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Faculty Employment Opportunities

The Department of Mathematics of the University of Oregon is a Tier I research department with internationally recognized research groups in Algebra, Analysis, Topology, Geometry and Probability/Statistics. The Department has a strong and vibrant PhD program with over 60 students.

The University of Oregon is located in Eugene, Oregon, home to more than 156,000 people and Oregon’s third largest city. Ocean, beaches, lakes, rivers, forests, high desert, and the Cascade and Coast mountain ranges are all within only an hour or two drive. The Willamette River runs through the heart of the city and joins the McKenzie River north of town. Mild winters, long growing seasons and few drastic weather changes are characteristic. Eugene has a high percentage of professionals, including doctors, lawyers, architects, and educators, and is home to the Hult Center for the Performing Arts, which regularly hosts the Oregon Bach Festival, the Eugene Symphony, the Eugene Ballet, and the Eugene Opera, among other cultural offerings.

The Department of Mathematics provides an excellent research environment with many fine mentoring opportunities.



The Department of Mathematics is establishing a pool of mathematicians to teach courses in Mathematics at the undergraduate or graduate level.  The pool is for part-time, temporary, limited duration appointments not to exceed one year, but with the possibility of renewal for up to a total of three years. In limited circumstances, there is the possibility of renewal beyond three years based on programmatic need, funding, and performance. Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis. Screening of applications will take place as positions become available and continue until positions are filled.  Minimum requirements: M.S. or M.A. in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Statistics, or closely related field, and evidence of teaching ability.

Send CV and list of references to Michael Price, Department of Mathematics, 1222 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR  97403-1222 or email a single PDF file to  The successful candidate will have the ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, and students from a variety of backgrounds. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  The University of Oregon is an EO/AA/Veterans/Disability institution committed to cultural diversity. This pool will remain active through 4/30/2017.


Candidates should have the ability to work effectively with a diverse community. The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status.