INSTRUCTOR OF MATHEMATICS OR MATHEMATICS EDUCATION

Location
Indiana, United States
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Nov 10, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Hanover College invites applications for a full-time Instructor position in Mathematics. The position is open to candidates with advanced degrees in Mathematics or Mathematics Education. This position is primarily a teaching appointment with seven sections per year on a 3-3-1 schedule, which will also require professional development and service activities. We are looking for candidates who are engaged, curious, and thoughtful about their teaching. The appointment will begin September 2021.

Successful candidates will be able to teach a wide variety of mathematics courses, with a particular emphasis on courses of interest to future teachers (including our Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers, History of Mathematics and Foundations of Geometry offerings), and will collaborate with the education department to develop suitable math offerings that will serve the needs of education majors. The 3-3-1 annual teaching schedule includes a range of service, lower-level, and upper-level mathematics courses.

Minimum qualifications:

  • S. or higher in Mathematics, or Ph.D. in Mathematics Education, by time of appointment
  • evidence of teaching effectiveness
  • demonstrated commitment to working with diverse student and community populations
  • ability to embrace the liberal arts mission of the College.

 Preferred qualifications:

  • experience teaching math education-oriented courses such as History of Mathematics and Foundations of Geometry

Electronic applications should include application letter, vita, teaching statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, contact information for three references, and transcripts addressed to Dr. Charilaos Skiadas, Chair, Mathematics Search.  To apply and upload documents, visit https://hanover.hirecentric.com/jobsearch/    For more information, see https://www.hanover.edu/about/employment     Applications received by December 7, 2020 will receive full consideration; however, all applications will be considered until the position is filled.

Hanover College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing an inclusive, welcoming, and diverse college environment. We seek candidates of all backgrounds regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, marital status, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status. No person, on the basis of protected status, shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to unlawful discrimination, harassment, or retaliation under any College program or activity, including with respect to employment terms and conditions. We embrace diversity and encourage all who are interested to apply. 

Hanover College is a private liberal arts institution in southeastern Indiana with a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,100. Nestled in 650 acres of a wooded campus and located on the banks of the scenic Ohio River near historic Madison, Indiana, Hanover College is an idyllic place where intellectual achievement and beauty truly intersect. Founded in 1827 as Indiana’s first private college, Georgian architecture and majestic trees make Hanover an incredible place in which to live, learn, and work while being conveniently located between the major tri-state cities of Louisville (45 minutes), Indianapolis (95 minutes) and Cincinnati (70 minutes). A rigorous interdisciplinary academic program with 32 majors attracts the best and the brightest students from across the region and beyond.

Search Committee:
Charilaos (Haris) Skiadas, Ph.D., Chair, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science
Carl F. Jagels, Ph.D., Professor of Mathematics
Yefim Katsov, Ph.D., Professor of Mathematics
Dava Roth, Instructor of Education
Kate Snyder, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychology
Barbara J. Wahl, Ph.D., Professor Mathematics and Computer Science