Rockhurst University, Department of Informational and Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: 2413-APM [#15365]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics- Tenure Track
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Kansas City, Missouri 64110, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: none (posted 2019/12/05)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Information and Mathematical Sciences in the College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis (CBIAA) at Rockhurst University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Mathematics beginning in August 2020.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics. ABD status candidates will be considered, but Ph.D. is required by the time of appointment. Candidates with the experience necessary to teach a range of probability and statistics courses are particularly encouraged to apply. We are searching for candidates with a strong commitment to actively engaging students in the learning process through innovative teaching practices. In addition, we look for candidates who can demonstrate an interest in engaging students in undergraduate research and using technology to enhance student learning. Teaching responsibilities will include the full range of undergraduate courses and are equivalent to 18 credit hours per year.

The Department of Information and Mathematical Sciences and the College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis are committed to enhancing the diversity and inclusiveness of the campus community and the curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to diversity and inclusion in their teaching and scholarly work are encouraged to apply and identify their strengths and experiences in these areas.

Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness, a summary of research interests with explicit examples of projects that could accommodate students, and three letters of recommendation among which two must address the candidate’s teaching and at least one must address ways in which the candidate has shown initiative.

Rockhurst cannot accept any application materials (resumes, cover letters, etc.) by email, mail, or walk-in. All applications and application materials must be submitted through our online application system.

Only complete applications will be considered. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Rockhurst University, a Catholic, Jesuit University, is located in the cultural and artistic center of the racially and ethnically diverse Kansas City, Missouri metropolitan area. Rockhurst is an institution focused on learning, leadership and service, and has been ranked among the top regional universities in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report.

Rockhurst is an Equal Opportunity Employer and uses E-Verify.

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