Department of Mathematics

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s "Great Colleges to Work For." Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision Pro Futuris.

We invite you to come discover the vision and excitement at Baylor as we seek to fill the following positions in the College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Mathematics.


Tracking ID#: F011931

POSITION: Jean and Ralph Storm Chair of Mathematics

QUALIFICATIONS: The Department of Mathematics invites applications to fill the Jean and Ralph Storm Chair of Mathematics. The successful candidate, who is expected to be at the full-professor level, will be an excellent mathematician, with national and international recognition for scholarship, demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels and a history of successful, sustained grantsmanship. This endowed position provides an annual discretionary research fund to the successful candidate. Applications in all areas of mathematics will be considered. Active research areas in the department are in the general areas of algebra, analysis, differential equations, mathematical physics, numerical analysis, computational mathematics, representation theory, and topology. Several faculty in the department are engaged in interdisciplinary research with other departments on campus. Detailed information about the department can be found at the Baylor Mathematics web site.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach at graduate and undergraduate levels and conduct research.

RANK AND SALARY: Full Professor rank; salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by January 15, 2016. Applications will be reviewed immediately after this date and will be accepted until the position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: We encourage all applicants to submit their materials online at www.mathjobs.org/jobs.

Candidates should possess an earned doctorate in the appropriate field of study. A complete application includes a cover letter of application (please refer to the job number BQ 34499), at least three letters of recommendation, a current curriculum vitae, original doctoral transcripts, and a statement of support for Baylor’s Christian mission (see Pro Futuris.), indicating your religious affiliation and a few brief statements about your faith.


Tracking ID#: F011863

POSITION: Assistant Professor of Mathematics (tenure-track)

QUALIFICATIONS: Earned doctorate in the appropriate field of study by August 2016 with postdoctoral experience preferred. Excellence in teaching and research is essential. A strong record and potential for obtaining external funding is expected. The department seeks candidates in applied mathematics. Active research areas in the department in applied mathematics are in the general areas of applied differential equations, numerical analysis and computational mathematics, but we are also seeking to expand areas in our applied mathematics program. Detailed information about the department can be found at the Baylor Mathematics web site.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach at graduate and undergraduate levels and conduct research.

RANK AND SALARY: Rank is at the Assistant Professor level. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by December 1, 2015. Applications will be reviewed immediately after this date and will be accepted until the position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: We encourage all applicants to submit their materials online at www.mathjobs.org/jobs.

Candidates should possess an earned doctorate in the appropriate field of study. A complete application includes a cover letter of application (please refer to the job number BQ 34134) , at least three letters of recommendation, a current curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement, a publication list, original doctoral transcripts, and a statement of support for Baylor’s Christian mission (see Pro Futuris.), indicating your religious affiliation and a few brief statements about your faith.


Tracking ID#: F011862

POSITION: Post Doctorate Fellow (non tenure-track position

QUALIFICATIONS: Earned doctorate in the appropriate field of study by August 2016. Excellence in teaching and research is essential. The department seeks candidates whose research interests are compatible with those of current faculty. Active research areas in the department are in the general areas of algebra, analysis, differential equations, mathematical physics, numerical analysis, computational mathematics, representation theory, and topology.

Detailed information about the department can be found at the

Baylor Mathematics web site.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach at graduate and undergraduate levels and conduct research.

RANK AND SALARY: This is not a tenure track position. The salary is competitive.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by December 1, 2015. Applications will be reviewed immediately after this date and will be accepted until the position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: We encourage all applicants to submit their materials online at www.mathjobs.org/jobs.

Candidates should possess an earned doctorate in the appropriate field of study. A complete application includes a cover letter of application (please refer to the job number BQ 34097), at least three letters of recommendation, a current curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement, a publication list, original doctoral transcripts, and a statement of support for Baylor’s Christian mission (see Pro Futuris.), indicating your religious affiliation and a few brief statements about your faith.


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