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Mathematics Faculty

Position Deleted on 3/10/2013. This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobs.
Joliet, IL
Faculty - Science - Mathematics
Application Due:
Open Until Filled
Full Time
The University of St. Francis, a Catholic, Franciscan institution in Joliet, Illinois, invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Mathematics to begin August 2013. This is a tenure-track position with a 24-credit-hour teaching load per academic year.

USF offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs serving traditional-aged and adult students through a variety of learning formats. Small class sizes and a student-centered philosophy characterize the USF experience. The university is located in a residential Joliet neighborhood 35 miles southwest of Chicago with satellite campuses in downtown Joliet and Albuquerque, NM. The Department of Mathematics offers four undergraduate degree programs: Mathematics (B.A.), Mathematics with Secondary Certification, Mathematics with a concentration in Actuarial Science, and Mathematics and Computer Science.

Position Summary:

This position requires: the ability to teach undergraduate courses in mathematics and statistics for majors and non-majors; willingness to explore and develop innovative directions in mathematics and/or collaborative interdisciplinary courses; participation in scholarly and professional growth activities such as scholarly writing, conference presentations, student and faculty research projects, and grant proposals; and advising mathematics majors and providing service to the department, college, and university.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:
Work is performed in classroom and office settings with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards. Substantial time is spent working on a computer. This work requires the following physical activities: sitting, walking, bending, stooping, finger dexterity, repetitive motions, talking, hearing and visual acuity.

Minimum Requirements:

1. Ph.D. or D.A. in Mathematics or Mathematical Sciences, earned by August 2013
2. Ability to perform the physical requirements of the position
3. Willingness to support the Catholic and Franciscan values of the university

Preferred Requirements:

1. University or college teaching experience in mathematics
2. Mathematical research involving undergraduate students
3. Technological proficiency in the discipline

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Review of applications will begin February 15, 2013, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcome all persons. Minority persons and women are especially invited to apply. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Salary and other considerations will be competitive and consistent with the university’s commitment to recruiting the best-qualified individual. For further information on the university and our department, please visit our web page https:
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