Mathematics/Applied Mathematics Tenure/Tenure Track Faculty (Category I)

Denver, CO
Oct 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Summary

The Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Metropolitan State University of Denver, is seeking applications for an open rank, full-time tenure-track faculty position in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics beginning August 2018.

The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Posting Number

Position Title
Mathematics/Applied Mathematics Tenure/Tenure Track Faculty (Category I)

Position Number
F 243

Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education

Employee Category

MTH - Mathematics

EClass Code
FT Faculty-10 mo with benes


Teach 12 hours of undergraduate mathematical science courses per semester, including evenings, perhaps on-line courses, and using multimedia and other technologies as needed; advise students; participate in course and program development and in scholarly and professional development activities; perform university and community service; perform other duties as assigned by the Chair; and work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population.

Required Qualifications

Doctorate in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics, completed by August 1, 2018.

Preferred Qualifications

The successful candidate will have:

• Strong oral and written communication skills

• Experience teaching mathematics at the undergraduate level with evidence of effective teaching

• Broad interests in undergraduate education, including mentoring undergraduate research and recruitment and/or retention of students from underrepresented groups.

• Experience working with and sensitivity to the needs of a diverse urban student population including (but not limited to) students of color, LBGTQ+ students, students from low-income backgrounds, first-generation students, students with disabilities, undocumented students, non-traditional students, student veterans, and English-language learners.

• Evidence of potential for continued scholarly activity.

• All mathematical research fields are encouraged to apply.

Posting date

Closing date

Closing Instructions
Close on Closing Date

Special Instructions to Applicants

In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system,

IMPORTANT: Applicants are required to attach a cover letter and curriculum vitae to the online application. The cover letter should relate the applicant’s expertise to the qualifications listed.

ADDITIONAL APPLICATION MATERIALS REQUIRED: In order for a file to be considered complete and forwarded to the search committee each applicant MUST submit the following:
1) three current letters of recommendation sent to the address below from people who are in a position to know the applicant’s expertise and teaching effectiveness;
2) evidence of effective teaching at the undergraduate level (including a list of all mathematics courses taught and student evaluations if available);
3) a complete description of scholarly activities; and
4) copies of graduate transcripts.*
SUBMIT TO: Chair, Search Committee for Mathematics
Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Metropolitan State University of Denver
PO Box 173362, Campus Box 38
Denver, CO 80217-3362
Phone: 303-615-0299 FAX: 303-556-5381
All application materials must be received prior to the position close date,

This posting will close at midnight MST on the closing date.