Assistant/Associate Professor of Mathematics

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Longview, TX

School of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mathematics
Assistant/Associate Professor of Mathematics

LOCATION: Longview, Texas

REPORTS TO: Chair, Department of Mathematics

SCHEDULE: The is a nine month, full-time, tenure-track position, with the possibility of summer school teaching. Classes and other responsibilities are conducted primarily weekdays, but could include some evening classes, independent studies, and dual credit classes. Attendance will also be required at some evening and weekend events.

Qualifications/Responsibilities:

  • Genuine and enthusiastic support of the LeTourneau University Faith Statement and Community Covenant (https://www.letu.edu/about/faith-statement.html).
  • Enthusiasm for integrating faith and learning in the classroom in a way that both educates and disciples students.
  • PhD in Mathematics preferred, although candidates with master’s degrees will be considered.
  • Experience teaching Intermediate Algebra, College Algebra, or Precalculus.
  • Experience working with mathematics education a plus.
  • Participate actively in the University learning community by serving on department, school, and/or university committees and special service assignments
  • Participate in student advising, success and retention programs.
  • Maintain a commitment to academic scholarship in the field of expertise.
  • Teaching load: Four courses per semester.

SALARY AND BENEFITS:
Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and other qualifications. LeTourneau University provides a significant benefit package, which includes medical and life insurance and contribution to a retirement program.

DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE: August 1, 2020

How to apply

Applications will be reviewed in the order received and will continue until the position is filled.
In accordance with applicable provisions of federal law, applicants for employment who are in agreement with the educational mission of LeTourneau University and applicants for admission to educational programs or activities are considered without discrimination on the basis of race, age, sex, handicapping condition, national origin or genetic information. Inquiries about this policy should be directed to the Director of Human Resources, (903) 233-4170.

Applications are required and are available from www.letu.edu/jobs or from the Business Office, LeTourneau University, 2100 Mobberly Avenue, Longview, TX. Send inquiries, completed electronic application, copies of graduate transcripts and a current CV to Gerrie Forbis, Assistant to the Provost. E-mail address: [email protected].

Dr. Steven D. Mason
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
LeTourneau University
P.O. Box 7001
Longview, Texas 75607-7001
FAX (903) 233-3259
Phone (903) 233-3200
Web Address: www.letu.edu

ABOUT LETOURNEAU UNIVERSITY:
LeTourneau University is the Christian polytechnic university in the nation where educators engage students to nurture Christian virtue, develop competency and ingenuity in their professional fields, integrate faith and work, and serve the local and global community.

LETU offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs online and at the university’s 162-acre main campus in Longview, Texas, a progressive hub city with an MSA of over 190,000, nestled among the beautiful pine-forested hills and lakes of East Texas. Longview is approximately 120 miles east of Dallas, Texas and 60 miles west of Shreveport, Louisiana.

LETU is a Christ-centered, interdenominational university of over 3,000 students offering more than 130 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the arts and sciences, aviation, biblical studies, business, communication, computer science, criminal justice, education, engineering, health sciences, kinesiology, liberal arts, nursing, psychology and science. LETU’s degree-seeking students represent nearly all 50 states, 30 foreign countries, and 50 different denominational groups. LETU has a robust dual-enrollment program with numerous high schools throughout Texas that attract more than 1,000 students per semester.

Claiming every workplace in every nation as their mission field, LeTourneau University graduates are professionals of ingenuity and Christ-like character who see life’s work as a holy calling with eternal impact. Consistently recognized annually by U.S. News and World Report as one of “America’s Best Colleges” in the Western Region, LETU also has a nationally ranked engineering program. LeTourneau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, at http://www.sacscoc.org) to award associate, baccalaureate and master’s degrees. LeTourneau University’s engineering and engineering technology programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission and the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012, telephone: 410-347-7700. The Carnegie Foundation classifies LeTourneau University as a Master’s (Comprehensive) University II.
See http://www.letu.edu for more information.

Claiming every workplace in every nation as our mission field, LeTourneau University graduates are professionals of ingenuity and Christ-like character who see life's work as a holy calling with eternal impact.