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Assistant Professor - Data Science

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 4th, 2019

Last review date: Friday, Nov 15, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Davis, is soliciting applications for a tenure-track position starting July 1, 2020.

The tenure-track appointment will be made at the Assistant Professor level at an academic ladder step commensurate with qualifications. Minimum qualifications for this position include a Ph.D. degree in mathematical sciences and demonstrated potential for performance in teaching and research. A Ph.D. needs to be obtained by the beginning of Fall quarter. Duties include mathematical research, undergraduate and graduate teaching, and departmental, university and professional service. The search for this position will be in the area of the mathematics of data science, in response to Dean Spiller’s call for curriculum innovation. We will announce the position through our planned advertisement

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Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a diversity statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required