Assistant Professor of Mathematics
The College of Arts & Sciences at Dakota State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Mathematics beginning Fall 2021. A Ph.D. in mathematics is required. ABD candidates may apply but it is expected that the degree will be completed by August 2021. The candidate will be expected to teach 12 credit hours per semester consisting of a variety of mathematics courses, both face-to-face and on-line, at the general education and upper division levels. Experience or interest in teaching discrete mathematics is strongly desired. Candidates who apply by December 1, 2020 will receive primary consideration.
The committee will be particularly interested in candidates with evidence of effective teaching at the college level, a research agenda that supports DSU’s mission of education and information systems, and a record of service and active participation in the community.
Dakota State University has a long and distinguished history of providing a high-quality education with a personal touch. DSU is accredited through the Higher Learning Commission and, to support its institutional accreditation, the university emphasizes continuous quality improvement in its institutional decision-making process.
Dakota State University is a state university located in Madison, S.D. DSU offers technology-intensive and technology-infused degrees in a variety of majors, from the associate to the doctoral level. Strategic partnerships with governmental entities and corporations have bolstered DSU’s position as a technologically forward-thinking institution. Both online and on-campus programs have been recognized for their quality, affordability and graduates’ job placement records, which are 100 percent for several majors. For more information about DSU, go to http://www.dsu.edu.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.; sponsorship is not available for this position.
DSU accepts applications through an on-line employment site. To apply, visit https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu. The employment site will require the attachment of a cover letter, curriculum vita, unofficial copy of the most recent degree transcript, and supporting references, including addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of at least three references.
DSU is located in Madison, South Dakota in the southern lakes region of the state. The region boasts a wealth of outdoor sports and a life-style possible only in smaller towns and rural communities. Madison is just a 50-minute drive from Sioux Falls, the largest city in South Dakota.
Dakota State employees receive a comprehensive and flexible benefits package including paid time off, health and retirement benefits, and life and disability insurance options. Other benefits include reduced tuition, longevity pay and training opportunities. DSU also provides professional liability coverage.
Dakota State University is committed to recruitment, hiring and retention of minorities. We urge individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. Applicants with disabilities are invited to identify any necessary accommodations required in the application process. E-Verify, EOE.
Update: 10/9/2020 to add Sponsorship info