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Lecturers (Simons Instructor and Ronald Douglas Instructor)

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in Mathematics by 8/31/20

Preferred Qualifications

Research areas complement those of current department members. Ph.D. received in 2013 or later

Responsibilities & Requirements

Research and teaching mathematics

Special Notes

This is a non-tenure track position.  FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.  Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.

Anticipated Start Date: 9/1/2020


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The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure

Those interested in this position should:

1. Complete the online Applicant Information Survey.  Do not submit this survey to the department with your application.  Any questions regarding the survey, please email

2.Download a   State Employment Application  by clicking the link. Applicants should complete the American Mathematical Society's application process on-line at You can reach the American Mathematical Society's site by clicking Apply.  The application consists of: 1) AMS Standard Cover Sheet, 2) cover letter, 3) CV, 4) publication list, 5) research statement, 6) teaching statement, and 7) at least three reference letters. Electronic reference letters are preferred but the department will accept letters via postal mail. 8) State Application. Alternative Format: Submit your cover letter, CV, publication list, research and teaching statements and three reference letters to the address or email address below.


The Appointments Committee
Department of Mathematics
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3651

Campus Description

Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore.  Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. SBU is a comprehensive research-intensive university and a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), which includes 34 public universities among its 62 members.  SBU consists of 12 schools and colleges and a teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art healthcare in the Long Island region. SBU also manages and performs joint research with Brookhaven National Laboratory, the only Department of Energy Laboratory in the Northeast, and shares doctoral programs with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-renowned molecular biology institute.  Home to the Emerson String Quartet, the Pollock-Krasner House in East Hampton, New York, the Humanities Institute, and the Southampton Arts Program, and with endeavors that extend to the Turkana Basin Institute in Kenya and the Ranomafana National Park in Madagascar, SBU sustains an international reputation that cuts across the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.


Official Job Title: Lecturers (Simons Instructor and Ronald Douglas Instructor)
REF#: F-10106-19-11
Campus: Stony Brook West Campus
Department: Mathematics
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Posting Start Date: 11/08/2019
Posting End Date: 12/08/2019

Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 12/08/2019, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information,veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.

If you need a disability-related accommodation, please call the university office of institutional diversity and equity at (631)632-6280.

Job Category:   Faculty and Librarian
Posting Date:   11/08/2019