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[C19-040] - Mathematical Sciences Department: Assistant Professor In Mathematics

Position Information

Instructional Faculty


Contact Person:
Dr. Luis Recoder-Núñez
Phone: 860-832-2538

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Job Description

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Central Connecticut State University invites applications for two full-time, tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, starting in the fall 2019 semester.  The department consists of 30 full-time faculty members in three areas:  mathematics, statistics, and mathematics education.  These positions are specifically in the mathematics area.  The Department offers undergraduate and master's programs in mathematics, statistics, and mathematics education.  Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Earned Ph.D. in mathematics (from a regionally accredited institution or international equivalent) by the time of appointment
  • Demonstration of a strong commitment to teaching, with at least five sections of classes taught as instructor of record at the college level (by the time of appointment)
  • Evidence of a viable research program in pure or applied mathematics
  • Commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college level
  • Evidence of a strong, active research program
  • Ability to collaborate on research projects

The University:  The University:  CCSU is one of four universities in the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system.  Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose.  As of fall 2018, CCSU serves approximately 11,822 students - 9,546 undergraduates, and 2,276 graduates.  CCSU is richly diverse: more than 34 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage.  Visit our web site at

The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city with a population of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital of culture-rich Hartford.  CCSU is currently in a large-scale community engagement initiative, designed to more effectively embrace our communities as the “steward of central Connecticut.”  Pursuing a range of partnership arrangements with area businesses, schools, agencies, and more, this initiative will create significant new opportunities for student internships, faculty research, as well as an expanding array of cultural collaborations with the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, city theatres, the world-renowned New Britain Museum of American Art, and other area attractions.

Application and Appointment: For full consideration, applications must be received by January 31, 2019.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience.  Only applications submitted to University’s applicant system will be considered.  To begin the application process, click on the Apply Now button and electronically submit the following in a single file:

  • Letter of interest addressing all the required qualifications for the position
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • The names of three current professional references with addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers
  • Statement of teaching philosophy, which addresses your commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities
  • Statement of research interest
  • Transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable; if selected, official copies will be required)
  • For ABD candidates, letter from thesis advisor stating anticipated date of completion

Mail, e-mail and incomplete applications will not be considered.

In addition, submit three letters of recommendation, at least one of which must address applicant’s teaching and at least one of which must address the applicant’s research, to  

Please redact any personally identifiable information (i.e., Social Security number, date of birth, marital status, country of origin) from any documents submitted.

For more information, contact Dr. Luis Recoder-Núñez, Professor and Math Search Committee Chair at
860-832-2538 or

Central Connecticut State University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.