Mathematics, North Dakota State University

Position ID: 656-VAP [#10358]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Fargo, North Dakota 58102, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2017/10/01 finished (posted 2017/06/16, finished 2018/02/12, listed until 2017/12/16)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

North Dakota State University invites applications for a position of Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics to begin on August 16, 2017. This is a one-year term position with a 3-3 teaching load.

We will begin screening applicants on July 13, 2017.

North Dakota State University is the land-grant university in the state of North Dakota. The Department of Mathematics has a vigorous and growing doctoral program and is currently composed of 19 faculty members, 3 Visiting Professors, and 29 graduate students (most of whom are Ph.D. students). The research interests of the faculty include the fields of algebra, analysis, applied mathematics, combinatorics, geometry/topology, and mathematics education. The department offers the opportunity for an energetic mathematician to work in a small, friendly, research oriented department while at the same time enjoying exposure to colleagues in a wide variety of fields. For more information about our department, please see our webpage at

Fargo is one of the best-kept secrets in the United States. The Fargo-Moorhead area has more than 200,000 people while maintaining a friendly small-town feel. The city has a definite “college-town” atmosphere with many cultural and intellectual opportunities. Both the region and the state have a growing economy with a significant commitment to improving higher education.

NDSU does not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable. Direct inquiries to: Vice Provost, Title IX/ADA Coordinator, Old Main 201, 701-231-7708,

The required qualifications are: a Ph.D. in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics; evidence of and potential for effective teaching at the undergraduate level; and effective oral and written communication skills.

Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching undergraduate courses at the freshman and sophomore level.

To be considered for this position, please visit and submit an application to opening number 1700394, Position number 00019024. Candidates will need to provide

1. a curriculum vitae, 2. a description of their teaching experience, and 3. a list of names and email addresses for at least three references, one of which discusses the candidate’s teaching qualifications.

In addition, these materials along with reference letters should be submitted online at

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:
NDSU Math Dept # 2750
PO Box 6050
Fargo, ND 58108

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