Mathematics Department, Fairfield University

Position ID: 1680-TTASSTPROF [#13004]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Fairfield, Connecticut 06824, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Statistics, Mathematical Statistics or a related field
Application Deadline: 2018/12/15 (posted 2018/10/28)
Position Description:    

Job Description:

The Mathematics Department, in the College of Arts and Sciences at Fairfield University, invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin in September 2019. We seek a highly qualified candidate in statistics, mathematical statistics or a related field who can assist the department in strengthening and growing our offerings in statistics at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Requirements:

Applicants are expected to have completed a Ph.D. in statistics, mathematics, applied mathematics or a closely related field. Demonstrated excellence in teaching is essential, as well as strong evidence of research potential. A commitment to pedagogical innovation and demonstrated excellence in using technology in the classroom is required.

About Fairfield University: Fairfield University is a comprehensive Jesuit institution that prepares students for leadership and service in a constantly changing world. Fairfield has a reputation for academic excellence both regionally and nationally. Founded in 1942, in Fairfield, Connecticut, the university currently has over 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students, and boasts a very strong emphasis on liberal arts education. Our picturesque campus is located on Long Island Sound in southwestern Connecticut, about 50 miles from New York City. Additional Information: The Mathematics Department is an active and collegial group of 12 full-time tenured or tenure track members. Teaching load is 3 courses/9 credit hours per semester and consists of courses at the undergraduate and graduate (masters) level. Class sizes are small and there are many opportunities for professional development. The masters program is an evening program and attracts a wide variety of students– secondary school teachers, eventual Ph.D. candidates, and people working in industry or business.

Fairfield offers very competitive salaries and benefits. Fairfield is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer; our comprehensive non-discrimination policy is here: https://www.fairfield.edu/handbook/policiesprocedures/#Non-Discrimination. More information about our department is here: https://www.fairfield.edu/undergraduate/academics/schools-and-colleges/college-of-arts-and-sciences/programs/mathematics/

Application Instructions: Applicants should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and three letters of recommendation commenting on the applicant’s experience and promise as a teacher and scholar on MathJobs.Org. Full consideration will be given to complete applications received by December 15, 2018. We will be interviewing at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Baltimore, January 16-19, 2019. Please indicate in your application if you will be attending.


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
Further Info:
https://www.fairfield.edu/undergraduate/academics/schools-and-colleges/college-of-arts-and-sciences/programs/mathematics/
203-254-4000 extension 2199
 
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824

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