William Jewell College

Position ID: 3316-VAP [#23814]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Liberty, Missouri 64068, United States
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: none (posted 2024/01/11)
Position Description:    

Department: Mathematics & Data Science Summary: Visiting Assistant Professor, Full Time, Effective Fall 2024. (Three-year term appointment with the possibility of renewal.) The Department of Mathematics and Data Science is a small but growing department with strong student interest in Data Science. The Data Science program is interdisciplinary, with faculty from Physics, Business, Biology, and Chemistry contributing to the Data Science program. Qualifications: • A Ph.D. in applied mathematics, or a related field. • ABDs will be considered. • Applicants with a master’s degree and professional experience will be considered. • Preferred candidates will demonstrate an ability to excite students about the study of mathematics and data science. • Interest and motivation to teach undergraduates. • A commitment to the College mission (see below). Duties and Responsibilities: • The successful candidate will teach applied mathematics and statistics. • The successful candidate will teach in the Data Science program, which might include: SQL, data mining, data visualization, or machine learning. • The successful candidate will teach four courses each semester. Application Procedure: Applicants must submit the following documents through www.jewell.edu/employment. 1. Letter of application and curriculum vitae 2. Transcripts (copies are acceptable until finalists are selected) 3. Brief statement of teaching philosophy 4. List of at least three references. (Letters will be requested for finalists) 5. Statement of how you would contribute to our college mission, including inclusivity and diversity. Review of applications will begin on February 10 and will remain open until the position is filled. All final candidates will be required to pass a criminal background check successfully prior to beginning employment. William Jewell College is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from members of minorities and other underrepresented groups. College Mission Statement: We educate our community to ask reflective questions, apply critical thought and act with purpose. The College flourishes by valuing Authentic Engagement, Creative Expression, Courageous Citizenship, Inclusive Communities, Innovative Thought and Spiritual Exploration. Location: Located in Liberty, MO, Jewell is situated 25 minutes from downtown Kansas City, MO and offers one of the most affordable metropolitan regions in the country. Applicants who need accommodation for the application or interview process, please make such accommodation request in advance to: William Jewell College Office of Human Resources 500 College Hill Box 1017 Liberty, MO 64068 (816) 415-5992

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500 College Hill, Liberty, MO 64068
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