The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Bentley University—an independent, private business-oriented university located in suburban Boston—invites applications for a tenure track position beginning Fall 2019. We seek candidates to add to our strengths in applied statistics, data science, machine learning, and applied mathematics. Candidates with the ability and willingness to teach in more than one of these areas at both the undergraduate and graduate levels are especially attractive. The rank and salary will be commensurate with experience.
The Mathematical Sciences Department offers undergraduate degrees in mathematical sciences, actuarial sciences, and data analytics and an MS in Business Analytics, and it is active in the PhD program in Business, both in teaching and in doctoral student supervision. We value collaboration with faculty in other departments and have a particularly strong record of leadership in such activities. Candidates are encouraged to learn more about our department by visiting http://www.bentley.edu/mathematics/.
Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Statistics, Mathematics, or a closely related discipline. Criteria for selection include: (a) Evidence of excellent teaching ability; (b) High quality research skills and experience; (c) organizational skills to facilitate supporting and building academic programs consistent with the department’s mission; (d) Strong interpersonal skills for building research connections; (e) Ability and willingness to supervise graduate student research and participate in activities related to our graduate programs.
Applied experience in academic or nonacademic spheres is highly desirable.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS:
Candidates should submit a cover letter, current curriculum vita, research statement, teaching statement, and arrange for three letters of recommendation, at least one of which should address teaching. Names and contact information for three references are required upon application. Bentley will contact these confidential references for those candidates moving forward in the process. Candidates should indicate how their research interests and expertise could integrate with the department’s mission.
The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Early applications are encouraged, but applications will continue to be accepted as long as this advertisement is posted.
Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.
BENTLEY UNIVERSITY is one of the nation’s leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader – one with the deep technical skills, broad global perspective, and high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. Our rich, diverse arts and sciences program, combined with an advanced business curriculum, prepares informed professionals who make an impact in their chosen fields. Located on a classic New England campus minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers. The Graduate School emphasizes the impact of technology on business practice, in offerings that include MBA and Master of Science programs, PhD programs in accountancy and in business, and customized executive education programs. The university enrolls approximately 4,100 full-time undergraduate, 140 adult part-time undergraduate, 1,430 graduate, and 34 doctoral students. Bentley is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business; and the European Quality Improvement System, which benchmarks quality in management and business education.