Furman University invites applications for a one-year visiting position in mathematics at the assistant professor level, for the 2013-2014 academic year, to begin in August 2013.
Teaching responsibilities will include calculus, finite mathematics, and one sophomore-level course. The candidate will teach 3 courses in the fall semester and 2 in the spring semester. Furman is committed to keeping class sizes small -- the average class size across the university is 18-20.
Candidates must have the Ph.D. (by June 2013 at the latest) and show strong evidence of excellence in teaching. Preference will be given to candidates who also show a commitment to a research program in the context of an undergraduate institution.
Furman is a selective, independent, liberal arts university of 2,700 students. The department offers majors in mathematics, mathematics-economics, and computing and applied mathematics. Only undergraduate degrees are offered. There are usually approximately 50-55 majors and scholarship recipients at any given time.
Position announcement and materials required for an application are indicated on mathjobs.org
. Applications made through mathjobs.org
are the only ones that will be considered. Please address your interest in a one-year position in your cover letter. The deadline for applications is February 28th for full consideration. Questions can be addressed to Mark Woodard at email@example.com.
Furman University is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty.