Louisiana State University of Shreveport, Mathematics

Position Title: Asst/Assoc Professor of Mathematics and Director of LaPrep
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Shreveport, Louisiana 71115, United States
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/11/30, listed until 2023/05/30)
Position Description:    

Tenure Track Faculty Position in Mathematics and Director of LaPREP

The LSUS Department of Mathematics invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track faculty position with the additional role of director of LaPREP, an immensely successful, grant-funded STEAM summer program at LSUS for gifted middle school students. Rank is open and commensurate with experience and accomplishments. The successful candidate will also hold the prestigious AEP/SWEPCO LaPREP Super Professorship that carries a salary supplement, summer pay and a stipend for program-related expenses. The position will begin on August 15, 2023.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in mathematics, applied mathematics or related field by the time of the appointment and must be able to teach a wide variety of mathematics courses at all levels. Highest consideration will be given to candidates with excellent communication skills, demonstrated effectiveness in teaching, and an interest and ability to oversee all aspects of a successful summer program for middle school students of diverse background. The strongest candidates will have a demonstrated record of successful grantsmanship and the academic credentials that merit the rank of Associate or full Professor.

Presently the department includes 1 professor, 1 associate professor, 2 assistant professors, and 2 instructors. The faculty interests include applied mathematics, abstract algebra, geometry, analysis, probability and statistics, and quality control. LSUS has a current enrollment of approximately 8,000 students, enrolled in 21 baccalaureate and 12 graduate programs. Excellent collaborative research opportunities exist within the LSU System, including various programs with LSU Health in Shreveport.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, please send a letter of application, CV, graduate transcripts, a teaching statement, and 3 letters of recommendation (at least one of which addresses teaching) to mathematics@lsus.edu

For more information about LSUS and the Department of Mathematics visit http://www.lsus.edu. LSUS is an affirmative action/equal opportunity University.

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Contact: Tibor Szarvas
Postal Mail:
1 University Place
Shreveport, LA 71115
Web Page: http://www.lsus.edu