Visiting Assistant Professor (VAP) in Applied Mathematics
Company: University of California - Merced
Posted on: November 22, 2020
Open date: November 18th, 2020
Next review date: Tuesday, Dec 1, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the
Final date: Friday, Dec 18, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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.
The Applied Mathematics Graduate Group at UC Merced invites
applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position for AY
2020/2021. This special (non-tenure track) position requires the
successful candidate to conduct research and teach 3 courses per
academic year, and service; the position is renewable based on
performance and subject to funding. A Ph.D. or equivalent in
Applied Mathematics, Mathematics or a related field is required by
the time of hire. Preference will be given to candidates at the
early stage of their careers. We are seeking exceptionally
qualified candidates with expertise in areas across the field of
applied mathematics. Special attention will be paid to applicants
who can collaborate with researchers in applied mathematics and
other fields in natural sciences, engineering and/or social
sciences at UC Merced.
Salary is commensurate with education, experience, and UC Academic
Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a doctorate in
Applied Mathematics, Mathematics or a closely related field by the
position start date.
Completed applications must be submitted and contain:
(1) AMS cover sheet. Indicate your area of mathematical
(2) Cover letter
(4) Research statement
(5) Teaching statement
(6) Diversity statement
(7) At least three reference letters (at least one addressing
teaching) sent electronically.
This position will be open until filled, with an initial review of
applicants to begin 12/1/2020.
For more information, please contact Professor Mayya Tokman at
The University of California is an Equal Employment
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and invites applications
from all qualified applicants, including women, minorities,
veterans, and individual with disabilities, who will enrich the
teaching, research and public service missions of the university.
All qualified applicants will be considered 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
The University of California, Merced, is the newest of the
University of California system s 10 campuses. With 8,500
undergraduate and graduate students
(https://www.ucmerced.edu/fast-facts), UC Merced provides
outstanding educational opportunities to highly qualified students
from the heart of California, the nation, and abroad. The campus
has special connections to nearby Yosemite National Park; is on the
cutting edge of sustainability in construction and design; and
supports the economic development of Central California. The Merced
2020 Project doubled the physical capacity of the campus, and
enhanced academic distinction, student success, and research
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research
Statement of Teaching
Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion -
Statement on your contributions to equity, diversity, and
inclusion, including information about your understanding of these
topics, your record of activities to date, and your specific plans
and goals for advancing equity and inclusion. Please review the UC
Merced Diversity Statement Guidelines and UC s Commitment to
AMS Cover Sheet - Indicate your area of mathematical
* 3 letters of reference required
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