Houston Baptist University

Position ID: 2944-MATH22 [#19926]
Position Title: Instructor/Assistant/Associate Professor/Full Professor - Mathematics
Position Type: Open Rank
Position Location: Houston, Texas 77074, United States
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/04/19, listed until 2022/09/01)
Position Description:    

The Department of Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics is seeking two mathematics faculty members who are passionate about teaching and mentoring students in a Christian work environment. Candidates must be able to teach a range of undergraduate mathematics courses while participating in departmental activities including curriculum development, student mentoring, committee work, and program assessment. Demonstrated excellence in teaching is required, and an interest in continuing scholarship suitable for undergraduates is encouraged. Candidates should be available to begin work in the Fall of 2022 or later. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design and teach a variety of undergraduate mathematics courses.
  • Plan, implement, and assess classroom experiences per University policy.
  • Academically advise and mentor students.
  • Serve on college and university committees.
  • Maintain professional relationships with students, colleagues, and the community.

Qualifications

Candidates for the Instructor of Mathematics position should have a Master’s Degree in Mathematics or Mathematics Education, with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in mathematics.

Candidates for the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Mathematics position should have a Doctorate of Philosophy in Mathematics or a related field.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong skills in the use of instructional technology.
  • Committed to quality teaching in a Christian liberal arts university.
  • Demonstrated teaching excellence and evidence of scholarship.
  • Evidence of a willingness and ability to serve students, the University, and the community.

The College of Science and Engineering at HBU

The vision of the College of Science and Engineering at HBU is to be the best college in the world at integrating fundamental principles of engineering, science and mathematics (STEM) with modern computing and information technology (IT) and historic Christian values and standards (Faith). Graduates will meet 21st-century engineering and computing needs and distinguish themselves by exhibiting the highest ethical standards. For additional information, please visit https://hbu.edu/cose

The University has implemented its Ten Pillars vision https://hbu.edu/about-hbu/ten-pillars/ and anticipates significant growth in enrollment and programs. The successful candidate will be able to articulate a vision for the role of his or her discipline at HBU that supports the university’s core convictions.

Additional Information

Houston Baptist University is committed to maintaining a teaching faculty and staff who share an active Christian faith. The Preamble to the By-Laws of the University sets forth a statement of belief which each University employee is expected to support and personify. Your submittal of an application for employment indicates your acceptance and affirmation of these statements.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and requirements of personnel.

Disclaimer

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Contact: Katie Evans
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7502 Fondren Road
Houston, TX 77074