Michigan Technological University, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: 546-VAP [#19605]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Houghton, Michigan 49931, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematical Sciences
Application Deadline: none (posted 2022/02/17)
Position Description:    

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer that provides equal opportunity for all, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

If you require any auxiliary aids, services, or other accommodations to apply for employment, or for an interview, at Michigan Technological University, please notify the Human Resources office at 906-487-2280 or mtujobs@mtu.edu.

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Michigan Technological University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor.

Michigan Tech attracts world-class faculty who enrich the educational experience of smart, motivated, and adventurous students. Applicants who are committed to promoting a sense of belonging and contributing to an equitable and inclusive learning environment for all are strongly encouraged to apply (https://www.mtu.edu/diversity-inclusion/).

Essential Duties & Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned) Conducting high-quality research supervised by one or more current faculty of the department, participating in research proposal writing, and teaching 3 courses per year.

Required Education, Certifications, Licensures (minimum requirements) Ph.D. in mathematics or statistics by Aug. 15, 2022.

Required Experience (minimum requirements) Research experience in machine learning, computational mathematics, Bayesian statistics, and teaching experience of undergraduate mathematics or statistics courses.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities (minimum requirements) Potential for a productive research program. Strong communication and presentation skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively across cultural boundaries and work harmoniously with diverse groups of students, faculty, and staff.

Work Environment and/or Physical Demands The work environment is that of a typical office and/or classroom setting. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.

Required Training and Other Conditions of Employment Every employee at Michigan Technological University will receive the following 4 required pieces of training; additional training may be required by the department.

Required University Training:

Employee Safety Overview

Anti-Harassment, Discrimination, Retaliation Training

Annual Data Security Training

Annual Title IX Training Background Check:

Offers of employment are contingent upon and not considered finalized until the required background check has been performed and the results received and assessed.

FLSA Status - 9 months Title of Position Supervisor - Department Chair Dependent on Funding - Yes

For more information and to apply for the position go to https://www.employment.mtu.edu/cw/en-us/job/492819

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Contact: Chelsie Carne, 906-487-2068, 906-487-3133 (fax)
Postal Mail:
1400 Townsend Drive
Fisher Hall
Houghton, MI 49931
Web Page: http://www.mtu.edu/math/