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Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor starting August 14, 2017.  Pending budgetary approval, this position may become a tenure-track position.  The successful applicant will have completed all of the requirements for a Ph.D. in the mathematical sciences by the time of appointment.  The department is particularly interested in candidates with a research area in discrete mathematics, an interest in mentoring undergraduate research, and a willingness to share the responsibilities for the mathematical preparation of future teachers.  Experiences and/or licensure in secondary education will be taken into consideration.  The teaching load for this position is 12 credits per semester. Salary and benefits are competitive. For more information, visit our web site

A complete application must include a cover letter that addresses your qualifications for the position and indicate how you would expect to contribute to our department. All application materials should be submitted through   Materials should include a curriculum vita, graduate school transcripts, a statement of research interests, a statement of teaching philosophy, and three or more letters of recommendation.  At least one of the letters of recommendation should address teaching, ideally written by someone who has directly observed your teaching. Questions may be addressed to Dr. Anna Savvopoulou at or at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, Indiana University South Bend, South Bend, IN 46634.

IU South Bend is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer, and encourages applications from underrepresented groups. We will begin reviewing applications March 15, 2017.

Associate Faculty

The department is looking for qualified mathematics instructors. Preference will be given to applicants with a master's degree in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, or a closely related field. Salaries are competitive. Applications are accepted throughout the year. If possible, recommendation letters should comment on teaching. Send resume and letters of recommendation to the chair of the Department of Mathematical Sciences: Dr. Yu Song, by email ( or regular mail to: Department of Mathematical Sciences, Indiana University South Bend, 1700 Mishawaka Avenue, South Bend, IN 46634.

Student Employment

The Mathematics Department has several opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students.

An application form is available in Word format here or pdf format here.