Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Location
Indiana, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Mar 29, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Thank you for your interest in the University of Indianapolis! The University is a private, liberal arts university located on 65 acres, just minutes from downtown Indianapolis. With more than 700 faculty and staff, it is a place where you can become part of a close-knit campus community that emphasizes the importance of community partnerships in the future growth of the University.

UIndy’s mission is to prepare its graduates for effective, responsible, and articulate membership in the complex societies in which they live and serve, and for excellence and leadership in their personal and professional lives. The motto of "Education for Service" provides the foundation for our work to better our communities, both near and far.

As University employees, we know the work we do is important to our students and our communities. To accomplish our mission, we welcome talented, civic-minded and diverse individuals from all career levels to help maintain our high standards of excellence and quality. If you want to join our dynamic environment and experience hard work, creativity, and teamwork, we welcome your application!

The University of Indianapolis is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, citizenship status, military status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. The University of Indianapolis does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission as required by Title IX.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Indianapolis invites applications for a tenure-track, nine-month position in Mathematics at the assistant professor rank, beginning in August 2021. Duties include teaching undergraduate courses for majors and non-majors, ongoing scholarly activity, and service to the department and the University.

Requirements include a Ph.D. in mathematics, applied mathematics, statistics, data science, or a closely related field and a commitment to excellence in teaching. The University expects faculty to be involved in the students learning through mentoring, student support, outreach initiatives, and other activities related to the college experience. To facilitate this highly interactive faculty-student relationship, the typical teaching load is 24 credit-hours per year.

Preference will be given to candidates who have the experience or interest in teaching Statistics and applied math courses such as Differential Equations. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be a part of a growing department with Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Data Science, and Math Education programs.

Reporting directly to the Chair of the Department of Mathematical Sciences, this faculty position will support the fulfillment of the University’s mission, purpose and goals. The faculty position will create an inclusive educational environment which fosters innovation, responsiveness, and accountability.

The position will remain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, please apply by April 30, 2021.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Teach undergraduate courses for majors and non-majors
  • Create an inclusive educational environment which fosters innovation, responsiveness, and accountability
  • Ongoing scholarly activity
  • Involvement in student mentoring/support, outreach initiatives, and other activities related to the college experience
  • Service to the department and the University


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in mathematics, applied mathematics, statistics, data science, or a closely related field is required
  • Commitment to excellence in teaching is required
  • Experience or interest in teaching Statistics and applied math courses such as Differential Equations is preferred


BENEFITS

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Tuition Discount
  • Free Parking


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