Department of Mathematical Sciences, United States Military Academy (West Point)

371 11432Position ID: WestPoint-PROF18 [#11432]
Position Title: Associate / Full Professor (6 year renewable)
Position Location: West Point, New York 10996, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematical Sciences
Starting Date: 2018/06/25
Application Deadline: 2017/12/09 (posted 2017/11/30, listed until 2018/02/05)
Position Description:    

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The United States Military Academy at West Point has an opening in the Department of Mathematical Sciences for the academic year beginning in the summer (late June) of 2018. As a senior civilian “Title 10” faculty member in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at West Point, you will design, teach, and oversee a variety of courses and programs. The United States Military Academy (USMA), also known as West Point, is the world’s premiere institution for leader development. The department has approximately 67 civilian and military faculty members dedicated foremost to teaching and student development, and it also highly values faculty scholarship as well as undergraduate research. The main effort of the department is teaching the “core” curriculum to all of our students; this core curriculum consists of courses in mathematical modeling, calculus, as well as probability and statistics. The department also offers majors in Mathematics and Operations Research, as well as minors in Applied Statistics and Network Science. In addition to your own research, you will organize the research efforts of other faculty and serve as a mentor to junior faculty members. You will support students in their studies and development as leaders, inside and outside the classroom, and you will mentor junior faculty engaged in our five faculty domains of teaching, scholarship, service, cadet development, and faculty development. You will also contribute to department and academy governance; involvement in the national mathematics community is preferable. This is a term appointment in the excepted service, with employment to start on or about 25 June 2018. This is a six year renewable term appointment. Your faculty rank at appointment will be determined by our credentials and promotions committee prior to acceptance of the position offer. The official government posting for this job is available at by searching for announcement number BRF170033. This site contains more information and application details.

To apply, send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy and career goals, three letters of recommendation, and a DD 214 if claiming veteran's preference to: United States Military Academy, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, ATTN: Electronic applications are acceptable.

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Contact: Amanda Rodriguez, 845-938-5315, 845-938-2409 (fax)
Postal Mail:
Amanda Rodriguez
Department of Mathematical Sciences, MADN-MATH
Attn: Assistant Professor Search
646 Swift Road
West Point, NY 10996
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