The Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Irvine invites applications from outstanding candidates for the Edward and Vivian Thorp Endowed Chair. The Thorp Chair is provided to recruit a world-renowned mathematician who can bring eminence, visibility, and leadership to the mathematics department at UCI.
Completed applications must be submitted through https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07868 and must contain: (1) AMS cover sheet - indicate your area of mathematical specialization (2) Cover letter (3) CV (4) Research statement (5) Teaching statement (6) Diversity Statement (7) Teaching evaluations (8) Selected reprints and/or preprints (9) At least three reference letters sent electronically through AP Recruit
Please reference job #07868 in the subject line of all correspondence. The application review process starts October 1, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.
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