Employment Opportunities


Tenure Track Positions

1. Assistant Professor in Mathematics Education (filled)

2. Assistant Professor in Mathematical Finance (no longer accept applications)

Applications are invited for a tenure-track assistant professorship in mathematical finance at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte starting August, 2017.  Required qualifications include a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in mathematics, statistics or a related field, with demonstrated research interest in any area related to mathematical finance including stochastic calculus, derivative pricing, computational methods including Monte Carlo, risk theory, high frequency finance and empirical finance, a commitment to establishing a productive research program, and a commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels a diverse student body. Applicants with a strong commitment to interdisciplinary research and commensurate experience, potential for external funding are highly desirable.

Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu (position number 6558) and must include a letter of interest that addresses the requirements for the position, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research plans (part of which must be a statement stating previous experience or plan for interdisciplinary research), a statement of teaching experience, philosophy, and interests, and copies (either official or unofficial) of graduate transcripts. Applicants must also arrange to have three letters of reference on appropriate letterhead stationery forwarded (in PDF format, if submitted electronically) on their behalf to Mathematical Finance Search Committee, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28223, or via email to Ms. Sarah Hornbeck (srhornbe@uncc.edu) with ``Mathematical Finance Position Reference" in the subject line. Evaluations of applications will commence on January 10, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is a doctoral, research intensive university located in one of the nation's fastest growing metropolitan areas on an expanding, modern campus. One of sixteen campuses in one of the oldest public university systems in the United States, UNC Charlotte offers over 28,000 students a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. As the largest college at UNC Charlotte, the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (CLAS) houses 20 departments in the humanities, social sciences, physical sciences and military sciences, as well as 24 applied research centers and interdisciplinary programs. It offers eight doctoral degrees, 34 master's degrees and graduate certificates and 34 undergraduate degrees. With close to sixty full-time faculty and staff members, over 400 undergraduate majors and a robust Ph.D. program, the Department of Mathematics and Statistics is the largest department in the university. Faculty research interests include such fields as algebra, analysis, computational mathematics, differential equations, mathematical finance, inverse problems, mathematical physics, topology,  statistics, and biostatistics.  CLAS is proud to be a college  with diverse faculty, staff and students. Finalists will be asked to discuss  the importance of the values of diversity and inclusion for our college and departments, and how the topics of diversity and inclusion may be incorporated into their teaching and research.

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. All candidates are subject to a background check.

3. Assistant Professor in Mathematics (filled)

4-5. Assistant Professor in Statistics (no longer accept applications)

Applications are invited for two tenure-track assistant professorships in statistics at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte starting August, 2017. Required qualifications are a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in statistics, biostatistics, financial statistics or a related field, a commitment to establishing a productive research program, and a commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  Preference will be given to applicants with a strong commitment to interdisciplinary research and commensurate experience, potential for external funding and a demonstrated commitment to teaching a diverse student body. Candidates with strength in computational statistics and experience with big data and statistical consulting are highly desirable.

Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu (position number 4661) and must include a letter of interest that addresses the requirements for the position, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research plans (part of which must be a statement stating previous experience or plan for interdisciplinary research), a statement of teaching experience, philosophy, and interests, and copies (either official or unofficial) of graduate transcripts. Applicants must also arrange to have three letters of reference on appropriate letterhead stationery forwarded (in PDF format, if submitted electronically) on their behalf to Statistics Search Committee, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28223, or via email to Ms. Sarah Hornbeck (srhornbe@uncc.edu) with ``Statistics Position Reference" in the subject line. Evaluations of applications will commence on January 10, 2017 and will continue until the positions are filled. Applicants are also alerted to another potential biostatistician position in the Department of Public Health Science at UNCC and are referred to their website http://publichealth.uncc.edu/.

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is a doctoral, research intensive university located in one of the nation's fastest growing metropolitan areas on an expanding, modern campus. One of sixteen campuses in one of the oldest public university systems in the United States, UNC Charlotte offers over 28,000 students a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. As the largest college at UNC Charlotte, the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (CLAS) houses 20 departments in the humanities, social sciences, physical sciences and military sciences, as well as 24 applied research centers and interdisciplinary programs. It offers eight doctoral degrees, 34 master's degrees and graduate certificates and 34 undergraduate degrees. With close to sixty full-time faculty and staff members, over 400 undergraduate majors and a robust Ph.D. program, the Department of Mathematics and Statistics is the largest department in the university. Faculty research interests include such fields as algebra, analysis, computational mathematics, differential equations, mathematical finance, inverse problems, mathematical physics, topology,  statistics, and biostatistics.  CLAS is proud to be a college  with diverse faculty, staff and students. Finalists will be asked to discuss  the importance of the values of diversity and inclusion for our college and departments, and how the topics of diversity and inclusion may be incorporated into their teaching and research.

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. All candidates are subject to a background check.

 

Part Time Positions

Applications are invited for part-time positions in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte starting August, 2016. Duties involve teaching up to four classes each semester.

Required qualifications include a master's degree or equivalent in mathematics or statistics, and teaching experiences at the undergraduate level. Preferred qualifications include a doctoral degree in mathematics or statistics with the capability of teaching large classes.

Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu (use position number EPTF50) and must include a letter of interest that addresses the requirements for the position, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching experience, philosophy, and interests, and copies (either official or unofficial) of graduate transcripts. Applicants must also arrange to have three letters of reference on appropriate letterhead stationery forwarded (in PDF format, if submitted electronically) on their behalf to Faculty Search Committee, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28223, or via email to Dr. Mohammad Kazemi (mkazemi@uncc.edu) with "Math Lecturer Position 3789 Reference" in the subject line.  

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is a doctoral, research intensive university located in one of the nation's fastest growing metropolitan areas on an expanding, modern campus. One of sixteen campuses in one of the oldest public university systems in the United States, UNC Charlotte offers over 28,000 students a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. As the largest college at UNC Charlotte, the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences houses 20 departments in the humanities, social sciences, physical sciences and military sciences, as well as 24 applied research centers and interdisciplinary programs. It offers eight doctoral degrees, 34 master's degrees and graduate certificates and 34 undergraduate degrees. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is the largest department in the university with close to sixty full-time faculty and staff members, over 400 undergraduate majors and a robust Ph.D. program. Faculty research interests include such fields as algebra, analysis, computational mathematics, differential equations, mathematical finance, inverse problems, mathematical physics, topology, statistics, and biostatistics.

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups.


Temporary Grader/Tutor Positions

The department is always in need of temporary graders/tutors to grade/tutor a wide range of courses such as college algebra, elementary statistics, and calculus. In general, these positions will be paid at a rate of $11-$12/hour if the grader/tutor is a graduate student and at a rate of $8-$9/hour if otherwise. When there are more applicants than available positions, priority will go to math major students. Qualified students seeking such positions should send their transcripts to Dr. Shaozhong Deng at shaodeng@uncc.edu.