Faculty Position in


Number Theory, Algebraic Geometry, and Computation

for Fall 2022

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The Department of Mathematics at the University of Oklahoma is experiencing an exciting multi-year period of growth and development. We encourage well-qualified individuals to apply for a full-time, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in areas related to Number Theory, Algebraic Geometry, and Computation beginning August 2022.

Normal duties consist of teaching two courses per semester, conducting research, and rendering service to the department, university, and profession.


Applicants should have an earned doctorate, postdoctoral experience and should have a demonstrated potential for excellence in research and teaching.

We seek strong candidates working in Number Theory, Algebraic Geometry, and/or Computation. Preference will be given to applicants who complement the department's existing research groups in Number Theory, Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory. However, outstanding candidates in all areas of Algebra and Number Theory will be considered. See our research page for for more information on research interests represented within the department.


The salary is competitive and is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University of Oklahoma offers an excellent benefits program. For further information please access the Human Resources website.


For full consideration, applicants should send a completed AMS cover sheet, curriculum vitae, a description of current and planned research, a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, at least three recommendation letters addressing the candidate's research, and at least one letter addressing the applicant's teaching experience and proficiency. Applicants are encouraged to submit these materials through MathJobs.

Mathematics Department Contact Information:

Phone: 405-325-6711
FAX: 405-325-7484
E-mail: mathsearch1@ou.edu
Website: https://math.ou.edu/jobs/2022/NTAGC

Screening of applications will begin on November 1, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.

Additional information

The University of Oklahoma (OU) is a Carnegie-RU/VH public research university known for excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement, serving the educational, cultural, economic and healthcare needs of the state, region, and nation from three campuses: Norman, Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, and Tulsa Schusterman Center. OU enrolls over 30,000 students and has more than 2,700 full-time faculty members in 21 colleges.

Last year we enrolled more National Merit Scholars than any other institution, public or private. The 277-acre Research Campus in Norman was named the No.1 research campus in the nation by the Association of Research Parks in 2013. Norman is a culturally rich and vibrant town located just outside Oklahoma City. With outstanding schools, amenities, and a low cost of living, Norman is a perennial contender on the “Best Places to Live” rankings. Visit soonerway.ou.edu for more information.

The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to: admissions, employment, financial aid, housing, services in educational programs or activities, or health care services that the University operates or provides.

The University of Oklahoma is committed to achieving a diverse, equitable, and inclusive university community by embracing each person's unique contributions, background and perspectives. The University of Oklahoma recognizes that fostering an inclusive environment for all, with particular attention to the needs of historically marginalized populations, is vital to the pursuit of excellence in all aspects of our institutional mission. This enhances the OU experience for all students, faculty and staff and for the communities we engage.