Southern Arkansas University invites applications for several tenure track positions of Assistant, and/or Associate Professor of Mathematics, within the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, of the fastest growing departments in the college. Southern Arkansas University offers competitive salaries commensurate with experience, as well as an excellent fringe benefit package.
Duties: Teaching responsibilities will include the teaching of freshmen to upper-level undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics courses. Other assignments will include teaching in the applicant’s area of expertise (all fields of Mathematics are welcome); supervising undergraduate research projects; serving on committees; performing scholarly activity; engaging in recruitment, retention, and advising of students and students club and other duties assigned.
Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Mathematics is required by time of employment. Doctoral degrees in Applied Mathematics, Statistics, or Data Science are also welcome. The candidate should have expertise in Mathematics and demonstrate an ability to teach undergraduate students; excellent communication skills, ability to work well with people, and a strong desire to interact with students both in the classroom and undergraduate research projects. Strong interest in student activities; commitment to professional development. All SAU employees are expected to demonstrate excellence in interpersonal behaviors and collaborate with colleagues. All SAU faculty and staff demonstrate a commitment to inclusion and diversity of the University community, excellence in interpersonal behaviors, and effective collaboration with colleagues. Joining the SAU family requires a commitment to our culture of Continuous Quality Improvement.
Interested candidates should send a letter of application, current curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts (unofficial are acceptable), and contact information of three (3) references to HR@saumag.edu or the Office of Human Resources, Southern Arkansas University, 100 E. University MSC 9288, Magnolia, AR 71754. Review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Southern Arkansas University offers competitive salaries commensurate with experience as well as an excellent fringe benefit package. Applicants must be able to show proof of U.S. employment eligibility. AA/EOE. Non-listed references may be contacted.