Iona College

Position ID: 1864-APM [#10724]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics (Beginning Fall 2018)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: New Rochelle, New York 10801, United States
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2017/11/15 (posted 2017/09/13, listed until 2018/03/13)
Position Description:    

Iona College and the Department of Mathematics emphasize teaching excellence. The department offers an undergraduate major in mathematics, a major in adolescence mathematics education and a concentration in mathematics for childhood education. The Department also offers courses in support of other undergraduate majors, the general education program, and graduate programs in adolescence mathematics education. The department is committed to creating a student-centered learning environment and to engaging students in mathematics beyond the classroom. Faculty in the department use diverse teaching methods including the use of technology. Class sizes are small with all classes having fewer than 35 students. Computer facilities are extensive, and many classrooms include network access with overhead digital projectors and full audio and visual capabilities. Faculty members in the department pursue a broad range of scholarship including: traditional research in mathematics; research with undergraduates; the scholarship of teaching; textbook and software development; and the writing and implementation of internal, state, and national proposals and grants. For more information about the department (including our mission statement), see http://www.iona.edu/Academics/School-of-Arts-Science/Departments/Mathematics.aspx Candidates are expected to participate, consistent with their expertise, in the teaching and ongoing development of the mathematics curriculum. Duties each semester include 12 hours teaching load with significant additional responsibilities in scholarship and service. Candidates are expected to maintain an active program of scholarly development, broadly defined in the Department and College. Employment begins August 2018.

Required Experience Instructions to Applicants

A complete application must include: (1) materials that address the applicant's teaching experience, philosophy, and methodology along with the applicant's scholarship interests, experiences, and potential; (2) a vita; (3) an unofficial copy of graduate transcripts; and (4) three references (with contact information), two of whom are identified as being able to attest to the candidate's teaching effectiveness. After an application is complete, we may request at least three letters of recommendation, with at least two attesting to the applicant's teaching ability and potential. Ph.D. in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics; demonstrated effectiveness in undergraduate teaching; evidence of critical, reflective thinking about the teaching and learning of mathematics, and promise of continued professional growth in teaching and scholarship. Candidates must have strong teaching recommendations, commitment to teaching using demonstrably effective methods of instruction and assessment; demonstrated interest in continuing research and publication, and service to the Department and to the College. The department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their teaching, scholarship, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Submission Deadline of November 15, 2017.

ABOUT US

Iona College, a highly accredited liberal arts institution of academic excellence, seeks to grow our diverse community of learners, scholars and staff located at our scenic 45-acre campus in New Rochelle, just 20 minutes north of midtown Manhattan, and at our satellite programs at the Rockland Graduate Center and Rockefeller Center. At Iona we are committed to educating lifelong learners in the tradition of the Christian Brothers and American Catholic higher education. We prepare our 3,300 undergraduates and 600 graduate students with career-ready skills and success in all facets of their lives by nurturing the values of justice, peace and service. Our continued success depends on attracting and retaining a highly motivated, results-oriented and talented team. Learn more about what makes us unique: review our Mission, Vision & Values, our stories in the media and our compelling benefits. Join the Iona College team and partner with us as we Move the World! Iona College is committed to attracting and supporting a staff and faculty of women and men that fully represents the racial, ethnic and cultural diversity of the nation and our institution; as a result, we actively seek applications from individuals of all backgrounds and beliefs.


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