Assistant Professor, Computer & Mathematical Sciences

Location
Romeoville, Illinois
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 28, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences at Lewis University seeks a full-time, tenure track faculty member at the Assistant Professor rank.  This position will begin August 2018. 

Located 25 miles southwest of Chicago, Lewis University is a Catholic university in the Lasallian tradition offering distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs to a growing and diverse student population.  Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis prepares intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, globally connected, and socially responsible graduates. The seventh largest private not-for-profit university in Illinois, Lewis has been nationally recognized by The Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report.  Visit www.lewisu.edu for further information. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Teach 24 semester hours per year, a variety of courses for majors and non-majors and work on other degree opportunities, possibly including our Master of Data Science Program and a potential program in Actuarial Science.
  • Service to the department and university
  • Student advising
  • Professional development

Minimum Qualifications:  PhD in pure or applied mathematics or statistics. All areas of specialization will be considered, although special consideration will be given to candidates with a background in applied mathematics, statistics or data science. The appointee will be expected to demonstrate excellence in teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students in a variety of formats including traditional, online, and blended classes. Skillful and enthusiastic teacher who is strongly committed to interactive, student-centered teaching of undergraduate mathematics in a liberal arts setting and who is willing to work with them not only in the classroom but out of it, including on research projects and math-related extracurricular activities.

How to Apply:

For a full description and to be considered for this position visit http://jobs.lewisu.edu/postings/2587          

Lewis University is an increasingly dynamic institution.  We offer competitive salaries and a complete comprehensive benefits package including generous health care and tuition reimbursement for self, spouse and qualifying dependents.

Lewis University, sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, is an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to diversity.  Applicants of a diverse background are highly encouraged to apply, however applications will only be accepted from individuals currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the United States.