Assistant Professor - Mathematics - Fall 2014
POSITION: The SUNY Cortland Mathematics Department invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the assistant professor level beginning in Fall 2014.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Major responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and master's level courses, engaging in research and other scholarly activities, providing service to the department and college, and providing academic advisement and mentoring to undergraduate and graduate students.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Earned doctorate in statistics or mathematics expected by time of appointment; ability to teach undergraduate and graduate level probability and statistics courses; previous experience teaching college level mathematics; evidence of effectiveness in teaching; and strong oral and written communication skills.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Strong preference will be given to candidates specializing in statistics or a closely related field. Experience with educational technology, obtaining external grants, directing student research projects, and collaboration with colleagues from other departments is also highly desirable.
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: The College traces its beginnings to 1868 and offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs in the School of Arts and Sciences, School of Education, and the School of Professional Studies. 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.
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: Deadline to apply is December 1, 2013. For a detailed job description or to apply online go to: http://jobs.cortland.edu.
SUNY Cortland is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. We have a strong commitment to the affirmation of diversity and have interdisciplinary degree programs in the areas of Multicultural Studies.