Washington State University Instructor of Mathematics and Statistics in Pullman, Washington
Summary of Duties
Washington State University, Tri-Cities campus, invites applications for a resident faculty position at the rank of Instructor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in teaching statistics. The successful candidate will be expected to utilize high impact, student centered pedagogical practices in all courses and be informed on current research-based practices in mathematics education used to foster student success.
The division of responsibilities in this mathematics faculty position will be 80% teaching (a respective teaching load of four courses per Fall and Spring semester) and 20% service. Service activities include mentoring undergraduate student research, participation in campus student recruitment, and/or participation in faculty governance committee work.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach undergraduate statistics and probability courses and one basic mathematics course The specific courses will include Basic Mathematics (MATH 100), Introduction to Statistical Methods (STAT 212); Probability and Statistics (MATH 360); Introductory Statistics for Engineers (STAT 370); Statistical Methods in Research (STAT 412)
Meet university service requirements through student mentoring, recruitment activities, and committee memberships
This faculty position is a 9-month, temporary, non-tenure track appointment made initially for one year. The position is available for the start of the Fall 2018 semester. Appointment will begin August 16, 2018 and end May 15, 2019. Position is 1.0 FTE and will be eligible for benefits. Salary is commensurate with training and experience.
Benefits Competitive benefits available hrs.wsu.edu/benefits
Earned doctorate in mathematics or related field involving significant quantitative skills
Record of teaching experience
Expertise in teaching statistics and basic math courses
Experience implementing high impact practices for teaching math courses
Experience with mentoring college students
Posting Detail Information
Special Instructions to Applicants
To apply visit www.wsujobs.com, position number 76668, and upload application materials. Applications must include a letter of application addressing qualifications and any additional requirements, a curriculum vitae, and reference contact information.
Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until sufficient candidates are identified.
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Employee Type: Faculty
Working Title: Instructor of Mathematics and Statistics
Position Number: 76668
College/Area: WSU Tri-Cities
Hiring Unit: College of Arts & Sciences
Department Link: WSU Tri-Cities Office of Academic Affairs College of Arts & Sciences
Work Location: Tri-Cities
Zip Code: 99354
Anticipated Start Date: 08/16/2018
Tenure Track: No
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time
Appointment Status: Temporary
Position Term in Months: 9
Monthly Salary: Salary is commensurate with training and experience.
Background Check: Yes
Type of Recruitment: Open Recruitment
Posting Open Date: 04/16/2018
Screening Begin Date: 04/24/2018
Open Until Filled (overrides close field): Yes
Posting Number: 20152371F