UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA
DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS
Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Applied Analysis/Partial Differential Equations
The Department of Mathematics at the University of South Carolina is inviting applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of applied analysis in a broad sense. The candidate is expected to contribute to synergistically bridging important theoretical developments in analysis and vibrant emerging mathematical foundations in Data Science. Areas of special interest include Stochastic Analysis, Harmonic analysis, Partial Differential Equations, Dynamical systems, and Nonlinear Approximation Theory etc.
A successful candidate is expected to teach on all levels and, in particular, Real and Complex Analysis or Probability Theory courses at the graduate level in the Department of Mathematics. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics by the start date of employment, an outstanding research record, a commitment to effective teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and a demonstrated potential for excellence in both research and teaching. Applications must be submitted through the University’s online employment system (USCJobs) at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/105676. A completed application will include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, description of research plans, and statement of teaching philosophy. In addition, four letters of recommendation should be made available through https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/UofSC/APAA. One of the letters should appraise the candidate’s teaching ability.
The beginning date for the position will be August 16, 2022. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Please address inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Mathematics Department (http://www.math.sc.edu/), located in the heart of the historic campus, currently has 36 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 10 instructors, 46 graduate students, over 180 majors, and 40 minors. Faculty research interests include algebra, analysis, applied and computational mathematics, constructive approximation, discrete mathematics, geometry, mathematical biology, mathematical education, and number theory.
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (Aiken, Beaufort and Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (Lancaster, Salkehatchie, Sumter, Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the UofSC system institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs more than 15,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.