Job Title Professional Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Agency Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Department S&E - Math/Statistics Sciences
Proposed Minimum Salary Commensurate
Job Location Corpus Christi, Texas
Job Type Faculty
Job Description The Department of Mathematics & Statistics in the College of Science & Engineering seeks a dynamic colleague committed to fostering teaching excellence and student development in a program that values creativity, collaboration, learner-centered pedagogy, and diversity. The new faculty member will join a collaborative group of 22 mathematics and statistics faculty who serve the entire campus community.
We seek applications for a full-time, non- tenure track Professional Assistant Professor position to begin in fall 2019. Professional Assistant Professors are full time teaching faculty with the potential for promotion to the rank of professional associate and professional professor positions.
The successful candidate will teach multiple courses in undergraduate mathematics and statistics, participate in the ongoing development of such courses, and take a leadership role in common assessment efforts. The workload is 30 hours of teaching (typically, five three-hour courses per semester), and professional service over 9 months. The position does not entail an expectation of scholarship.
The Department of Mathematics & Statistics in the College of Science and Engineering strives to educate students at the University so that they are prepared to use mathematics intelligently in their chosen fields of study and to understand mathematics as it affects their lives and participation in public affairs. The Mathematics Program provides its majors and graduate students with preparation for careers in education, science, and commerce, as well as providing a solid foundation for further study in mathematics. We also strive to serve our community by providing expertise to local schools, industry and business.
Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, or a closely related field.
Demonstrate excellence in teaching undergraduate mathematics and statistics courses, or the potential for effective teaching of such courses.
Ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues in performing professional service.
Breadth and depth of mathematical knowledge.
Demonstrate a commitment to and preparation for excellence in teaching upper-level undergraduate mathematics courses.
Ability to work with diverse student populations at the college level.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
To be considered for the position, all required documentation must be submitted.
A completed application will include: 1. A letter of interest describing qualifications for the position 2. A curriculum vitae 3. A statement of mathematics teaching philosophy 4. Copies of all graduate transcripts 5. A list of three professional references including names, titles, phone numbers and email addresses (finalists will be required to submit three letters of recommendation).
The position will remain open until a finalist is selected. Applicants are encouraged to apply by Friday, February 1, 2019.
All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is a vibrant, Hispanic Serving Doctoral Research Institution that proudly provides a solid academic reputation, renowned faculty and highly-rated degree programs since 1947. The University has a heritage of teaching excellence with innovation in research and community engagement as part of the distinguished Texas A&M System. With palm tree-lined pathways throughout the campus, nearby natural wetlands, a scenic hike-and-bike trail and a university beach, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is the only university in the nation located on its own island, at the heart of the Texas Gulf Coast.