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Assistant Professor Mathematics

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Along with the application, the following items must be included: • Letter of application • CV • Copies of graduate transcript • Contact information for three (3) references who will receive an email with instructions for submitting their recommendation letter online Candidates whose doctoral degree is not complete at the time of the submission of their application must submit with their application a timeline clarifying the completion of the doctoral degree by August 15th, 2018.

Job Details

Position Information

Posting Number
Job Title Assistant Professor Mathematics
Type of Employment Regular Full-Time
If Part Time, Enter Hours Per Week
Work Location Murray
Employment Term Academic Year
Position Type Faculty (Tenure-Track)
Department Mathematics and Statistics
Summary of Job Duties and Responsibilities

Teach a variety of undergraduate courses and graduate courses in statistics, maintain an on-going program of research and scholarly activity, conduct statistical consulting with faculty and students, and participate in university and departmental service.

Minimum Education Requirements

Ph.D. in Statistics or Applied Statistics completed by August 15, 2018

Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements

• Must have collegiate teaching experience in statistics courses at the level of the introductory course or in mathematics, and experience or potential in teaching statistics courses above the introductory course;
• Evidence of outstanding teaching ability;
• An active research program or demonstrated strong potential for research;
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Education and/or Experience Qualifications
Physical Demands
Work Hours
Minimum Salary
Maximum Salary

Posting Details

Posting Date 08/21/2017
Closing Date 12/03/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Along with the application, the following items must be included:

• Letter of application
• CV
• Copies of graduate transcript
• Contact information for three (3) references who will receive an email with instructions for submitting their recommendation letter online

Candidates whose doctoral degree is not complete at the time of the submission of their application must submit with their application a timeline clarifying the completion of the doctoral degree by August 15th, 2018.

Posting Specific Questions

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  2. If "Other", please explain:

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Copies of Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Other Document 2