University of New England, College of Arts and Sciences

Position ID: 3088-APM1 [#23727]
Position Title: Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Biddeford, Maine 04005, United States
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: (posted 2023/11/02, listed until 2024/05/02)
Position Description:    

The School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences (SMaPS) in the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) at the University of New England (UNE) invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor in mathematics beginning in August 2024. The successful candidate will join a collegial, engaged team of faculty and professional staff in a school offering programs in applied mathematics, data science, computer science, chemistry, biochemistry, laboratory science, and biophysics.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply for this position, please visit https://une.peopleadmin.com/postings/16893.

For more information please visit the school website at https://www.une.edu/cas/schools/mathematical-physical-sciences or contact the Academic Director, Dr. Amy Deveau (adeveau@une.edu).

UNE is a private, non-profit, comprehensive R2 university, with campuses in Portland and Biddeford, Maine and Tangier, Morocco. The College of Arts and Sciences is located on UNE’s waterfront Biddeford campus, with nearby city-based amenities in Portland (a 30-minute drive) and Boston (a 2-hour drive). UNE’s location in southern Maine also affords easy access to forests, mountains, freshwater lakes, rocky coastlines, and sandy beaches. CAS, one of UNE’s five colleges, has a primary focus on undergraduate education.

UNE offers students a highly integrated learning experience that promotes excellence through interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation in education, research, and service. UNE’s excellence could not happen without a dedicated and talented faculty and professional staff. We value student-centered, multi-disciplinary and interdisciplinary efforts that meet the highest ethical standards to achieve excellence in support of an integrative approach to the liberal arts, scholarship and research, and health and the environment.

Our core values include but are not limited to Student Centeredness; Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; and Relentless Inquiry. Visit https://www.une.edu/about/mission-vision-and-values to learn about our mission, vision, and core values.

UNE is a great place to work. We boast both a tight-knit community and access to a wide array of degree programs, research opportunities and cultural events. We have three distinct campuses that combine to offer students a range of different learning experiences. Our two Maine campuses house our nationally recognized undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs, while our campus in Tangier, Morocco is home to an innovative semester abroad program. UNE is perennially included on “best colleges lists” by U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review, Forbes, and others. Portland is one of the nation’s most livable small cities with an incredible natural environment, friendly people, a wealth of arts and cultural institutions, and major medical facilities. Outside magazine named it as one of the “Greatest Places to Live in America”, and Bon Appetit selected Portland as the 2018 “Restaurant City of the Year”.

UNE also offers a generous comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees and their dependents. The package includes varied health and dental plans; a retirement plan that includes up to an 8% match; extensive paid leave including holidays, vacation, sick and personal time; and educational benefits for both employees and dependent children. Please visit the Human Resources Benefits site - https://www.une.edu/hr/benefits - for additional information regarding UNE’s fantastic benefits package.

Responsibilities The school seeks candidates to teach a broad range of introductory and intermediate courses in the mathematical sciences, including advanced courses aligning with the candidate’s expertise. The typical teaching load is the equivalent of 9 credits per semester. The successful candidate is expected to develop an active, independent research program involving undergraduate students that results in peer-reviewed dissemination of the work, and to seek external funding. Additionally, the successful candidate will also engage in curriculum development and participate in academic advising, recruiting, course and program assessment, and service to the school, college and University.

Qualifications A Ph.D. in Mathematics or closely related field is required at the time of appointment, along with demonstrated capacity to mentor undergraduate students in independent projects. Applications are welcomed from candidates with background in computational mathematics who can utilize modern programming languages in teaching. The successful applicant will demonstrate capacity for excellence in teaching and promising record of scholarly productivity.

Individuals committed to teaching with inclusive pedagogies that promote active engagement to foster student learning are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applications from candidates with experience in diversity, equity, inclusion and justice issues in higher education.


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Contact: Amy Deveau
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University of New England
11 Hills Beach Road
Biddeford, ME 04005
Web Page: https://www.une.edu/cas/schools/mathematical-physical-sciences