The Gibbs Assistant Professorships are intended primarily for applicants who received their Ph.D. degree and show definite promise in research in pure or applied mathematics. The department expects to be able to make several offers for a Gibbs Assistant Professorship. Appointments are for a three -year term. The annual salary will be at least $84,000. Each recipient of a Gibbs Assistant Professorship will be given moving allowance based on the distance to be moved.

The teaching load for Gibbs Assistant Professors will be kept light, to allow ample time for research. This will consist of three one-semester courses per year. Part of the duties may consist of a one-semester course at the graduate level in the general area of the instructor’s research.

Yale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Yale values diversity among its faculty, students and staff and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and under-represented minorities.

Review of applications will begin immediately with an application deadline of December 1, 2021.

Submit applications and supporting material through MathJobs.org. Submit inquiries to math.positions@yale.edu. Offers expected to be made in early January 2022.


YALE UNIVERSITY Position in Mathematics Instruction - Lecturer

The Department of Mathematics at Yale seeks one or more individuals with demonstrated commitment to college mathematics teaching to be appointed at the instructional rank of Lecturer. Salary commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate will have a 2-2 teaching load, focused on introductory courses through multivariable calculus. They will join a team of lecturers in working with faculty and graduate student instructors to develop their teaching, directing multi-section courses, working on curriculum development, and performing administrative tasks related to teaching.

The position is for three years. In rare cases, it may carry the possibility of renewal.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in mathematics; interest and skill in teaching introductory mathematics courses. We welcome additional experience relevant to the duties listed above.

Applicants should include the following in support of their application:

1. Cover letter that includes a brief statement about short- and long-term career goals

2. Curriculum Vitae

3. Three to five letters of reference, at least two of which must focus on teaching

4. Teaching statement

5. Teaching portfolio that includes at least one complete set of recent student evaluations from an introductory course, as well as other evidence of teaching engagement and creativity.

Please submit to: www.MathJobs.org

The review of applications will begin on December 1, 2021 and the final deadline is on December 21. We will conduct initial interviews online in late December and early January.

Yale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff and particularly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.

Application Materials Required:

Submit the following items:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Teaching statement
  • Teaching portfolio
  • Three to five reference letters (to be submitted by the reference writers at this site  )

And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:


Math Positions <math.positions@yale.edu>