Nebraska Wesleyan University, Mathematics

Position ID: 2379-VISITINGMATH [#19604]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Lincoln, Nebraska 68504, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics and Computer Science
Application Deadline: 2022/02/28 11:59PMhelp popup (search canceled posted 2022/02/16, listed until 2022/06/01)
Position Description:    

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Nebraska Wesleyan University invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professorship of Mathematics and Computer Science, beginning August 2022. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching at an undergraduate institution.

Nebraska Wesleyan University places high value on personal attention to students. We seek candidates who have demonstrated effectiveness in undergraduate teaching, and have a commitment to creative instruction in a variety of formats, including lecture, active learning, and one-on-one interactions.

Nebraska Wesleyan University is a liberal arts university of approximately 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students in Lincoln, Nebraska. The University’s steadfast commitment to putting learning into action through internships, study abroad, service learning and collaborative research has yielded tremendous outcomes for students and alumni. Lincoln, the state capital, is a diverse community with a thriving arts scene, an extensive bike trails network, and is home to several universities and many new start-up companies.

At this time, NWU will not be offering sponsorship for employment for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Responsibilities: This position is open to all areas of specialization in Mathematics or Statistics. Faculty are expected to teach a variety of lower- and upper-level mathematics courses.

Final rank upon hire will be determined by the Provost commensurate with experience and education.

Qualifications: * Master’s or Ph.D. in Mathematics or Statistics * Evidence of effective teaching of a variety of mathematics and/or statistics courses * Strong commitment to student-centered active learning and student engagement activities * Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with a variety of constituents * Commitment to teaching at an undergraduate institution

Commitment to Diversity: Diversity is a core value of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s mission and we embrace it as a source of strength. Applicants are encouraged to demonstrate how they are able to enhance and embrace this University core value in a diversity statement submitted as part of their application materials. Nebraska Wesleyan University provides equal educational and employment opportunities to qualified persons in all areas of university operation without regard to religion or creed, age, genetic information, gender identity and expression, sexual identity and orientation, veteran status, disability, marital status, race, or national or ethnic origin, in compliance with state and federal laws, including but not limited to Title XII, Title IX, and the ADA. E-Verify, EOE.

How to Apply: Please submit the following to For full consideration, these materials must be uploaded by February 28, 2022:

1) A 1-2 page cover letter addressed to Dr. Kristin Pfabe, Faculty Search Chair, describing your interest in teaching at Nebraska Wesleyan University and your qualifications for this position 2) a statement of teaching philosophy (include a description of a typical day in a class you teach), 3) evidence of excellence in teaching (examples: summary of teaching evaluations, documentation of classroom observations, etc.), 4) a statement of your commitment to diversity and inclusion, particularly addressing how this influences your teaching 5) unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and 6) telephone numbers and email addresses of three references who could address the quality of your teaching.

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