Current tenure-track position offers: 

San José State University, San José, California


Subject to Budgetary Approval, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

The San Jose State University Department of Mathematics and Statistics has two faculty positions starting August 2018 in the following areas:

  • One Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in Applied Mathematics with preference for Actuarial Science  (JOID:  24287)
  • One Tenure-Track Assistant Discrete Mathematics, Optimization or Cryptography (JOID:  24288)

See the complete position descriptions at http://mathjobs.org.   PhD required by time of appointment. For full consideration, submit all application materials at www.mathjobs.org by December 28, 2017. SJSU is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the core values of inclusion, civility, and respect for each individual. A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU.

(Tenure-track faculty offers come up sporadically and will be posted here, usually with an announcement on the front page. The remainder of this page is dedicated to other employment opportunities that are usually always available)

Teaching Associates

See this page for details.

Part Time Instructors

The department hires part-time faculty to teach math, math education and developmental math classes. The department maintains an ongoing applicant pool for lecturers. The department also often needs experienced high school teachers for student teacher supervision. Though applications are accepted at any time, it is best to apply for a teaching position during the first month of the semester before you would like to start teaching. Send a cover letter of interest, resume with 3 references, transcript and 3 letters of recommendation to:

San Jose State University
Department of Mathematics
One Washington Square, MH 308
San Jose, CA 95192-0103

If you are hired, an updated transcript and 3 letters of recommendation may be required.

Student Employment

During the academic year the department hires graders, lab monitors, office assistants, tutors and workshop facilitators based on the current budget allocation. We look to employ responsible, courteous students who have a minimum GPA of 3.2 (undergrad) or 3.5 (graduate). Students interested in grading or tutoring must have earned a grade of B or better in the course they would like to be assigned. Students who want to apply to be workshop facilitators or office assistants should download the corresponding Application(s). Students who want to apply to be graders, lab monitors and/or tutors need fill out the online Student Assistant Application (additional documents may be required).

Other Student Positions

Jobs and internships at local companies are also available for students while they attend San Jose State. Contact the SJSU Career Center for help in looking for an internship. Peer Advisors, Peer Mentors, and Peer Tutors are also hired every semester at Peer Connections.