Assistant Professor, Mathematics

Employer
SUNY Cortland
Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Oct 14, 2022

Position Details

Position Information

Budget Title
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR -10 MONTHS

Campus Title
Assistant Professor, Mathematics

School/Division
Academic Affairs, Division of

Department
Mathematics

Faculty Sub-Type
FT Faculty

Salary Level
A5

Salary Range
Mid $60's

Position Effort
Full-Time

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Is this a temporary position?
No

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Position Summary

SUNY Cortland is an engaged learning community that is committed to promoting a diversity of thought and experience. We believe that an equitable, inclusive and diverse campus and curriculum are critical to our educational mission. Tenure-track faculty contribute to the College’s values of inclusive excellence through outstanding teaching, research and/or scholarship, service to the department and college, and by providing academic advisement and mentoring to/for all students. Faculty are expected to maintain a routine presence on campus to support our Campus Values of Focusing on the Students, Integrity, and Intellectual Life and serve our Campus Priorities of Academic Excellence, Transformational Education, Well-being, and the Maximization of Resources.

SUNY Cortland is an engaged learning community that is committed to promoting a diversity of thought and experience. We believe that an equitable, inclusive and diverse campus and curriculum are critical to our educational mission. Tenure-track faculty contribute to the College’s values of inclusive excellence through outstanding teaching, research and/or scholarship, service to the department and college, and by providing academic advisement and mentoring to/for all students. Faculty are expected to maintain a routine presence on campus to support our Campus Values of Focusing on the Students, Integrity, and Intellectual Life and serve our Campus Priorities of Academic Excellence, Transformational Education, Well-being, and the Maximization of Resources.

The Mathematics Department is housed in the College’s School of Arts and Sciences. There are approximately 100 mathematics majors, about two-thirds of whom are intending to be secondary mathematics teachers. The department has 11 full-time faculty members who teach typically three courses a semester, who are active in scholarship, and who are engaged in departmental and college service. The department would like to expand its offerings and expertise in all statistics-related fields.

The Mathematics Department promotes equity, inclusion, diversity, and social justice. Faculty are committed to working with students from diverse backgrounds, and have a desire to improve access to quality education for all students.

See http://www2.cortland.edu/departments/math/ for more details.

Major Responsibilities

RESPONSIBILITIES :
Teaching
  • Teach and assess learning for courses in statistics and mathematics for mathematics majors and for non-majors.
  • Hold regular office hours and interact with undergraduate students including, academic advisement and mentoring to students with declared majors in the department.
Scholarship/Research
  • Engage in research and other scholarly activities.
Service
  • Provide service to the department and university and engage with the campus community.
JOB REQUIREMENTS :
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including collegiality in interactions within and outside of the campus community and effective oral and written communication skills
  • Teaching and mentoring undergraduate students from all skill ability levels, academic backgrounds, social and cultural identities with diverse lived experiences
  • A commitment to promoting an environment of equity, inclusion, and social justice, and to educating students to become global citizens
Functional and Supervisory Relationships
  • Reports to the academic department chair
  • Works closely with department faculty
Required Qualifications

Education:
Ph.D. in Mathematics or Statistics or Applied Mathematics. (PhD candidate with all but dissertation ( ABD ) status may be considered with expected complete date by September 2023). Please note: reappointment will not be considered without completed doctorate prior to review date.
Experience:
Evidence of teaching effectiveness.

Preferred Qualifications

Ability to teach upper-level undergraduate courses in both statistics and mathematics; at least 18 hours of graduate coursework in statistics and/or probability; experience with educational technology; experience with directing undergraduate research projects; experience obtaining external grants or funding; evidence of ability to collaborate with colleagues from other departments; and/or evidence of ability to support an equitable and diverse scholarly environment

EEO Statement

The State University of New York College at Cortland is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity/Americans with Disabilities Act (AA/ EEO / ADA ) employer. The university actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the university.

Job Close Date

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number
F22051

Review Start Date
11/21/2022

Open Until Filled
No

Special Instructions to Applicant

Statement of research

Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting
https://jobs.cortland.edu/postings/6652
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest earned degree that you possess? Please include the degree program.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  3. Professional References Contact Info. ONLY (minimum of 3)
  4. Other - See Special Instructions to Applicants
  5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  6. Copy of Transcript (Highest/Current Degree)
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