Tenure-track assistant professor position in our Department of Mathematics

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Posting NumberF00085PPosition StatusExemptReporting Relationship(s)Department ChairSupervisory RelationshipsJob Summary

Elmhurst College invites applicants with a background in statistics or applied mathematics or a closely related field for a tenure-track assistant professor position in our Department of Mathematics. Anticipated duties will include assisting the department to develop a major in statistics. Main teaching responsibilities will include the teaching of upper level statistics and mathematics courses, the calculus sequence, and the typical service courses in statistics and mathematics. The teaching load is six courses per year. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain an active research program.

Essential FunctionsOther Duties and Responsibilities

Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

. An appreciable level of experience with statistics is necessary and scholarly interest in statistics is a plus.
. Evidence of outstanding teaching or teaching potential is essential.
. Candidates should have a commitment to creating an inclusive learning environment for a diverse student body.
. A PhD in any one of the indicated fields is required by September 1, 2020.

Preferred QualificationsWorking Conditions/Physical Requirements

Employee is subject to indoor work, protected from weather conditions. Work is sedentary in nature and involves exerting up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently/constantly in order to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move object.

Work HoursPosting Date09/22/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Elmhurst offers 66 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate programs, evening and online programs for adults, and the Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy for young adults with differing abilities. Elmhurst College is among the top-ranked colleges in the Midwest, according to U.S. News & World Report; and U.S. News, Money and Forbes magazines consistently rank Elmhurst as one of the Midwest’s best values in higher education. Recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce is a critical component of the College’s mission, vision and core values. Our commitment stems from the belief that an institution of higher learning is enriched by the presence of diversity. Elmhurst College is an EO Employer. Elmhurst College prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, creed, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Completed applications received by November 13, 2019, will receive full consideration. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Questions can be directed to Dr. Evans Afenya at [email protected]

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  1. Letter of Interest
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Transcripts 1
  4. Teaching Philosophy
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      Posted: 9/23/2019
      Application Due: 7/30/2020
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