []

The College and Mathematics Department are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job location

Santa Barbara, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • AMS Cover Sheet

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy

  • 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
  • 4 letters of reference required

How to apply

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  2. Provide required information and documents
  3. If any, provide required reference information
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