The University of Dallas, Mathematics

1487 14624Position ID: UD-PDI [#14624, 3248UD]
Position Title: Affiliate Instructor of Mathematics, Post-Doctoral
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Irving, Texas 75062, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2019/12/01help popup (accepting applications posted 2019/09/27, listed until 2020/01/15)
Position Description:    

The mathematics department at the University of Dallas invites new or recent mathematics doctoral recipients to serve as a post-doctoral teaching fellow for a term of two years, renewable for one additional year, beginning in the Fall of 2020.  The unique emphasis for this position is to provide experience in teaching mathematics using inquiry-based learning methods (such as the Moore method).  The successful candidate will teach three courses each semester, at least one of which will be taught using inquiry-based methods.  The mathematics department has a long, well-established history of using inquiry-based learning in many of its course offerings, both for majors and non-majors.  Financial support may be available for attending conferences focused on inquiry-based methods in mathematics.  Further information about the department can be found at http://udallas.edu/constantin/academics/programs/mathematics/index.php . 

Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. in any area of mathematics, applied mathematics, or statistics by Fall 2020 and should not have earned their degree earlier than 2019.  Applications must include a cover letter indicating your interest in the position, a curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching, and three letters of recommendation.  Please indicate in your cover letter if you will be attending the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Denver, as we plan on conducting preliminary interviews at that time.  Applications completed by December 1 will receive full consideration.  Applications may be submitted through mathjobs and will also need to be submitted online at https://hr.udallas.edu/apply/

The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from female and minority candidates and others who will enhance our community and advance our mission.  The University of Dallas is a Catholic university that seeks to educate the whole person, encouraging its students to pursue wisdom, truth and virtue as the proper and primary ends of education (http://www.udallas.edu/about/mission.php).  All faculty members are expected to understand and support the mission.

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:
https://hr.udallas.edu/apply/ http://udallas.edu/constantin/academics/programs/mathematics/index.php
972-721-5175
 
1845 E. Northgate Dr.
Irving, TX 75062

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