Lyon College

2002 11777Position ID: 2002-APM [#11777]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Batesville, Arkansas 72501, United States [map]
Subject Area: Applied mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (2018/03/06, finished 2019/03/10)
Position Description:    

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Lyon College seeks qualified candidates for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Mathematics beginning in August 2018. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in mathematics, applied mathematics, statistics, or a related quantitative field with preference given to those who specialize in one or more areas of applied mathematics. Candidates who are ABD will be given serious consideration. The primary requirement is excellence in teaching, but research potential is also important. The successful applicant will be able to teach a broad range of undergraduate mathematics classes including Differential Equations, Probability and Statistics, and special topics courses in applied mathematics. Furthermore, the successful applicant will be enthusiastic about teaching core courses that have a significant impact on student retention. Experience at a small, residential liberal arts college as a student or as a faculty member is desirable. Absent that experience, an understanding of the difference between a small college and a university and the desire to be on the faculty of a small college are important. Additional responsibilities will include advising students and participating in college governance and service.

Lyon College is a private, selective liberal arts college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). It is located in Batesville, Arkansas, a safe and historic town of 10,000 that serves as commercial, medical, social, and governmental hub for an eight-county area. The College currently enrolls almost 700 undergraduate students from 28 states and 15 foreign countries. Entering freshmen have an average high school GPA of 3.5 and an average ACT composite of 25. Interested candidates should send a letter of application, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, copies of transcripts, and the names and contact information of at least three references to Mr. Donald R. Taylor, Director of Human Resources, 2300 Highland Road, Batesville, AR 72501 or electronically to with “Assistant Professor of Mathematics” in the subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To learn more about Lyon College go to

Lyon College is an equal opportunity employer.

Lyon College is an equal opportunity employer.

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Contact: Donald Taylor
Postal Mail:
2300 Highland Road
Batesville, AR 72501

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