Mathematics, Sacred Heart University

Position ID: 1925-AP [#11285]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Fairfield, Connecticut 06825, United States [map]
Subject Area: Applied Mathematics
Application Deadline: (posted 2017/11/08, listed until 2018/03/31)
Position Description:    

Mathematics Faculty

Sacred Heart University, the second-largest independent Catholic university in New England, offers more than 70 undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and certificate programs on its main campus in Fairfield, Conn., and satellites in Connecticut, Luxembourg and Ireland. More than 8,500 students attend the University’s five colleges: Arts & Sciences; Health Professions; Nursing; the Jack Welch College of Business; and the Isabelle Farrington College of Education. The Princeton Review includes SHU in its guides, Best 382 Colleges–2018 Edition, “Best in the Northeast” and Best 294 Business Schools–2017 Edition. It also placed SHU on its lists for “Best College Theater” and “Most Engaged in Community Service,” each of which comprises only 20 U.S. schools. U.S.News & World Report ranks SHU in its Best Colleges 2018 guidebook and ranks SHU the fourth “Most Innovative School” in the North. The Chronicle of Higher Education also names SHU one of the fastest-growing Roman Catholic universities in its 2016 almanac. Sacred Heart fields 32 Division I athletic teams and has an award-winning program of community service.

The Department of Mathematics at Sacred Heart University invites applicants for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor of Mathematics, beginning August 2018. Responsibilities of this position include teaching 12 credit hours in Mathematics and/or Statistics per semester, including Probability, Differential Equations and Numerical Analysis, and conducting research and other scholarly activity, preferably in the area of Applied Mathematics. Responsibilities of this position also include advising students and contributing to the general education curriculum. An earned Ph.D. in Mathematics is required.

Applications must include: a cover letter, the completed AMS cover sheet, curriculum vitae, a statement describing teaching philosophy, a statement describing research interests, unofficial graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference. Applicants attending the 2018 Joint Mathematics Meetings in January should indicate this in their cover letter.

Only electronic submissions will be considered. Our review of applications will begin November 1, 2017 and conclude when the position is filled.

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Sacred Heart University is a dynamic, independent, coeducational institution of Catholic higher education that is committed to excellence and to the Catholic intellectual and liberal arts traditions. Sacred Heart University is an EOE/AA employer. Qualified members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

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Sacred Heart University
Department of Mathematics
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825
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