Tenure-Track Faculty Position - Mathematical Sciences

Florida Institute of Technology

Melbourne, FL

ID: 7090245
Posted: December 6, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Department of Mathematical Sciences at Florida Institute of Technology invites applications for multiple open rank tenured/tenure-track faculty positions to start in August 2022.
Department of Mathematical Sciences at Florida Institute of Technology invites applications for multiple open rank tenured/tenure-track faculty positions to start in August 2022. Applications in all areas of mathematics including applied mathematics, scientific computing, dynamical systems are welcome. Candidates are expected to show outstanding promise in research, as well as strong interest and ability in teaching a diverse student body.

Department of Mathematical Sciences is a part of the College of Engineering and Science – Florida Tech’s largest college. Applicants with the ability to collaborate across disciplinary boundaries and secure research funding from diverse sources are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities:

Develop a research program with international stature and scholary recognition through publications and other modes of disseminating ideas.

Develop a robust portfolio of externally funded support for research and training.

Supervise and mentor undergraduate and graduate students.

Teach three single-semester courses per year, usually at the upper-division and graduate levels. Develop and deliver course materials to undergraduate and graduate students in traditional, hybrid, and online platforms demonstrating teaching excellence and high-impact scholarship.

Contribute both institutionally and professionally through active service.

Qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. degree in mathematics or a related area by the start of the appointment. Applicants should demonstrate accomplishments in research, potential to attract external funding, and strong commitment to excellence in teaching, service, and mentorship at the undergraduate and graduate level. We are interested in applicants who can establish interdisciplinary collaborations and industry connections through their research program. Having a post-doctoral and/or funded research experience is a plus.

To apply, please submit the following materials:

• Cover Letter

• Curriculum Vita

• Research Statement addressing research accomplishments and future research plans in aspects of interdisciplinary nature and potential to attract external funding

• Teaching Statement addressing teaching and mentoring experiences, philosophy and innovation

• Three letters of recommendation highlighting research and teaching experiences

Review of applications will begin December 16th, 2021, and continue until the positions are filled.

Florida Tech is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building and sustaining diversity and equality to all employees and perspective employees, regardless of their race, sex, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Official transcripts of all collegiate work must be sent directly from the attended institution to the Human Resources Office prior to the first day of employment. All international degrees must have a course-by-course official evaluation and translation sent to the Human Resources Office directly from an evaluation company affiliated with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES).

Equal opportunity

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Americans with Disabilities Act

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