Mathematics, Shippensburg University

Position ID: 1859-ASSISTANTPROFESSOR [#10674]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics - Statistics Emphasis
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Shippensburg, Pennsylvania 17257, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics - Statistics Emphasis
Application Deadline: 2017/10/08 finished (posted 2017/09/08, finished 2018/01/09, listed until 2017/10/18)
Position Description:    

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The Mathematics Department at Shippensburg University is looking to expand their offerings in statistics, actuarial science and data science. One tenure-track position at the assistant professor level is available. Preference will be given to those applicants who have experience in statistics, actuarial science or data science. A Ph.D. in the mathematical/statistical sciences (by the time of employment), effective communication skills, and a commitment to teaching excellence are required. A doctorate from an accredited institution is required for tenure. In addition, faculty members are expected to perform other duties as assigned in compliance with the collective bargaining agreement. As part of a successful on-campus interview process, candidates will be expected to provide a demonstration of teaching effectiveness and evidence of understanding diverse populations. Preference will be given to those applicants who have experience in statistics, actuarial science or data science.

All candidates must apply online at Unless specifically requested, materials submitted in other formats including paper applications will not be considered.

For an application to be considered complete, candidates must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, list of 3 references, and unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts (official transcripts required if granted an on-campus interview). Letters of recommendation from the 3 references should be sent directly to the Mathematics Department at from the letter writer. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

For more information about the Mathematics Department or Shippensburg University, go to

Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check as well as sufficient course enrollment and budget allocations.

Review of application materials will begin October 18, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Shippensburg University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.

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Contact: Dawn Butts, 717-477-1161, 717-477-4001 (fax)
Postal Mail:
Shippensburg University
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg PA 17257
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