Assistant Professor of Applied Mathematics / Data Science

first_imgAll applications and required documents must be submitted usingColumbus State University’s online employment site and a completepacket must be submitted for full consideration. If applicable, anyinternational transcripts must be evaluated by an approved foreigncredential evaluator prior to submission.Contact InformationIf you have any questions, please contact the Human ResourcesOffice at 706-507-8920 or e-mail to [email protected] of EmploymentA successful criminal background check will be required as acondition of employment.Please Note: Visa sponsorship is not provided for thisposition. Job SummaryThe Department of Mathematics at Columbus State University invitesapplications for a tenure-track position at the rank of AssistantProfessor beginning August 2021. We seek candidates with a strongcommitment to excellence in teaching and research with thepotential to make significant contributions to undergraduateresearch and the Mathematical and Data Sciences programs.ResponsibilitiesThe position will include a workload of teaching 12 hours persemester of Mathematics and Data Science courses at undergraduatelevels, research and scholarship, academic advising, service forthe department and for the University. The selected candidate willjoin a group of 16 full-time faculty members in the departmentincluding mathematicians, statisticians, and mathematics educators.The department offers baccalaureate degrees in mathematics,mathematics and secondary education, and applied mathematics; weare also committed to maintaining a proactive role in themathematical preparation of K-12 teachers and are establishing a BSProgram in Applied Mathematical Sciences with Data Science andActuarial Science concentrations. Collaborative efforts betweenmath, science, and education faculty recently led to the funding oftwo major grants (a UTeach replication grant worth up to $1.4million and a Noyce Scholarship grant worth approximately $1.2million).Required QualificationsCandidates should have an earned doctorate in Applied Mathematicswith research interest in Data Science, or an earned doctorate inData Science field with strong foundation in Mathematics or closelyrelated field from a regionally accredited institution by August 1,2021; excellent written and oral communication skills; ademonstrated potential for outstanding teaching at all levels;excellent interpersonal and collaboration skills; and sustainableresearch and publication plans.Preferred QualificationsPreference may be given to candidates who demonstrate knowledge andexperience in Data Science and Actuarial Science.Required Documents to AttachReview of applications will begin immediately and will continueuntil the position has been filled. Applications for part-time andfull-time faculty positions must include transcripts of allacademic work, and official transcripts must be presented prior tocampus visit if selected for interview. Applicants must have theability to meet Southern Association of Colleges and SchoolsCommission on Colleges (SACSCOC) requirements, in particular aminimum of 18 graduate hours in the teaching discipline. ColumbusState University is an Affirmative Action/Equal OpportunityEmployer, Committed to Diversity in Hiring.Required Documents to Submit with Online Application: Cover Letter/Letter of ApplicationCurriculum VitaeUnofficial Transcripts (Official transcripts from allinstitutions attended must be received prior to an offer beingextended)Statement of Teaching PhilosophyStatement of ResearchEvidence of Teaching EffectivenessThree references with emails and current telephone numberslast_img