Assistant Lecturer/Assistant Teaching Professor of Mathematical
The Department of Mathematical Sciences is seeking applications for
a full-time contract faculty position in Mathematical Sciences
beginning August 19, 2022.
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Length of Appointment
FT Academic Year
The Department of Mathematical Sciences has a full-time contract
faculty position as Assistant Lecturer or Assistant Teaching
Professor of Mathematical Sciences beginning August 19, 2022.
Master’s degree in actuarial science, data science, data analytics,
statistics, mathematics, or closely related field from an
accredited institution by date of appointment, with at least 18
graduate semester hours of coursework in actuarial science, data
science, data analytics, statistics, or mathematics.
Authorization to work in the US
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be
employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Associate or Fellow of either the Society of Actuaries ( SOA ) or
the Casualty Actuarial Society ( CAS ). Doctorate in actuarial
science, data science, data analytics, statistics, mathematics, or
closely related field by date of appointment.
Experience teaching advanced actuarial science, data science, data
analytics, or statistics classes is highly desirable, as is
experience with programming languages such as R, SAS and/or
Experience in online instruction.
Requires successful completion of a background check and education
Position Title(s) Supervised
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity
within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with
disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to
apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration
for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression,
national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any
other legally protected status.
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attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately
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Open Until Filled
Information regarding transcripts
Transcripts required (even if obtained at BSU) at time of
application, showing degree program in which applicant is enrolled.
Original, official transcripts showing degree conferred are
required at time of hire. Degree verification will be
Special Instructions Summary
In the Applicant Documents section of this
Upload Required Documents -
1. Cover Letter.
2. Curriculum vitae which includes the names of three references
who would be able to submit letters addressing your qualifications
including at least one of which substantially addresses your
teaching ability and performance.
3. An inclusive excellence statement describing how you would
contribute to the development of a diverse and inclusive learning
community at Ball State University through your teaching, research,
and/or service. Please include examples of your contributions when
possible. Word limit 500.
4. Master’s transcript.
Upload Optional Documents -
1. Doctorate transcript.
2. Additional materials supporting excellence in teaching
“Other”. (Note that only one document may be uploaded. Therefore,
if you desire to upload multiple documents in this section, you
will need to combine them into a single PDF prior to the
3. The option to upload up to three (3) letters of recommendation
is also available.
4. Evidence of Fellowship or Associateship in CAS or SOA (under
Licenses/Certificates if applicable.)
Search Committee Chair Name and Contact Information
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Inclusive Excellence Statement
- Master's Transcripts
- Doctorate Transcripts
- Letter of Recommendation 1
- Letter of Recommendation 2
- Letter of Recommendation 3