Longwood University, Department of Mathematics & Computer Science

Position ID: 1919-MATH [#11202]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Farmville, Virginia 23909, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics and Computer Science
Application Deadline: finished (2017/10/30, finished 2018/02/28)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science invites applications for two full-time, tenure-track positions (#F0032 and #F0335) in Mathematics to begin August 2018. Professional responsibilities include teaching 12 credit hours per semester of undergraduate mathematics courses, including quantitative reasoning courses in Longwood’s Core Curriculum and courses for mathematics majors. In addition to the primary responsibility of teaching, faculty are also expected to advise students effectively, to make service contributions, and to engage in scholarship and professional activity.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Mathematics strongly preferred, ABD considered. Successful college teaching experience preferred. Experience teaching mathematics with technology preferred. A strong background in applied mathematics or statistics for at least one position is strongly preferred. Salary is commensurate with credentials and experience.

The Department offers Bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics, with an option for a secondary education endorsement in the latter. For more information about the department, see http://www.longwood.edu/mathcs/.

Longwood University is part of the proud tradition of public higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia and hosted the 2016 U.S. Vice Presidential Debate. A comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts foundation, Longwood has a distinctive mission to develop citizen leaders who are prepared to make positive contributions to the common good. Roughly an hour’s drive from Lynchburg, Charlottesville and Richmond, Longwood is located in the historic two-college community of Farmville. Today, Longwood has more than 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students and more than 34,000 alumni. It maintains affiliations with the neighboring Robert Russa Moton Museum of civil rights history and the Longwood Center for Visual Arts. A member of the Big South Conference, Longwood competes at the NCAA Division I level.

Commonwealth of Virginia benefits accompany this position. Successful criminal background check is required. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply. Review of applications begins immediately; to guarantee full consideration, apply by December 10, 2017. To apply, please submit a letter of application, vita, a statement of teaching philosophy and research goals, unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and the names of three people who will send letters of reference. Candidates should instruct references to send their letters directly to the address below. Please indicate positions #F0032 and #F0335, and send materials to: Dr. David Shoenthal Department of Mathematics and Computer Science Longwood University 201 High Street Farmville, VA 23909 mathcs@longwood.edu

Please also submit a Release of Information form: http://solomon.longwood.edu/media/human-resources/solomon/RELEASE_form04.05.doc and “EEO Data Collection Form”: http://solomon.longwood.edu/media/human-resources/solomon/EEOFormrevJuly2012.pdf (the EEO form is voluntary) indicating positions #F0032 and #F0335 to:

Human Resources Longwood University 201 High Street Farmville, VA 23909 Phone: 434-395-2074 Fax: 434-395-2666 Email: humres@longwood.edu

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Longwood University will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodations to applicants in need of accommodations in order to provide access to the application and/or interview process. You are not required to note the presence of a disability on your application. If, however, you require accommodations in the application and/or interview process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 434-395-2074 or humres@longwood.edu.

The Annual Fire and Security Report(s) include campus security information, campus fire statistics, safety procedures, and provides statistics for criminal and disciplinary offenses. The report(s) are provided annually in compliance with the Clery Act and the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA). Longwood University’s Annual Safety and Security report and the Annual Fire Safety report is available at: http://solomon.longwood.edu/media/police/solomon/ASA-2015-2016.pdf A hard copy of the Annual Security and Fire Safety reports and/or a copy of the Fire Log are maintained at the Longwood Police Office and will be provided upon request.

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Contact: Dr. David Shoenthal
Postal Mail:
201 High Street
Farmville, VA 23909

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