Department Mathematics (SMT)
Position Title Instructor
Job Title Instructor Pool - 2021/2022: Mathematics
Appointment Type Academic Teaching/Research Faculty
Job Location Corvallis
Position Appointment Percent Vary
Appointment Basis 9
Faculty Status Regular
Tenure Status Fixed-Term
Pay Method Salary
Recommended Full-Time Salary Range Salary is commensurate with training,
education, and experience.
The Department of Mathematics invites applications for one or more fixed-term,
non-tenure-track full/part-time Instructor positions to teach on a term by
term basis for the 2021-2022 academic year. Some of these appointments may be
reviewed for renewal or transition to an instructional position on an annual
basis at the discretion of the Department Head.
Instructors may be needed to teach courses on-campus or Ecampus courses for
The primary mission of the Oregon State University (OSU) Department of
Mathematics is undergraduate education, graduate education, and research in
algebra/number theory, analysis, applied mathematics, actuarial science,
mathematical biology, geometry/topology, mathematics education, numerical
analysis, and probability. The department offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees and
offers undergraduate minors in mathematics, actuarial sciences, and
mathematical sciences. The Department has approximately 200 undergraduate
majors, 70 graduate students, and teaches over 6,000 students per term. The
faculty includes about 30 permanent and 15 part-time members.
The College of Science provides a core instructional role at OSU, supporting
the ideals of learning, discovery, and engagement that are the foundation of a
land-grant university. The College embraces instruction and research, in
disciplines ranging from the physical, mathematical, statistical sciences to
the life sciences that are based in unbiased inquiry and a dedication to
discovery and innovation. The College of Science is committed to partnering
with industry and public agencies to address some of the most compelling
challenges of today and tomorrow.
100% – Instruction:
Administer and teach undergraduate or graduate courses in appropriate
disciplinary specialty based on department need.
MA or MS in Mathematics or closely related discipline.
An evident commitment to educational equity.
Teaching experience at the college or university level.
Preferred (Special) Qualifications
PhD in Mathematics or related discipline.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
Working Conditions / Work Schedule
This position requires a clear and unambiguous commitment to compliance of all
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regulations for Division I
(FBS) universities. No
Posting Number P04325UF
Number of Vacancies Varies
Anticipated Appointment Begin Date 09/16/2021
Anticipated Appointment End Date 06/15/2022
Posting Date 05/03/2021
Full Consideration Date
Closing Date 06/15/2022
Indicate how you intend to recruit for this search Competitive / External -
open to ALL qualified applicants
Special Instructions to Applicants
When applying, you will be required to attach the following electronic
1)A resume/CV; and
2)A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have
prepared your for this position; and
3)Evidence of teaching excellence, such as student, peer or mentor
evaluations (Upload as Statement of Teaching).
You will also be required to submit the names of at least three professional
references, their e-mail addresses and telephone numbers as part of the
For additional information please contact: Deanne Murray, 541-737-5133,
Applications will be considered throughout the 2020-2021 academic year.
OSU is committed to the health of our local and global community. All
employees and students are required to comply with the university's COVID-19
Vaccination Program. Please visit https: // covid.oregonstate.edu/ for
additional information about OSU's plans for safety and success, as well as
options for compliance with the vaccination program.
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all
that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and
particularly encourage applications from members of historically
underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities,
veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to
help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
At Oregon State University we have a commitment to honoring diversity. Please describe your experience with both teaching and working with a diverse population of students and faculty.
(Open Ended Question)
Documents Needed to Apply
Statement of Teaching