Western Oregon University, Mathematics

Position ID: 551-VAP [#15691, F2002]
Position Title: NTT Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Monmouth, Oregon 97361, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2020/03/17 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/02/17, finished 2020/09/20)
Position Description:    

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Recruitment #:             F2002
Application Deadline:  
Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Salary Range:             
WOU’s Salary Schedule can be found in Article 16 of the WOUFT-CBA 2017-2020.

Western Oregon University’s offers an excellent benefits package for eligible employees which includes 95% premium paid healthcare, a generous retirement and vacation package, and reduced tuition rates for employee, spouse or dependent at any of the Oregon Public Universities. http://www.wou.edu/hr/benefits/

Department/Division / Job Summary:
The Mathematics Department at Western Oregon University invites applications for a one-year full-time NTT Visiting Assistant Professor position for the 2020-2021 academic year with a possibility for a second-year renewal (pending final approval).

Responsibilities include teaching four classes per term from a spectrum of undergraduate courses for majors, non-majors and K-12 pre-service teachers. The successful candidate will be passionate about liberal arts education and have a commitment to undergraduate teaching. We strongly encourage applications from underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans and those with diverse experiences and backgrounds. We strive to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community. 

Start Date: September 16, 2020 

We are not considering candidates who require Visa sponsorship support. Additionally, the university typically only considers visa support for employees placed in specialized positions that are continuing regular university appointments.


  • ·         PhD in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, or Mathematics Education is required.

**A criminal background check will be required as a condition of employment

Contact Information:
Questions regarding this position may be directed to Matt Ciancetta, Search Committee Chair, at
ciancetm@wou.edu or Matt Nabity, Department Head, at nabitym@wou.edu. For additional information about the Mathematics Department, please see http://www.wou.edu/math

For questions regarding the application process or to submit your application documents, please contact Human Resources at 503-838-8552 or employment@wou.edu

Application Instructions:

You may submit all materials online at www.wou.edu/facultyapp

Required application materials (PDF preferred):

1.     WOU Employment Application available at www.wou.edu/facultyapp
2.     Letter of application detailing interest in the position and a description of teaching and professional development goals. Please include how your experience, education, and/or training might help us build a more inclusive, collaborative, and diverse community
3.     Curriculum vita
4.     Statement of teaching philosophy
5.     Research statement
6.     Name and complete contact information for three references
7.     Copy of unofficial transcripts for highest degree earned

As an alternative, you may also submit application materials to:

F2002, NTT, VAP Mathematics Human Resources, Western Oregon University, 345 Monmouth Ave N, Monmouth, OR 97361; OR E-mail to employment@wou.edu; OR fax to: 503-838-8144

Western Oregon University (WOU) www.wou.edu is a mid-sized public comprehensive university located in the heart of Oregon’s lush Willamette Valley.  The university serves a large number of first-generation college students. WOU has received national recognition for its commitment and success in serving students.   The campus is about 20 minutes from Salem, the state’s capital, about 75 minutes from Portland, the state’s cultural hub, and a short drive from the Oregon coast, mountains, and other scenic areas. The university is located in an increasingly diverse, bilingual, and rural area in the Willamette Valley.  Our student body of about 4800 undergraduate and 600 graduate students enjoys a vibrant and close-knit intellectual community.

Western Oregon University is an AA/EOE/Veteran/Disability employer and is committed to fostering diversity in its student body, faculty, and staff.



Western Oregon University is an EO/AA/Veteran/Disability employer committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce.

We are not accepting applications for this job through Mathjobs.Org right now. Please apply at https://wou.edu/hr/employment/staff/ .
Contact: Kathy Bolen, 503-838-8552, 503-838-8144 (fax)
Postal Mail:
345 Monmouth Ave N
Monmouth, OR 97361
Web Page: https:\\wou.edu