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The Department of Mathematics at The University of Texas at Arlington invites applications for two or three tenure-track Assistant Professor positions beginning September 1, 2016 subject to available funding. Tenured appointments at the rank of Associate or Full Professor may be considered for exceptional candidates with a strong record of research and external funding. While outstanding applicants from all mathematical research areas will be considered, for two positions strong preference will be given to those with significant research and scholarly accomplishments in statistics and data science, especially in interdisciplinary areas such as biostatistics, data-driven discovery in the life and physical sciences, and other applications to human health. Demonstrated excellence in research and teaching and a strong potential for external funding are essential. The salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. The minimum qualifications are an earned Ph.D. in mathematics, statistics, or a related field. At least two years of experience beyond the Ph.D. is preferable. Duties will include teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students, doing scholarly research, writing grant proposals, interdepartmental collaboration, and department and university service.

UT Arlington is a public Comprehensive Doctoral/High Research Activity institution and part of the University of Texas system with an enrollment of over 37,000 students. The Department of Mathematics is the winner of the 2013 Award for Exemplary Program or Achievement in a Mathematics Department. Serving more than 10,000 students every year, the department is a major center for mathematics research and education in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and north Texas. The department offers a variety of degree programs, including BA, BS, MA, MS, and PhD s in Mathematics, Statistics and Mathematics Education. It currently has more than 100 graduate students. As part of the university's College of Science, the department actively encourages interdisciplinary research efforts at the interface between mathematics, statistics, science, engineering and local industries. For more details, visit the Department's web page at http://www.uta.edu/math and the University´s webpage http://www.uta.edu.

Applicants must submit electronically via http://www.mathjobs.org a letter of application plus a complete curriculum vitae, statement on research interests, statement of teaching philosophy that addresses evidence of teaching experience and effectiveness, and an American Mathematical Society (AMS) cover sheet. Applicants should arrange to have at least three letters of recommendation uploaded to http://www.mathjobs.org. Inquiries about the position may be directed to mathsearch@uta.edu. Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. Persons from groups historically underrepresented in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics are encouraged to apply. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. For more information see http://www.uta.edu/hr/eos.

As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, it is the policy of The University of Texas at Arlington to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status.