Associate Professor - Department of Mathematics

Chicago, Illinois
20 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
16 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Department of Mathematics at The University of Chicago invites applications for the position of tenured Associate Professor of Mathematics. The successful applicant will be working at the interface of arithmetic geometry and algebraic topology and be a leading figure in the field. Faculty members in our department are expected to submit findings for publication, and attend and present at various national and international conferences and professional meetings. The applicant will also be responsible for conducting graduate and undergraduate courses in Mathematics. Specifically, duties will include course preparation, review and grading of assignments, and academic advising of individual students as requested. Applicant will also serve on departmental committees and contribute to departmental administrative affairs, as directed by the Chair.


  • No more than 7 years past the Ph.D. in mathematics.
  • Must have US employment eligibility as required by the US Immigration Reform and Control Act.

Application Instructions
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Applications are due November 16, 2020. 

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at

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