Faculty and Staff Recruitment


Dedman College is accepting the following applications for tenured positions to begin Fall 2014:

Economics. Position No. 00053512. The Department of Economics in Dedman College at SMU is seeking applications and nominations to fill the Ruth and Kenneth Altshuler Centennial Interdisciplinary Professor of Cities, Regions, and Globalization effective Fall 2014. In addition to a Ph.D. in economics, the candidate should have an outstanding record of scholarly publications. Candidates with research interests in urban and regional economics will receive the highest priority but candidates whose research interests include globalization, growth, or immigration will also be considered. This is an interdisciplinary position with a primary home in the Department of Economics. Candidates should have an interest in working across disciplines, building relationships with the larger Dallas community, and participating in the activities of SMU’s newly established Interdisciplinary Institute. The appointment comes with tenure. Candidates should submit curriculum vitae and cover letter to the online application site http://econjobmarket.org. Nominations or material received by November 30, 2013 will receive priority consideration though applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. For additional information on this position send inquiries to tsalmon@smu.edu. For information on the SMU Department of Economics see http://smu.edu/economics/.

Mathematics.  Position No. 00050961. Applications are invited for the Clements Chair of Mathematics to begin in the fall semester of 2014.  The department is searching for senior scholars with outstanding records of research in computational and applied mathematics as well as a strong commitment to teaching, including an established history of advising doctoral students.  We are seeking candidates whose interests align with those of the department and who would contribute in a substantial way to the university’s initiatives in high performance computing and interdisciplinary research. Ph.D. required at the time of appointment.   The Department of Mathematics offers graduate degrees in Computational and Applied Mathematics and includes 16 tenured or tenure-track faculty researchers, all of whom work in application areas. Visit http://www.smu.edu/math/ for more information.  To apply send a letter of application with a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, research and teaching statements, and the names of three references to: The Faculty Search Committee, Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University, P.O. Box 750156, Dallas, Texas, 75275-0156.  The Search Committee can also be contacted by sending e-mail to mathsearch@mail.smu.edu. (Tel: (214)768-2452; Fax: (214)768-2355).Applications received by November 1, 2013 will receive full consideration, but will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.  Applicants will be notified when the search is concluded.   SMU, a private university with active graduate and undergraduate programs in the sciences and engineering, is situated in a quiet residential section of Dallas. The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is America's fourth largest metropolitan area, and residents enjoy access to world-class cultural and entertainment activities.

SMU will not discriminate in any employment practice, education program or educational activity on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status.   SMU’s commitment to equal opportunity includes nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity and expression.  Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check.