Overview The Department of Mathematics at Quinnipiac University's College of Arts & Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in mathematics with an emphasis in statistics or applied mathematics.
The Department of Mathematics currently supports over 50 math majors and 80 minors and is considering the development of an interdisciplinary major in Applied Statistics and Data Science or Analytics.
This is a 9.5 month position and will begin in August 2019.
About the college: The breadth of programs offered in the College of Arts and Sciences provides the traditional strengths of a liberal arts education, with a focus on cultivating the intellectual and practical skills that students need for their personal and professional lives. The College of Arts and Sciences offers undergraduate majors in behavioral neuroscience, biochemistry, biology, chemistry, criminal justice, economics, English, game design and development, gerontology, history, independent majors, interdisciplinary studies, law in society, mathematics, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, Spanish language and literature, and theater.
In addition, the College of Arts and Sciences offers 31 undergraduate minors, a MS in Molecular and Cell Biology and the additional accelerated undergraduate/graduate programs: 3+1 and 4+1 BS/MS programs in Molecular and Cell Biology, 3+3 BA or BS/JD degree, 3+1 BA in Theater/MBA, and 3+2 BA or BS/MSW. Students can also complete a 5-year BA/BS and MA in Teaching in the following secondary education fields: Biology, English, History, Math and Spanish.
Teach a wide range of courses
Develop courses in statistics and data science
Opportunity to teach other math and general education courses
Maintain an active and successful research program commensurate with a nine contact hours per semester teaching load
Engage in university service
D. (completed or imminent) in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or Mathematics is preferred. A Ph.D. in a related field will be considered
Candidates with the ability and willingness to teach in and add to more than one of the following areas are highly preferred: statistics, applied statistics, data science, applied mathematics, and calculus
Expertise to help design the data science program is highly preferred
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Committed to excellence in teaching
Commitment to contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community
TO APPLY: Applications must be submitted electronically and include:
A cover letter
Concise statements of teaching philosophy and proposed research
Names and contact information for three professional references