Jacksonville University, Mathematics

778 21230Position ID: 778-VAP1 [#21230]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Jacksonville, Florida 32211, United States [map] sort by distance
Application Deadline: 2022/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/20, finished 2023/04/10)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Position Summary

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for a one-year full-time Visiting Assistant Professor position starting in August 2023, with the possibility of renewal for an additional year. A master’s degree (Ph.D. preferred) in mathematics or a mathematics related field is required. 

The ability to teach a broad range of lower-level and upper-level courses is desired. The mathematics department offers a B.S. in data science as well as B.A. and B.S. degrees in mathematics. The department is committed to excellence in teaching, classroom use of technology, diversity, and small class size. The teaching load is 24 credits per academic year. Online teaching may be required.

Essential Job Duties

  • Ability to teach a broad range of lower-level and upper-level courses.
  • Ability to incorporate technology into classroom teaching.
  • Ability to work with diverse groups and small class sizes
Work Conditions
  • Work is performed under minimum supervision and requires incumbent to exercise independence and discretion
Physical Requirements
  • Manual dexterity to efficiently operate a computer keyboard and scientific equipment
  • Near vision sufficient to read written communications and computer display screens
  • Adequate hearing to communicate effectively in person and by phone
Minimum Education Requirement
  • A master’s degree (PhD preferred) in mathematics or a mathematics related field by time of appointment in August 2023.
Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

To Apply

Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, transcripts, JU application, and three letters of recommendation via mathjobs.org or via email to the Chair of the Mathematics Search Committee at mathsearch@ju.edu. Review of applications will begin December 1, 2022, and continue until the position is filled.

Jacksonville University supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. Jacksonville University is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be evaluated for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, protected veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other protected characteristics under applicable Florida and Federal laws.

Jacksonville University is a comprehensive, liberal arts university located in Jacksonville, FL, a diverse metropolitan community with a thriving economic and cultural scene. Jacksonville International Airport provides easy access to US and international destinations. The university emphasizes innovative and quality teaching in small classes and ranks in the annual rankings of "America's Best Colleges," released by U.S. News and World Report. Please visit our website at www.ju.edu.

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:
email address
Mathematics Department
Jacksonville University
2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211