The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Oakland University invites applications for a one-year visiting position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Mathematics beginning Fall Semester 2019. Responsibilities of this position include teaching, research, and contribution to the Department's program. For this appointment, candidates must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics (or its requirements completed) by August 15, 2019.
The primary selection criteria will be an applicant's potential for quality research and effective teaching in support of the Department's instructional responsibilities including all levels of undergraduate mathematics as well as graduate mathematics. Amongst applicants who are found highly qualified with respect to these criteria, preference will be given to those in continuous mathematics and those with strong research collaboration potential with members of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Candidates must demonstrate experience with or a commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Ph.D. in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics (or its requirements completed) by August 15, 2019
Special Instructions to Applicants::
To apply, go online to http://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/16913. A cover letter, a vita and publication list, graduate transcripts (unofficial copies acceptable for application), a research statement, and a teaching statement must be uploaded at this site. Candidates shall also provide a Diversity Statement that describes their interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion, e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, activism, faculty recruitment/retention, or research on issues related to diversity and social inequality.
In addition, names and contact information for three letters of recommendation must be provided. The application system will contact the letter writers via email and provide them with instructions for uploading. At least one of the letters of reference should address the teaching effectiveness and potential of the candidate. Also include a sample paper and teaching evaluations from faculty and students if available.
Applications should be completed by July 15, 2019 to ensure full consideration.
Please direct any questions to: Professor László Lipták, Chairperson Search Committee Chair Department of Mathematics and Statistics Oakland University Rochester, MI 48309-4485 Phone: (248) 370-4054 Fax: (248) 370-4184 Email: email@example.com
Internal Number: 16913
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.