Assistant/Associate Professor of Mathematics

Job description

  • 13-Mar-2019 to 12-May-2019 (EST)
  • Fort Valley, GA, USA
  • Full Time
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    Job Summary

    The Assistant/Assistant Associate Professor of Mathematics is a full-time, 10-month, tenure track position in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science in the College of Arts and Sciences.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Under the direction of the department chair:

    • Teach undergraduate and graduate level Mathematics and related courses in a face-to-face, online, or hybrid format
    • Teach 12 credit hours of courses in classrooms per term and maintain office hours (a minimum of 10 hours per week)
    • Advise students; actively participate in recruitment of students
    • Exhibit a strong commitment to research and strengthening the programs in the department
    • Advise students
    • Participate in the solicitation of external funding
    • Participate in the continuous assessment of student learning outcomes
    • Review and plan curricula
    • Serve on departmental, college, and university level committees
    • Participate in community service and outreach programs on behalf of the institution
    • Provide service to the university and professional organizations
    • Assist students in acquiring Internships and job placement
    • Perform other job-related duties as assigned



    • Ph.D. in Mathematics.
    • Coursework or inclination in research and teaching differential equations, numerical analysis, abstract algebra, probability and statistics.
    • 2-3 years' experience teaching at the university level
    • Excellent Communication Skills
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
    • Excellent analytical, oral, written communication skills and team work
    • Demonstrated success in research and scholarly activities
    • Demonstrated ability to work with traditional and nontraditional students

    Working conditions

    • Must be able to teach in the evenings as well as during the day. Work hours may vary.
    • Climate controlled environment

    Physical requirements

    • Regularly required to sit, use hands and fingers, handle or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear; lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
    • Frequently required to stand; walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
    • Occasionally lift 20 pounds overhead and 40 pounds from waist to shoulder
    • Specific vision abilities required include close, distant color visions, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
    • Noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate

    Application requirements

    Applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, resume/CV, copies of unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references.

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    Posted: 3/14/2019
    Application Due: 5/13/2019
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