Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Indiana University Northwest

United States

March 24, 2022

Description

Posting Details Title Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Appointment Status Tenure Track Department IU Southeast School of Natural Sciences Position Summary

The School of Natural Sciences at Indiana University Southeast seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Mathematics position beginning August 1, 2022.

The candidate must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or Statistics by August 2022 and evidence of successful teaching of undergraduate mathematics. Preferred fields include probability and statistics; candidates should have graduate coursework in probability or statistics. Knowledge or experience in data science or actuarial science is preferred.

Responsibilities include teaching a range of undergraduate mathematics courses, maintaining an active program of research, and service to the university and community. The successful candidate's teaching responsibilities will include an undergraduate calculus-based probability and statics course sequence. Teaching load will be 12 hours per semester but there is an expectation of release time for research.

Submit a letter of interest, vita, copy of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement of your research plans and teaching philosophy, diversity statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three email addresses of professional references. Official Transcripts must be supplied at time of hire.

IU Southeast is one of eight degree-granting campuses of Indiana University and is located minutes from downtown Louisville, Kentucky. The area is known for cultural, sports and recreational activities and has a low cost-of-living index. IU Southeast has an enrollment of approximately 4,000 students and offers bachelors and masters degrees in a wide range of disciplines. The campus is committed to a student-centered learning environment, and actively supports students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. Consistent with the university's commitment to diversity, persons from traditionally underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. IU Southeast is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Basic Qualifications

Required qualifications: Ph.D. in mathematics or statistics expected by August 2022. Evidence of successful teaching of undergraduate mathematics.

Desired qualifications: Research area in probability theory, statistics. Experience in data science or actuarial science.

Department Contact for Questions

Please contact Dr. Chris Lang, Chair of the Search Committee, with any questions at wclang@ius.edu.

Additional Qualifications Salary and Rank Special Instructions

Submit a letter of interest, vita, copy of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement of your research plans and teaching philosophy, diversity statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three email addresses of professional references. Official Transcripts must be supplied at time of hire.

For Best Consideration Date Expected Start Date 08/01/2022 OAA # SE-22-02

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of Application
  • Evidence of Teaching Ability
  • Transcript
  • Statement of Research and Teaching
  • Diversity Statement
  • Optional Documents

  • Other
  • Other 2
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy