Carnegie Mellon University

Careers available in the Mathematical Sciences Department

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University expects to appoint a Shelly Visiting Associate Professor for the 2019-2020 academic year. This position, created through a gift of Eugene P. Shelly, is intended for regular mathematics faculty members at institutions that focus primarily on teaching. The idea is to give Carnegie Mellon faculty and graduate students an opportunity to improve their teaching skills through interaction with the candidate, while simultaneously providing the candidate with an enriched research experience. Successful applicants will be expected to provide evidence of a strong teaching record. Appointment at the level of Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Professor may also be considered.

Applicants should submit all materials electronically at This includes a curriculum vitae, list of publications, a statement describing teaching accomplishments, and at least three letters of recommendation. Recommenders who are unable to submit their letters electronically may mail them to the Shelly Appointments Committee, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.