Clarkson University, Mathematics Department

Position ID: 760-APM [#12940, Fac 2014000613]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Potsdam, New York 13699, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: (accepting applications posted 2018/10/23, listed until 2019/04/23)
Position Description:    

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Clarkson University is a nationally recognized research university with signature areas of academic excellence and research directed toward the world’s pressing issues. With more than 4,300 undergraduate and graduate students, its main campus is located in Potsdam, N.Y., and additional graduate program and research facilities are located in the Capital Region and Beacon, N.Y.

The Department of Mathematics at Clarkson University invites applications for a tenure track faculty position which starts on August 1, 2019. Hiring at the Assistant Professor level is the expectation, but other ranks may be considered. The Department is expected to make one or two hires based on this applicant pool.

Candidates are expected to excel as both teachers and researchers while making clear collegial contributions to the operation of the department. We are seeking exceptionally qualified applicants with expertise in applied data science, mathematical modeling, dynamical systems, biomathematics, financial mathematics, applied statistics, applied optimization, or as otherwise contributes to existing departmental strengths.

Clarkson University encourages interdisciplinary research among its faculty and the Math Department has an especially strong tradition of collaborative work with other departments. Candidate who extend and enrich that collaborative tradition will find this environment to be particularly productive.

The successful candidate will be expected to become an excellent teacher across a broad spectrum of courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Essential Skills:

Effective instructor of undergraduate and graduate courses in the disciplinary area. Effective undergraduate and graduate student research mentoring. Ability to develop and maintain a collaborative research program with Clarkson and external collaborators.

Deadline: Review of applications will begin 25 November. The formal application process remains open until filled, however applications completed before December 5, 2018 will be given full consideration.

Applications must be submitted via this website, and must include 1) a cover letter stating area of interest, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) teaching statement, 4) research statement, and 5) diversity statement; and, 6) list of references. Please see below for additional requirements.

Applicants should arrange to have four letters of reference, one of which addresses teaching potential, submitted online. After an application is submitted, the references will be contacted to upload their letters (instructions will be provided by the application system). Letters of reference should be uploaded by 6 December 2018 for full consideration.

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Contact: Joseph Skufca, 315-268-2399
Postal Mail:
Clarkson University
8 Clarkson Ave
CU Box 5815
Potsdam, NY 13699
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