Tuscaloosa , United States
Stillman College is a liberal arts institution with a historical and formal affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). It is committed to fostering academic excellence, to providing opportunities for diverse populations, and to maintaining a strong tradition of preparing students for leadership and service by fostering experiential learning and community engagement designed to equip and empower Stillman’s students and its constituents.
Professor of Mathematics
Candidates will be able to provide instruction in mathematics courses including statistics, calculus, discrete math, and geometry. The candidate will also support Information Sciences by being able to provide instruction in programming languages such as Python and R. Applicants must have a content master’s degree or higher in mathematics, statistics, or related quantitative or applied fields. Preferred qualifications include a terminal degree, course development, previous teaching experience, and working with diverse populations.
Description of Work
The primary purpose of the position is to teach a diverse set of mathematics courses and promote a culture of research across Computational and Information Sciences.
Competencies/Knowledge Skills, and Abilities Required in this Position
A Doctorate in Mathematics is preferred; the minimum requirements are a master’s degree in Mathematics from a regionally accredited university with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hour credits in Mathematics. Commit to excellence in student learning and be able to promote students' ability to succeed in a multicultural and global community.
Responsibilities of the successful candidate include:
Physical Demands:Moderate lifting up to 20 pounds as frequently as needed to move objects; dexterity to write and manipulate computer keyboard and mouse; ability to hear and speak clearly; and body mobility to stoop, kneel, bend, and reach.
Working Environment:Work is primarily performed in a university campus environment and requires a flexible schedule including possible evening and weekend work. The employee is subject to inside environmental conditions, protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes.
Application Instructions:To be considered for this position, applicants must include the following items in their application package: