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The SUNY Cortland Mathematics Department invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position: 

Tenure Track position (applied mathematics; broadly defined)

Tenure Track Faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor (Applied Mathematics)


POSITION: The SUNY Cortland Mathematics Department invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level beginning in Fall 2016. Preference will be given to candidates specializing in applied mathematics or a closely related field.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach undergraduate and master's level courses in mathematics; engage in research and other scholarly activities; provide service to the department and college; provide academic advisement and mentoring to undergraduate and graduate students.  Candidates specializing in applied mathematics (broadly defined) are encouraged to apply.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Earned doctorate in mathematics expected by the time of appointment with specialization in applied mathematics (broadly defined); previous experience teaching college level mathematics; evidence of effectiveness in teaching; strong oral and written communication skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to also teach analysis, probability or statistics courses; experience with educational technology; experience directing student research projects; experience collaborating with colleagues from other departments.

THE DEPARTMENT: The Mathematics Department has approximately 200 undergraduate majors in either adolescence education or liberal arts mathematics, and nearly 20 graduate students majoring in mathematics education. 

THE COLLEGE AND COMMUNITY:  SUNY Cortland is a comprehensive college within the State University of New York system and is known for its superb programs in speech-language pathology, teacher education, recreation, parks and leisure studies, health, physical education, and a number of leading liberal arts programs in the natural and social sciences as well as the arts and humanities. Our many programs are designed to support our commitment to civic responsibility, environmental responsibility, international education, professional education and social justice. More than 90 percent of SUNY Cortland's 7,200 undergraduate and graduate students gain hands-on experience through internships, volunteerism, civic engagement and study abroad. Its three schools - education, arts and sciences and professional studies - are committed to excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, service and international education.

The campus is located in the geographic center of New York State and is a half-hour drive from Syracuse and Ithaca and four hours from New York City and Philadelphia. Situated in the beautiful Finger Lakes region, Cortland offers an array of regional cultural and recreational opportunities, as well as affordable housing and excellent school systems.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:  For application instructions and to apply online go to:  Full consideration will be given to applications that are completed by November 20, 2015.

The State University of New York College at Cortland is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.