Mathematics and Statistics, University of North Florida

Position ID: 1935-CHAIR [#11378, 312560]
Position Title: Chair, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Position Type: Administration
Position Location: Jacksonville, Florida 32224, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics and Statistics
Starting Date: 2018/08/07
Application Deadline: none (posted 2017/11/21)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics (https://www.unf.edu/coas/math-stat/) at the University of North Florida (Jacksonville) seeks applicants for Department Chair. The position begins August 7th, 2018. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in mathematics or statistics, hold the rank of associate or full professor with tenure, and have relevant administrative experience and a record of excellence in teaching and research. The area of specialization is open. The chair will be expected to enhance the undergraduate and graduate programs, strengthen research, and promote the department's profile. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers a Bachelor of Arts (with concentrations in Mathematics and Statistics), a Bachelor of Science (with concentrations in Mathematics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Actuarial Science, and Discrete Analysis) and a Masters of Science (with concentrations in Mathematics and Statistics). The Chair of the Department is the chief administrative officer of the department. He or she provides leadership to the faculty in teaching, research, and program development. The chair performs typical administrative duties such as conducting faculty evaluations, overseeing department budgets, hiring new faculty, and assessing programs. This individual is expected to be an effective liaison with and department spokesperson to other constituencies in the university and the community. The University of North Florida is a comprehensive regional university and is one of twelve public universities in the State of Florida. The campus is located seven miles inland from the Atlantic Ocean and twelve miles southeast of downtown Jacksonville in a 1,380-acre nature preserve. You must apply online at http://www.unfjobs.org and submit a complete application packet consisting of: a letter of interest, a description and explanation of administrative tenets and practices, and a current curriculum vitae. Additionally, you must have three letters of recommendation sent to:

Cliff Ross, Professor and Chair Department of Mathematics and Statistics Search Committee Chair Department of Biology University of North Florida 1 UNF Drive Jacksonville, FL 32224-2645

Application review will begin January 15th, 2018. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in mathematics or statistics, hold the rank of associate or full professor with tenure, and have relevant administrative experience and a record of excellence in teaching and research. The area of specialization is open. The chair will be expected to enhance the undergraduate and graduate programs, strengthen research, and promote the department's profile.


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Department of Mathematics and Statistics Search Committee Chair
Department of Biology
University of North Florida
1 UNF Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224-2645
Web Page: www.unfjobs.org/postings/5074

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