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Assistant/Associate/Full Teaching Professor and Program Director in Applied Mathematics

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Position Title Assistant/Associate/Full Teaching Professor and Program Director in Applied Mathematics
Requisition Number FTFR001070
Division/College College of Science
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Tenure Status Non Tenure Track
Posting Date 01/11/2018
Responsibilities

The Department of Mathematics at Northeastern University invites applications for a Non-Tenure Track position of Teaching Professor and Program Director in Applied Mathematics to lead the progress and growth of the Department’s Professional Master’s program in Applied Mathematics to start as early as July of 2018.

The successful applicant will have the knowledge to develop and teach Applied Mathematics and Statistics courses at the Master’s level, and will have the ability and vision to scale the program beyond its current reach. The person in this position reports to the Chair of the Department of Mathematics and works closely with the Dean’s Office in the College of Science in order to partner for efficiencies in marketing and operational direction.

Responsibilities include:
1. Teaching: Teach 4 courses per academic year in the Applied Mathematics program.

2. Program Development: Work on growing the enrollment in the Department’s Professional Master’s program in Applied Mathematics. Work with the Chair of the Department and the Dean’s Office to expand the range of tracks which are offered within the Master’s Degree Program. Work with the Assistant Dean for Graduate Administration on interpreting market needs and translating those needs into scalable programs. Partner with the university’s Professional Advancement Network to assess current and proposed academic offerings to maximize enrollment. Develop stackable components which can be used to serve specialized needs of students outside the program.

3. Program Administration: Hire Part-time Faculty to teach within the program. Work with College of Science Dean’s Office on branding and communications. Collaborate with the Mathematics Department Graduate Administrative Secretary on admissions to Applied Mathematics Programs. Partner with the Mathematics Department Graduate Co-op Coordinator on promoting the Co-op Program in Applied Mathematics and Statistics. Manage the budget of program.

4. Other duties include academic advising, course development, online course conversion, etc.

Qualifications

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field, preferably with a focus on Applied Mathematics, Statistics, or Numerical Analysis.

Teaching experience, initiative, strong communication and teamwork skills are expected.

Qualified candidates should be committed to fostering diverse and inclusive environments as well as to promoting experiential learning, which are central to a Northeastern University education.

Additional Information

Review of applications will begin immediately. Complete applications received by March 1, 2018 will be guaranteed full consideration. Additional applications will be considered until the position is filled.

To apply, please submit the documentation requested on both the mathjobs.org and Northeastern University websites.

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
  4. Teaching Statement
  5. Letter of Recommendation 3
Optional Documents

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