Assistant Instructional Professor, Department of Mathematics

Illinois, United States
04 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
04 Jul 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Chicago: Physical Sciences Division: Department of Mathematics

Location Chicago, IL


The Department of Mathematics at the University of Chicago invites applications for positions at the rank of Assistant Instructional Professor.  Appointments at this rank are for a term of one or two years with the possibility of renewal. The relationship between Assistant Instructional Professors and the University is governed by a  Service Employees International Union Collective Bargaining Agreement. Position responsibilities include teaching up to six courses per year, contributions to the effective functioning of departmental programs of instruction, and ongoing professional development. Starting salaries are expected to be at least $70,000 per year. Screening will begin December 10, 2019, and will continue until all available positions are filled.


Completion of a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics or a closely related field is required prior to the start of appointment. You should be qualified to teach a range of undergraduate courses in mathematics including single and multivariable calculus, and linear algebra. 

Application Instructions

Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Recruitment website at

A complete application consists of: (1) curriculum vitae, (2) teaching statement, including a history of courses taught, (3) three or more letters of reference, at least two of which address teaching ability.

Optional:  we encourage submission of additional materials that speak to teaching experience and ability, particularly copies of teaching evaluations. We also welcome materials on relevant experience with developing and managing a program of instruction, program development and/or coordination, syllabi development, and organizing educational conferences and workshops.