MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR [#C14-034]
The Department of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning Fall 2014. The department consists of 31 full-time faculty members offering undergraduate and Master’s degrees Mathematics, Statistics, and Mathematics Education. This position is specifically in the mathematics area. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.
- Earned doctorate in mathematics (from a regionally accredited institution or international equivalent) by the time of appointment;
- Demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching;
- One year full-time teaching at the college level by the time of appointment;
- Show evidence of a viable research program; and,
- Commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities.
Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate excellence in teaching at the college level and have research interests that are compatible with those of current faculty in the mathematics area, or a particularly strong research program in another branch of mathematics.
The University: CCSU is one of four state universities with the Board of Regents for Higher Education Connecticut State Colleges & Universities. Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose. CCSU’s motto is more than a slogan; it articulates the University’s commitment to students: “Start with a dream. Finish with a future.” The Princeton Review selected CCSU as one of "The Best Northeastern Colleges." CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates. CCSU is richly diverse: more than 20 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage. Visit our web site at http://www.ccsu.edu/.
The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital in Hartford. New Britain is home to the nationally recognized New Britain Museum of American Art and offers a range of cultural opportunities, including the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, the New Britain Rock Cats (Double A professional baseball), two theatres, and an extensive park system. The University is approximately two hours (by car) from both Boston and New York City.
Application & Appointment: For full consideration, applications must be received by January 15, 2014. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. To begin the application process, click on the Apply Now button and submit the following in one single file:
- Letter of interest addressing all required qualifications for the position;
- Current curriculum vitae, including the names of three current professional references with mail and email addresses, and phone numbers.
- One document containing: 1) statement of teaching philosophy, which addresses your commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities; and, 2) statement of research interest; and,
- Unofficial transcripts.
- For ABD candidates, include a letter from thesis advisor stating anticipated date of completion.
Please redact any personally identifiable information (e.g., Social Security Number) on any documents submitted.
Three letters of recommendation, at least one of which must address applicant's teaching, must be submitted (preferably) to www.mathjobs.org OR by regular mail to: Dr. Frederic Latour, Search Committee Chair, Mathematical Sciences Dept., Central Connecticut State University, 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain CT, 06050.
For more information, contact Dr. Latour at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CCSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Members of all underrepresented groups, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are invited and encouraged to apply.