Mercyhurst University, Department of Mathematics

926 15700Position ID: 926-VAP [#15700]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Erie, Pennsylvania 16546, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2020/03/20 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/02/18, finished 2020/09/27, listed until 2020/08/18)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications is accepted. ***


Mercyhurst University has suspended all hiring for the Fall 2020 semester. We thank you for your interest in this position, and we hope to have a position open for the following year.


The Mercyhurst University Department of Mathematics invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position beginning August 2020.

Mercyhurst University is a fully accredited, four-year, Catholic, liberal arts institution founded in 1926 by the Sisters of Mercy, who worked hard to make the college and the Erie community a better place. The university is home to more than 3,000 undergraduate and graduate students immersed in more than 50 undergraduate majors with 67 concentrations, as well as unique adult programs and nine graduate degrees. The Department offers courses that serve science, business, and education majors.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach 24 credits over the fall and spring semesters. Courses will be primarily at or below the calculus level. Candidates should be committed to excellence in teaching, with a passion for working with students from a variety of backgrounds and abilities. Additional duties may include advising students, participation in University recruitment events, curriculum development, and other departmental duties. A master’s degree in mathematics or a related field is required; a PhD is strongly preferred. Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation (at least one letter addressing teaching is appreciated). Additional evidence of high standards of teaching, including syllabi and course evaluation data, is optional but highly encouraged. For full consideration, please submit application materials by March 20, 2020. Applications received after this date may be considered if the position has not been filled.

Mercyhurst University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that encourages members of diverse groups to apply.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Mercyhurst University
501 E 38th St
Erie PA 16546

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