Open Faculty Positions

Post Doctoral Fellow
Mathematical Biology

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Pittsburgh (Oakland campus) invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellow in Mathematical Biology, to begin in the Fall Term 2022, pending budgetary approval.

Candidates may be expected to participate in discussions with experimentalists and analysis of data as part of their research. Responsibilities include maintaining an active research program, teaching three courses per year, and participating in research seminars.

Required Qualifications:

Completion of a Ph.D. degree in mathematics or a closely related field is required prior to the start of appointment. Applicants should have some form of experience teaching in mathematics.

Application Instructions:

A complete application consists of:

Curriculum vitae including courses taught and list of programming skills,
Statement of research interests,
At least two letters of recommendation, and 
A cover letter for the application briefly commenting on fit for the position and evidence of commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Review of completed applications will begin on December 13, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should apply online at:  or at the link here.

Any questions about the application process can be directed to Carol Miller at  The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive environment. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets.

Faculty Instructor Visiting

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a full-time, one-year Visiting Lecturer position to begin in August 2022, pending budgetary approval. This is a non-tenure track, non-renewable teaching position.

In terms of minimum qualifications, candidates should have earned their Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences or a closely related discipline from an AACSB accredited university or international equivalent by August 2022. We seek excellence in teaching candidates for this position.

Applicants can apply online at: (under Faculty Positions, a Keyword search for Mathematics). Through the application link, candidates should submit (a) a CV, (b) a teaching portfolio including a statement of teaching philosophy, a small sample of course materials (e.g., syllabi and assignments), and evaluations of teaching by students or supervisors, and (c) a diversity statement.  They should also have (d) at least two letters of reference emailed to by February 27, 2022.  Any questions about the position can be directed to Ms. Carol Miller at  Review of completed files will begin on March 1, 2022, and continue until the position is filled.


Part-time Instructor

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Pittsburgh (Oakland campus) invites applications for the part-time position of Instructor. This position is for a term of one semester, with the possibility of renewal. Responsibilities include teaching one or two courses per semester. Screening will be on a rolling basis.

Required Qualifications

  • Completion of a bachelors degree in mathematics or a closely related field is required prior to the start of appointment.
  • Applicants should be qualified to teach the following undergraduate courses in mathematics: College Algebra, Precalculus and Business Calculus

Application Instructions

  • Applicants must apply by email to
  • A complete application consists of: (1) curriculum vitae, (2) teaching statement, including a history of courses taught, and (3) one or more letters of reference which address teaching ability.
  • Applicants are encouraged to submit any additional material which they believe sheds light on their teaching experience and ability as well as copies of teaching evaluations.


Carol Miller
139 University Place, Room 304
Pittsburgh, PA 15206