Adelphi University is a nationally ranked, doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training. We are a private comprehensive university of nearly 8,000 students, with a main campus located in Garden City, on Long Island, New York, within 15 miles of JFK Airport and convenient to Manhattan.
The Adelphi University Department of Mathematics and Computer Science invites applications for a visiting assistant professorship (2-year term) in Statistics or Applied Statistics beginning August 27, 2018. The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science currently has 13 full-time faculty members and is in the process of growing as a collaborative unit.
Potential for excellent teaching at the graduate level is essential. The usual load is 18 credits per academic year. The successful applicant will primarily teach in the recently created MS Program with an emphasis in Applied Statistics. A doctoral degree in Applied Mathematics, Statistics or closely related discipline is required within one year of appointment. Candidates with a doctoral degree in Mathematics can apply, provided they have a master’s degree in Statistics. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience in statistical consulting or experience teaching and mentoring at the graduate level.
A complete application must include a curriculum vitae; a letter of application addressing how you will add value (both in teaching pedagogy and scholarship) to the newly created graduate programs within our department; a teaching statement; a research statement; and three letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses teaching effectiveness.
Adelphi University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to building a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from women, under-represented groups, members of the LGBT community, people with disabilities and veterans. Adelphi University is an EEO/AA employer.
Adelphi University, chartered in 1896, was the first institution of higher education for liberal arts and sciences on Long Island. Adelphi University is a nationally ranked, doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four-AU Arts and Humanities, AU STEM and Social Sciences, AU Professions, and AU Health and Wellness.