The University of Dallas, Mathematics

1487 10185Position ID: UD-PDI [#10185, 3248UD]
Position Title: Affiliate Instructor of Mathematics, Post-Doctoral
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Irving, Texas 75062, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (2017/03/28, finished 2017/05/16)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The mathematics department at the University of Dallas invites new or recent mathematics doctoral recipients to serve as a post-doctoral teaching fellow for a term of two years, renewable for one additional year, beginning in the Fall of 2017. The unique emphasis for this position is to provide experience in teaching mathematics using inquiry-based learning methods (such as the Moore method). The successful candidate will teach at least one course each semester using inquiry-based methods. The mathematics department has a long, well-established history of using inquiry-based learning in many of its course offerings, both for majors and non-majors. Financial support may be available for attending conferences focused on inquiry-based methods in mathematics. Further information about the department can be found at http://udallas.edu/constantin/academics/programs/mathematics/index.php .

Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. in any area of mathematics, applied mathematics, or statistics by Fall 2017 and should not have earned their degree earlier than 2016. Applications for the position must be made directly to the University of Dallas at https://hr.udallas.edu/apply/ and must include a cover letter indicating their interest in the position, a curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching, and three letters of recommendation. Please have the individual writing your letter of recommendation e-mail them to jmwilliams@udallas.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, protected veteran status, age, or disability in the administration of its employment practices.

The University of Dallas is a Catholic university with a unique identity. It emphasizes the whole person, encouraging its students to pursue wisdom, truth, and virtue as the primary ends of education (http://www.udallas.edu/about/mission.php). As the “Catholic university for independent thinkers,” UD welcomes students and faculty from different backgrounds. Additional information about the university can be found at www.udallas.edu.


Application Materials Required:
Those requested in the position description.

Further Info:
https://hr.udallas.edu/apply/
972-721-5175
 
1845 E. Northgate Dr.
Irving, TX 75062

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