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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Natural Science
Department: Mathematics 10032574
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Tenure System Faculty, Education/Training, Non-Union

Working/Functional Title

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Tenure System

Position Summary

The Department of Mathematics at Michigan State University invites applications for a tenure system position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning Fall 2020.


The position is associated with the Van Haften Professorship in Deductive Literacy.


We seek a candidate with outstanding research credentials in any area of mathematics and a demonstrated interest in advancing mathematical reasoning in the undergraduate curriculum. The position enjoys a reduced teaching load and a research stipend for a five-year period.  Preference will be given to candidates with at least 2 years of experience beyond the Ph.D.



MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer and is committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. MSU is committed to providing a work environment that supports employees' work and personal life, and offers employment assistance to the spouse or partner of candidates for faculty and academic staff positions.


Required Degree

Doctorate -Mathematics

Minimum Requirements

At least 2 years of experience beyond the Ph.D.


Desired Qualifications

At least 2 years of experience beyond the Ph.D.


Required Application Materials

Applicants should submit a curriculum vita, a statement on research activities, a statement on teaching activities, and should arrange for at least 4 letters of recommendation to be sent.  One of the letters must specifically address the applicant's teaching experience and commitment to undergraduate curriculum.

Special Instructions

Review of applications will begin on 10/15/2019, and will continue until the position is filled.

Applicants must apply at


Review of Applications Begins On



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