Virginia Military Institute, Department of Applied Mathematics

Position ID: 1066-LECTURER [#18787]
Position Title: Mathematics Teaching Position
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Lexington, Virginia 24450, United States [map]
Application Deadline: finished (2021/10/27, finished 2022/08/29, listed until 2022/04/27)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Virginia Military Institute’s Department of Applied Mathematics invites applications for a three-year, full-time, non-tenure track teaching position. This position is designed for individuals with a teaching career in mind. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach a variety of undergraduate courses, pursue scholarly goals, serve in the administration of the department, participate in curriculum reform/development, and/or guide projects with undergraduates. The teaching load will be four 3-credit courses per semester, but with a small number of preps. This position may be renewed beyond the initial, three-year term. 

The appointment begins 1 August 2022 and requires a minimum of a master’s degree in Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics, or a closely related field. Candidates should demonstrate excellence in teaching undergraduate mathematics and/or statistics. All faculty members are required to wear a military uniform; however, military experience is not required. 

Application information: In order to receive full consideration, your application must contain a cover letter that includes a statement addressing how this position aligns with your career goals, a current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses your pedagogical interests and/or teaching experience. A research statement is not required, but may be included if it addresses potential undergraduate research opportunities or educational research interests. 

Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a continuing basis. 

Visit us at http://www.vmi.edu/math     

VMI is a public, four-year undergraduate military college (1,700 students) located in historic Lexington, Virginia. The Institute is dedicated to producing graduates prepared for the varied work of civil life, imbued with a love of learning, confident in the functions and attitudes of leadership, and possessing a high sense of public service. To this end, we are seeking individuals who can enrich its academic environment, provide culturally responsive teaching, and foster positive and inclusive experiences and traditions. VMI strongly encourages applications from Indigenous people, people of color, individuals with disabilities, women, members of other underrepresented groups, and veterans. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are also encouraged 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:
www.vmi.edu/math
 
Department of Applied Mathematics
Virginia Military Institute
Lexington, VA 24450