Instructor Pool 2023/2024: Mathematics



Job description

Department: Mathematics (SMT)

Appointment Type: Academic Teaching/Research Faculty

Job Location: Corvallis

Recommended Full-Time Salary Range: Salary is commensurate with education, training, and experience.

Position Summary:
The Department of Mathematics invites applications for one or more fixed-term, non-tenure-track full/part-time Instructor positions to teach on a term by term basis for the 2023-2024 academic year. Some of these appointments may be reviewed for renewal or transition to an instructional position on an annual basis at the discretion of the Department Head.

Instructors may be needed to teach courses on-campus or Ecampus courses for undergraduate level.

The primary mission of the Oregon State University (OSU) Department of Mathematics is undergraduate education, graduate education, and research in algebra/number theory, analysis, applied mathematics, actuarial science, mathematical biology, geometry/topology, mathematics education, numerical analysis, and probability. The department offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees and offers undergraduate minors in mathematics, actuarial sciences, and mathematical sciences. The Department has approximately 200 undergraduate majors, 70 graduate students, and teaches over 6,000 students per term. The faculty includes about 45 permanent and 5 part-time members.

The College of Science provides a core instructional role at OSU, supporting the ideals of learning, discovery, and engagement that are the foundation of a land-grant university. The College embraces instruction and research, in disciplines ranging from the physical, mathematical, statistical sciences to the life sciences that are based in unbiased inquiry and a dedication to discovery and innovation. The College of Science is committed to partnering with industry and public agencies to address some of the most compelling challenges of today and tomorrow.

Position Duties
100% – Instruction:

Administer and teach undergraduate or graduate courses in appropriate disciplinary specialty based on department need.

Minimum Qualifications
MA or MS in Mathematics or closely related discipline.

An evident commitment to educational equity.

Teaching experience at the college or university level.

Additional Required Qualifications

Preferred (Special) Qualifications
PhD in Mathematics or related discipline.

A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

Working Conditions / Work Schedule

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applications will be considered throughout the 2023/2024 academic year as opportunities become available.

OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

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How to apply

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3)Statement of Teaching – Evidence of teaching excellence, such as student, peer or mentor evaluations (Upload as Statement of Teaching)

4) Please upload a Diversity Statement showing your commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion can be related to professional work, volunteer work or in ones personal life. The College of Science values your experience working with or supporting individuals with marginalized identities of race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexual orientation, ability, status and others.
You will also be required to submit the names of at least three professional references, their e-mail addresses and telephone numbers as part of the application process.

For additional information please contact: Deanne Murray, 541-737-5135, [email protected]

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