Teaching Position in Mathematics - (non-tenure)
Posted Monday, February 1, 2021
The Virginia Military Institute Department of Applied Mathematics invites applications for a three-year, full-time, non-tenure track teaching position. This position is designed for individuals with a teaching career in mind and emphasizes teaching and scholarly activities pertaining to teaching and teaching pedagogy. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach a variety of undergraduate courses and to participate in curriculum reform/development and projects with undergraduates. The teaching load will be four 3-credit courses per semester, but with a small number of preps. This position may be renewed beyond the initial, three-year term.
The appointment begins 1 August 2021 and requires a minimum of a master’s degree in Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics, or a closely related field; Ph.D. is preferred. Candidates should demonstrate excellence in teaching undergraduate mathematics and/or statistics.
All faculty members are required to wear a military uniform; however, military experience is not required.
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Candidates, please apply online at: Teaching Position in Mathematics - (non-tenure) Job Application
In addition to the online application and in order to receive full consideration, your application must contain a cover letter that includes a statement addressing how this fellowship aligns with your career goals, a current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses your pedagogical interests and/or teaching experience. A research statement is not required, but may be included if it addresses educational research interests and/or plans for how you envision modifying your research portfolio to include more educationally focused work.
Please mail all letters of recommendation to:
Search Committee Chair, Department of Applied Mathematics, Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, VA 24450
Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a continuing basis.
Criminal background check required for all final candidates.
VMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal education and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals, and veterans to apply. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are also encouraged to apply. VMI will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with documented disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to employment, educational opportunities, programs and services.