Ball State University, Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: 968-ATPMS [#22406, 101031]
Position Title: Assistant Lecturer/Assistant Teaching Professor of Mathematical Sciences
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Muncie, Indiana 47306, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematical Sciences
Application Deadline: 2023/05/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/04/26, finished 2023/12/02, listed until 2023/10/26)
Position Description:    

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Department of Mathematical Sciences Assistant Lecturer/Assistant Teaching Professor of Mathematical Sciences Ball State University

The Department of Mathematical Sciences is seeking applications for a full-time contract faculty position in Mathematical Sciences beginning August 18, 2023.

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Our faculty are collegial, collaborative, innovative, inclusive, and adaptive, both within and beyond one’s home unit. These attributes include commitments to collaborative discourse, interdisciplinary inquiry, and enterprising learning practices.

Our faculty are expected to be innovative, adaptive, engaging teachers across modalities; producers of impactful creative and/or scholarly work; leaders in meaningful service activities to multiple communities. We seek faculty members who are strategic thinkers, engaging our dynamic communities. We are committed to student and faculty success, impact, and access, within an environment that prioritizes inclusive excellence. We inspire each other to be critical thinkers and responsible citizens, so that we can pursue fulfilling careers and meaningful lives.

Ball State University lives the values of Beneficence. We invite you to be part of our community.

At Ball State University, Inclusiveness and freedom of expression are a part of our enduring values and inform all of our efforts. We encourage applicants to familiarize themselves with our Inclusive Excellence Plan to learn more about our commitment and to identify how you might contribute to these efforts.

Position Function: Teaching approximately 12 hours per term of mathematics courses which may include quantitative reasoning, pre-calculus, calculus, and more advanced courses, depending on Department needs and applicant qualifications. Pursue a program of professional development and perform service activities for the Department. Evidence of high-quality teaching, continuing professional development, and significant service are necessary to be eligible for reappointment.

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in a mathematical science or closely related field from an accredited institution by date of appointment, with at least 18 graduate semester hours of coursework in mathematics. Effective written and oral communication skills; commitment to excellence in teaching as demonstrated by a teaching statement and/or teaching evaluations. Preferred Qualifications: Teaching experience at the college level in undergraduate classes. Master’s degree in mathematics by date of appointment. Doctorate degree in mathematics. Experience or interest in teaching online. Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship. Apply online at: Upload Required Documents - 1. Cover Letter addressing the stated responsibilities and qualifications. 2. Teaching Statement that outlines teaching philosophy and experience. 3. Curriculum vitae. 4. In the Applicant Documents section of this application, please provide an inclusive excellence statement describing how you would contribute to the development of a diverse and inclusive learning community at Ball State University through your teaching, research, and/or service. 5. Master’s transcript.

Upload Optional Documents - 1. Doctoral transcript if applicable. 2. List of courses taught. 3. Additional materials supporting excellence in teaching under “Other”. (Note that only one document may be uploaded. Therefore, if you desire to upload multiple documents in this section, you will need to combine them into a single PDF prior to the upload.)

The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earned is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through May 31, 2023. Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 120 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all.

The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.

The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:

Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

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Department of Mathematical Sciences
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