Assistant/Associate Professor for Mathematics (Tenure Track)



Job description

Posted Salary Range: $54,046-$55,000

Job Summary

Teaching Mathematical courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Developing research in the field and doing services for the department, the school and the university.Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and commitment to collegiality and teamwork.
  • Evidence of potential for excellence in teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Evidence of research and publication
  • Provide support for continuous process improvement of the academic programs and the department

Essential Job Functions

  • Demonstrate knowledge of instructional strategies and techniques appropriate to teaching, managing, motivating, evaluating and at advising adult students
  • Interact with students in an appropriate professional manner
  • Participate in service to the department, the school, the university, and the community
  • Provide advisement to Math and Computer Science students about curriculum and registration requirements for graduation
  • Comply with departmental curriculum, grading standards, student performance data, attendance policies, textbook choices and assessments
  • Attend classes regularly as scheduled.
  • Contribute to continual program improvement through annual evaluation of program outcomes and objectives
  • Served on faculty committees
  • Participate in recruitment of students to the program
  • Actively engage in professional activities related to Math and Computer science, including a demonstrated commitment to specific research agenda
  • Demonstrate evidence of sensitivity to an understanding of the diverse, academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability and ethical background of staff and students in diverse communities
  • Assist the unit in the accreditation / reaffirmation process
  • Maintain effective written and verbal communication with students, faculty and department chair or designee


Ph.D. in Mathematics from an accredited school.
Authorization to work in the US.Licensing and Certifications

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