Assistant Professor of Mathematics - Statistics

Assistant Professor of Mathematics-Statistics
Department of Mathematical Science

University of Massachusetts Lowell

The Mathematical Sciences Department at the University of Massachusetts Lowell invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor to start on September 1, 2019. Preference will be given to mathematicians working in statistics or related fields such as probability theory, data science or image analysis.  


The successful candidate will be expected to initiate and participate in funded research programs and to contribute to the department's teaching mission in the candidate's area of specialty. UMass Lowell has a diverse group of faculty who utilize mathematical research tools. Candidates interested in establishing collaborations with faculty across the University are strongly encouraged to apply.


Minimum Qualifications (Required):

  • Earned Doctorate by Sept 1, 2019 in Mathematics or Statistics
  • Record of quality research
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse groups


Additional Considerations:

Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and master's level


Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please include a CV, cover letter, teaching statement/philosophy, and research statement with your application. To apply, go to:  Contact information for three references will be required at the time of application. 


References will be contacted for a letter of reference immediately after application submission.


Review of applications will begin on Oct 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.  However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. 


 The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.