Faculty Employment Opportunities

UCSD Central

Associate or Full Professor - Excellence

The Department of Mathematics, within the Division of Physical Sciences at the University of California, San Diego (http://www.math.ucsd.edu), invites applications for tenured faculty positions. This is a broad search that is open to applicants from all areas of pure and applied mathematics and statistics. Successful candidates must have a PhD and demonstrated potential for excellence in both teaching and research.  Positions are subject to availability of funding.

The University is committed to an excellent and diverse staff, faculty, and student body. Preferred candidates will have the potential for leadership in areas contributing to diversity, equity, and inclusion and will have a desire to play a future role in helping to shape and expand the University’s diversity initiatives (http://diversity.ucsd.edu/). We especially welcome candidates who have benefitted from, contributed to, or created programs that increase the access and success of underrepresented students and faculty in mathematics. Applications should include a statement describing past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion (see http://facultyequity.ucsd.edu/c2d/index.html).


Candidates must receive their PhD prior to their first quarter of teaching. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on UC pay scales. The starting date for the position will be July 1, 2018. Review of applications will commence on October 16, 2017 and continue until positions are filled.  Submit applications online through https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/10514


Complete applications will include the following:
* 3 Reference Letters
(at least one letter should address teaching experience in some depth)
* Curriculum Vitae
* Publications List
* Research Statement
* Teaching Statement
* Statement describing past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion (see http://facultyequity.ucsd.edu/Faculty-Applicant-C2D-Info.asp)

More information on contributions to diversity statements can be found at the links below:

Guidelines for writing a diversity statement:


Examples and resources:


Sample Diversity statements:



For applicants interested in spousal/partner employment, please visit the UCSD Partner Opportunities Program at https://academicaffairs.ucsd.edu/aps/partneropp/index.html


The Department of Mathematics has multiple positions posted. Interested candidates must apply to each individual position they wish to be considered for; applications will not be moved to other posted positions. 


UC San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or protected

UCSD is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Applicants are invited to preview campus diversity resources and programs at Diversity at UC San Diego. To assist applicants who may have concerns regarding employment opportunities for spouses/partners, please review the UCSD Academic Job Opportunities Bulletin and the Staff Employment Opportunity Bulletin

Updated 11/02/2017 10:24 AM