MATH Department, Texas A&M Corpus Christi

Position ID: 1936-VAP [#11754]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Corpus Christi, Texas 78412, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Starting Date: 2018/09/01
Application Deadline: 2018/06/01 (posted 2018/02/27, listed until 2018/08/27)
Position Description:    

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Position

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics in the College of Science & Engineering seeks a dynamic colleague committed to fostering teaching and student development in a program that values creativity, collaboration, learner-centered pedagogy, and diversity. The new faculty member will join a collaborative group of 22 mathematics, statistics and mathematics education faculty who serve the entire campus community.

We seek applications for one full-time, Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics position to begin in fall semester of 2018. The successful candidate will be expected to teach 15 contact hours per semester to undergraduate and graduate students. Primary teaching responsibilities will be teaching mathematics content courses. Other duties may include service (both internal and external to campus).

Department

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics in the College of Science and Engineering strives to educate students at the University so that they are prepared to use mathematics intelligently in their chosen fields of study and to understand mathematics as it affects their lives and participation in public affairs. The Department grants BS in Mathematics as well as MS in Mathematics. We are in the process of developing a Ph.D. program. The Mathematics Program provides its majors and graduate students with preparation for careers in mathematics, education, science, and commerce, as well as providing a solid foundation for further study in mathematics. We also strive to serve our community by providing expertise to local schools, industry, and business.

TAMUCC Statement

Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi is a rapidly growing doctoral research university with more than 12,000 students. A Hispanic-Serving Institution on the cultural border with Latin America, TAMU-CC provides a robust campus experience focused on student and faculty success. Located on its own island on the Texas Gulf Coast, the “Island University” was recently recognized as one of the most beautiful coastal campuses in the United States. State-of-the-art classroom and laboratory buildings, support facilities, and recognized faculty strategically position TAMU-CC to achieve its goal of national and international prominence as an emerging research institution.

Apply online at https://islanderjobs.tamucc.edu.

A completed application will include:

1. A letter of interest addressing the qualifications for the position,

2. A current curriculum vitae,

3. A statement of mathematics teaching philosophy,

4. Three letters of references directly sent by the referees to math@tamucc.edu,

5. Copies of transcripts of graduate coursework.

Open/Closing Information

Priority consideration would be given to applications received by Friday, March 16, 2018.

Qualifications:

   • Ph.D. in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics or Statistics

   • The evidence of effective classroom instruction Preferred Qualifications:

   • Breadth and depth of mathematical knowledge,

   • Publication in scholarly journals,

   • Working with diverse student populations at the college level,

   • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

Texas A&M Corpus Christi is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.


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Contact: Alexey Sadovski, 361-825-2477
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Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Center for Instruction 301
6300 Ocean Drive, Unit 5825
Corpus Christi, TX 78412-5825
Web Page: http://hr.tamucc.edu/Job_Opportunities/

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