Mathematics Faculty Position
September 16, 2013
The Department of Applied Mathematics invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in applied mathematics at the assistant or associate professor level. The appointment begins 1 August 2014. The position requires a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, or a closely related field. Candidates should demonstrate excellence in teaching, including the ability to mentor undergraduates in research projects, and have an ongoing program of scholarly activity. The successful candidate will teach a wide variety of undergraduate courses. Faculty members are expected to participate in cadet development and professional citizenship duties, such as advising and committee work. Members of the faculty wear uniforms and adhere to military customs and courtesy although military experience is not required.
Electronic Submission Rules
Applicants should submit a letter stating their professional goals and teaching interests, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research interests and curriculum vitae electronically to https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov/applicants/Central?quickFind=176133
In addition, three letters of recommendation, one of which must address teaching effectiveness, should be sent to:
Search Committee Chair
Department of Applied Mathematics
Virginia Military Institute
Lexington, VA 24450
Applications will be accepted on a continuing basis, but those received before 1 December 2013 will be given priority.
The department will schedule interviews at the Joint Mathematics Meeting in Baltimore in January 2014. Visit us at: www.vmi.edu/math
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In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply.