University of Evansville, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: UE-STATMATHAP [#19852]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Evansville, Indiana 47722, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Statistics, Data Science, Mathematics, or Actuarial Science
Application Deadline: none (posted 2022/04/07)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Evansville seeks to hire two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions beginning in August 2022. 


Responsibilities: 

The successful applicants will be expected to teach 18-21 hours per year of undergraduate mathematics and statistics courses, maintain a program of scholarship, participate in departmental initiatives, assist in recruitment, and serve the University as called upon. We will only consider applicants committed to excellence in teaching and advising undergraduates.  

 

Qualifications: 

Position 1: 

A Ph.D. in statistics, data science, OR Ph.D. in mathematics plus significant experience in statistics or a related field is required. Documented excellence in teaching undergraduate math or statistics courses and an active program of scholarship or statistical consultancy are expected. Experience with computer programming and familiarity with R or Python is a plus. The successful applicant for this position will demonstrate the ability to assist in overseeing and developing a program in applied statistics and data science. 

 

Position 2: 

A Ph.D. in mathematics, statistics, data science, actuarial science, or a related field; documented excellence in teaching undergraduate mathematics or statistics courses; and an active program of scholarship are required. Applications from any area of mathematical sciences will be considered, but preference will be given to candidates with experience in actuarial science, statistics, or data science. The ideal applicant would have a record of excellence in teaching a wide range of mathematics and statistics courses. 

  

University: 

The University of Evansville is an independent, comprehensive, selective admissions university recognized for excellence in its core liberal arts and sciences curriculum and professional programs. Enrollment is approximately 2,100. The University owns and operates Harlaxton College, located in a magnificent manor in Lincolnshire, England. The University is designated as a “Changemaker Campus” by Ashoka U and is recognized as a top ten school in U.S. News and World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges” annual ranking for comprehensive universities in the Midwest. 

 

The University of Evansville operates under a nondiscriminatory policy with regard to race, color, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, creed or religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, and all federally protected groups/classes. Minorities and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. 

 

Community: 

Located in southwestern Indiana along the banks of the Ohio River, Evansville is Indiana’s third-largest city and is the regional hub for the Tri-State area. The city’s population is 118,000 and the metropolitan area’s population is approximately 358,000. One of the attractive features of the area is its low cost-of-living index. 

 

Instructions for applying: 

To apply, submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, research statement, copies of graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation (at least one of which addresses teaching). The letter of application may be addressed to the Search Committee. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  In addition, all applicants must complete the University of Evansville online application located at http://www.evansville.edu/offices/hr/employmentApp.cfm.

 


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://www.evansville.edu/majors/math/index.cfm
 
University of Evansville
Department of Mathematics
1800 Lincoln Ave.
Evansville, Indiana 47722