The Mathematics Department at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD invites applications for one or more tenure-track Assistant Professor (or higher rank) appointments in each of the following three areas: (1) in pure or applied Mathematics, (2) in Statistics, and (3) in Operations Research. USNA is a service academy and top tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. The appointments will begin July 31, 2018. Candidates with appropriate experience will be considered at a higher rank. The successful applicant must be strongly committed both to teaching at the undergraduate level and to producing high-quality peer-reviewed research. A typical teaching load in the department involves approximately 10 contact hours per semester with small section sizes (10-25 students) and 2-4 preparations per year. The position requires teaching core classes in calculus and/or statistics as well as developing and teaching upper level courses for our majors. A qualified candidate must be a U.S. citizen and have a Ph.D. in an appropriate field by July 2018. Candidates with a commitment and demonstrated ability to attract and retain students from underrepresented groups (including women) are particularly encouraged to apply. Candidates are directed to our official job postings at https://www.usna.edu/HRO/jobinfo/MathAsstProf-Fall2018.php for details about the job and requirements (including a background investigation).
Research interests in the department include all areas of pure and applied Mathematics, Operations Research, and Statistics. We offer majors in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics with Economics, and Operations Research.