Millersville University, Mathematics

Position ID: 2332-STATS [#20778, F02556]
Position Title: Tenure Track Assistant Mathematics Professor Specializing in Statistics (Beginning August 2023)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Millersville, Pennsylvania 17551, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Assistant Mathematics Professor Specializing in Statistics
Application Deadline: 2022/10/23 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/09/22, listed until 2022/10/23)
Position Description:    

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Classification: Assistant 24910

Nature of Position: Tenure Track

Description: The Department of Mathematics welcomes applicants for a Tenure Track Assistant Professor position beginning August 2023. Responsibilities include teaching, advising students, scholarly work and department and university service. Actual assignments will depend upon department needs and may include courses offered in the day, evening and/or weekend, and online. The department, housed in Wickersham Hall, is comprised of sixteen full-time faculty members, one regular part-time faculty member, and one support staff member. Faculty will have the opportunity to teach courses offered by the Department as part of the University’s General Education Program. Classes should be conducted through multifaceted teaching strategies for face-to- face classroom delivery and/or web-enhanced or web-based formats. Faculty are expected, per the Collective Bargaining Agreement Article 4, to engage in professional responsibilities such as curriculum development and update, learning outcomes assessment for courses and programs, and participating in department, college and university meetings and workshops. There is also an expectation for faculty to mentor undergraduate students in scholarly research and to establish a robust and sustainable research agenda that leads to peer-reviewed scholarly outputs appropriate for the discipline. Faculty routinely advise and mentor students in other high-impact practices, as appropriate.

Located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Millersville University of Pennsylvania is one of the 14 public universities of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. Our pillars of distinction include exceptionally strong student-faculty relationships, numerous programs of distinction, a beautiful campus and vibrant location, and successful job placement for our students. Our students’ success, both inside and outside of the classroom, is our highest priority, and we provide numerous opportunities to facilitate their academic, personal, and social growth and development. Almost 70 baccalaureate programs are available for our 6,600 students to find their path. Several of our programs are multidisciplinary in nature, combining science, technology, and art to create a more progressive degree. One thousand graduate students enroll in 21 master’s and three doctoral programs. Our faculty are highly respected in their fields and dedicated to the success of students in the classroom, research labs, and in campus life. Over 66,000 alumni live in all 50 states and in 72 countries around the world. We seek individuals who embrace and value our EPPIIC values of exploration, public mission, professionalism, inclusion, integrity, and compassion.

Required: ABD, with Ph.D. in Statistics completed by the date of appointment; Broad academic record/training in Mathematics and Statistics; Must exhibit evidence of strong commitment to excellence in teaching (supported by at least two current letters of recommendation attesting to recent teaching effectiveness); Preparation and/or experience in teaching statistics courses; Evidence of capacity/potential for continued scholarly activity; Must be interested in involving undergraduate students in research; Commitment to working with students from diverse backgrounds; Evidence of a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion; Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; Successful interview; Successful teaching demonstration; Successful presentation of proposed research agenda; Successful completion of three background checks.

Preferred: Demonstrated commitment to scholarly activity in statistics; Potential for service or contributing to the department’s programs; Expertise in an area of focus, such as data science, actuarial science, linear models, multivariate analysis, nonparametrics, experience in statistical consulting, or post-doctoral research experience in statistics; Expertise in statistical software packages (e.g., R, SAS, Minitab, Python).

To Apply: For full description of duties, qualifications and to apply, go to and create a faculty application.

Application Submission: All applications must be received by October 23, 2002.

At Millersville University we are committed to fostering a learning and working environment that promotes diversity to foster a climate of inclusion. Employing our EPPIIC values, we hold that an inclusive community is a core value that is the foundation for our learning and working environment. Millersville University is an equal opportunity employer and, in compliance with federal and state laws and university policy, is committed to providing equal educational and employment opportunities for all persons without regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, disability, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.

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Contact: Human Resources, 717-871-4950, 717-871-7950 (fax)
Postal Mail:
P.O. Box 1002
Millersville PA 17551-0302
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