Assistant Professor in Mathematics
The Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at Lee University invites applications for a tenure track faculty positions in mathematics to begin in August of 2018. To be considered for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor or higher, candidates must have an earned Doctorate in Mathematics or a related discipline. Candidates holding a Master’s degree in Mathematics may be considered for a position in our non-tenure lecturer track. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics and/or Engineering. A strong record of effective teaching is also especially desirable. Individuals from underrepresented populations are strongly encouraged to apply.
Duties will include teaching introductory courses including statistics and upper-division courses appropriate to one’s expertise; mentoring undergraduate student-faculty research or other scholarship involvement; advising students as assigned; university and community service; curriculum development; reporting to Department Chair; and working cooperatively with departmental faculty in complementing current departmental strengths.
Required qualifications include Christian commitment and Community Covenant lifestyle agreement; doctorate/masters in appropriate field; demonstrated college teaching ability; ability to develop and mentor students in limited scope research; ability to integrate Christian faith into course lectures; post-doctoral experience preferred, but not required.
Lee University is a private, comprehensive, Christian university that is recognized as an emerging leader in higher education in the southeastern region. To help us evaluate your potential role as a member of our university, please include a completed application form, a statement of Christian faith regarding your religious conversion and your Christian commitment, and a statement about the integration of your faith with your subject matter. Submit the above information, along with all transcripts, three letters of reference and student evaluations (if applicable), to Dr. Blayne Carroll, Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Lee University, 1120 North Ocoee Street, Cleveland, TN 37311.