Tenure-Track Math Faculty

Announcement of Position Availability

Subject to Budgetary Approval

The San Jose State University Department of Mathematics and Statistics has four Tenure-Track Assistant Professor positions starting August 2016. The complete position descriptions can be downloaded from the links below. All positions and descriptions can also be found at the Faculty Affairs Employment page.

1.     Applied Discrete MathAssistant Professor (pdf)

2.     Numerical Analysis - Assistant Professor (pdf)

3.     Computational Statistics - Assistant Professor (pdf)

4.     Math/Math Education - Assistant Professor (pdf)

PhD required by time of appointment. For full consideration, submit all application materials at www.mathjobs.org by December 1, 2015. 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.


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 3.0. Students interested in grading or tutoring must have earned a grade of B or better in the course they would like to be assigned. To apply for one of these positions prospective students should download the  Student Employment Application (PDF)  or the Application for Workshop Facilitator (PDF) and turn it in to the Math Office (MH 308) the semester before they would like to work.

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.