Position title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Salary range: Salary is commensurate with education, experience, and UC
Academic salary scales.
Percent time: 100
Anticipated start: Spring 2022
Position duration: AY 2021/2022
Open date: October 8th, 2021
Next review date: Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 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
The Applied Mathematics Graduate Group at UC Merced invites applications for
up to two Visiting Assistant Professor positions for AY 2021/2022. This
special (non-tenure track) position requires the successful candidates to
conduct research and teach 3 courses per academic year, and service; the
position is renewable based on performance and subject to funding.
As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the
University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy:
https: // policy.ucop.edu/doc/5000695/SARS-CoV-2Covid-19. All Covered
Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if
applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption,
Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no
later than the applicable deadline. For new University of California
employees, the applicable deadline is eight weeks after their first date of
employment. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.)
A Ph.D. or equivalent in Applied Mathematics, Mathematics or a related field
is required by the time of hire.
Preference will be given to candidates at the early stage of their careers. We
are seeking exceptionally qualified candidates with expertise in areas across
the field of applied mathematics. Special attention will be paid to applicants
who can collaborate with researchers in applied mathematics and other fields
in natural sciences, engineering and/or social sciences at UC Merced.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research
Statement of Teaching
Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - Statement
on your contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, including
information about your understanding of these topics, your record of
activities to date, and your specific plans and goals for advancing equity
and inclusion, in alignment with UC Merced's mission to reflect the
diversity of California and to meet the educational needs and interests of
its diverse population. For additional information on what should be
included on your Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Statement, please visit
guidelines-for-wr, and review the UC Merced Diversity Statement Guidelines
and UC's Commitment to Diversity
AMS Cover Sheet - Indicate your area of mathematical specialization
3 letters of reference required
Provide at least one reference letter addressing teaching.
Apply link: https: // aprecruit.ucmerced.edu/JPF01203
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The University of California is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative
Action employer and invites applications from all qualified applicants,
including women, minorities, veterans, and individual with disabilities, who
will enrich the teaching, research and public service missions of the
university. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete
University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see:
UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy
(https: // policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction).
The University of California, Merced, is the newest of the University of
California system's 10 campuses. With 8,500 undergraduate and graduate
students (https: // www. ucmerced.edu/fast-facts), UC Merced provides
outstanding educational opportunities to highly qualified students from the
heart of California, the nation, and abroad. The campus has special
connections to nearby Yosemite National Park; is on the cutting edge of
sustainability in construction and design; and supports the economic
development of Central California. The Merced 2020 Project doubled the
physical capacity of the campus, and enhanced academic distinction, student
success, and research excellence (https: // merced2020.ucmerced.edu/).
UC Merced is a smoke & tobacco free campus
(https: // smokefree.ucmerced.edu/).