Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
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.
Assistant/Associate Level Faculty Position – Geometric Topology – Department of Mathematics
Tenure Track or Tenured position in Mathematics
The Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for a tenure track / tenured faculty position at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2019.
The Department is looking for exceptional individuals with particular emphasis in the area of Geometric Topology broadly construed, including geometric group theory, Higher Teichmuller Theory, and geometric structures on manifolds.
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 Geometric Topology.
Responsibilities of faculty members generally include teaching at undergraduate and/or graduate levels, recruitment, supervision, and mentor-ship of graduate students, participation in university service and professional activities, and the development of an actively funded research program of the highest quality. Applicants must have a PhD. or equivalent degree in Mathematics or a related field by the time of appointment in the position. A demonstrated record of excellence in research, and a record of (or potential for) outstanding teaching are desired. Successful candidates will have a record of collaborative research, and will be able to leverage synergies within the Mathematics Department and Division. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service as appropriate to the position.
Applications should be submitted electronically, and must include:
• American Mathematical Society cover sheet available online at:
• Curriculum vitae
• Statement of research
• Statement of teaching philosophy
• Applicants will need to arrange for four letters of reference to be submitted electronically to the UC Recruit website (at least one of which is directed towards teaching).
- A Diversity Statement is encouraged but not required
Applications received by November 15, 2018 will be given priority consideration, but the position will remain open until filled.
To apply please visit: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01341
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 status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research
Statement of Teaching
AMS Cover Sheet
Diversity Statement (Optional)
- 4 letters of reference required
How to apply
- Create an ApplicantID
- Provide required information and documents
- If any, provide required reference information