Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics (1-11 positions to be filled)Requisition:
Visiting Assistant ProfessorFLSA status:
Salary commensurate with education and experience.Position Type:
Full-Time Non-Tenure TrackCollege:
College of Science & Engineering TechnologyDepartment:
Dept of Mathematics and StatisticsOpen Date:
Dr. Paul JungTitle:
Department ChairContact Phone:
Dept of Mathematic & Statistics
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, Texas 77341-2206
email@example.comDuties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job:
One year appointment teaching all levels of mathematics courses and/or statistics courses. Duties include 12 hours of teaching each Fall and Spring semester totaling 24 hours of teaching per academic year. Courses will be made up of 3 and/or 4 credit hour courses. One year appointment with possible reappointment, pending funding.Educational Requirements for the Position:
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or closely related field. Applicants from all areas of mathematics are encouraged to apply.Other Requirements for the Position:
Candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to quality teaching and have evidence of past and/or present research.Special Instructions Summary:
The letter of recommendations are optional for submission of your application. However, three letters of recommendations are required for hiring. Please note: References provided in the References section of the application will receive an automated email reference request at the time the application is submitted.Open Until Filled:
Sam Houston State University is a comprehensive public institution of higher education located in historic Huntsville, 60 miles north of Houston. The university has an enrollment of about 21,000 students. In 2022, SHSU received new designations as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) and as a High Research Activity Institution (R2 status) by the Carnegie Commission.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has 28 tenured or tenure-track faculty in mathematics, mathematics education, and statistics. The BA, BS, and MS degrees are offered in Mathematics. In addition, the MA degree is offered in Mathematics. The MS degree is offered in Statistics, along with Statistics minors at the undergraduate level. The department is actively involved in undergraduate research and developing innovative teaching methods that encourage students to be more actively engaged in the study of mathematics. For more information about the department, visit our website: http://www.shsu.edu/academics/mathematics-and-statistics
The review of candidates will begin on 4/1/2023 and will continue until the position is filled.
Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.