University of Mississippi, Mathematics

Position ID: 706-VAP [#20135]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: University, Mississippi 38677, United States Minor Outlying Islands [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics or Statistics
Application Deadline: 2022/06/27 11:59PMhelp popup** (posted 2022/06/10, listed until 2022/07/01)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics seeks to fill a visiting position at the Assistant Professor level by August 2022. PhD in Mathematics or Statistics is required. We seek candidates with experience in teaching whose research interests enhance and complement the existing strengths of the department. The teaching load is up to 3 courses per semester. A course is 3 credit hours per week, meeting 3 or 2 times per week. The appointment is for one academic year with a possibility of extension for another academic year.

An earned doctorate in Mathematics or Statistics is required.

Applicants are required to complete the application form and upload a CV online at Inquiries concerning the position may be sent to Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Position Details

Appointment (9 Month)

Assignment Type (Non-Tenure Track)

Application Procedures Combine the documents into two individual documents and utilize the "cover letter" and "resume" upload feature.

About the University of MS & Oxford, MS Founded in 1848, the University of Mississippi (UM), affectionately known to alumni, students and friends as Ole Miss, is Mississippi's flagship university. Included in the elite group of R-1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification, it has a long history of producing leaders in public service, academics and business. The University of Mississippi, consistently named by The Chronicle of Higher Education as a “Great College to Work For,” is located in Oxford, MS, which is ranked one of the “Top 10 Best College Towns.” With more than 24,000 students, UM is the state's largest university and is ranked among the nation's fastest-growing institutions. The University of Mississippi, which has aggressively implemented many health and wellness initiatives for its more than 2,900 employees, has consistently been named one of Mississippi’s Healthiest Workplaces.

Touted as the “Cultural Mecca of the South”, creativity abounds in Oxford as musicians, artists and writers alike find inspiration in Oxford’s rich history, small town charm and creative community. Oxford is a one-hour drive south of Memphis, TN and is known as the home of Nobel Prize winning author William Faulkner. Over the years Oxford has also been known for offering exceptional culinary experiences and as the home of the University of Mississippi and the Ole Miss Rebels, there is always something here to immerse yourself in. Oxford has also been featured as a literary and arts destination in such publications as The New York Times, Southern Living, Condé Nast Traveler, and GQ. Among other cultural activities, annual events include the Oxford Film Festival, a thriving local music scene, and the Ford Center Performing Arts Series. Oxford is a vibrant university town, filled with unique shops and galleries, eclectic restaurants and clubs, historic landmarks, and comfortable inns.

Background Check Statement The University of Mississippi is committed to providing a safe campus community. UM conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

EEO Statement The University of Mississippi provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The University complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, citizenship, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.

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