Department Chair & Professor
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Job no: 499496
Location: Oxford, OH
Work type: Faculty
Status: Full Time
Job Title: Department Chair & Professor
Department Chair and Full Professor to be the academic and administrative leader and to manage the work of the Department of Mathematics. Position begins July 1, 2022. Responsibilities include budgeting, staffing, scheduling, supervising, and mentoring; enhancing the academic program; supporting research; overseeing curriculum, facilities, alumni outreach; helping to elaborate and implement a vision for the department and the department’s future directions; recruiting faculty and students; providing guidance and evaluation for promotion and tenure and departmental fiscal management; leading the faculty to achieve professional and departmental goals; working with staff, students, and other constituents; teaching and performing research duties as appropriate.
The Department of Mathematics at Miami University offers undergraduate degrees in Mathematics and Mathematics and Statistics (joint with Department of Statistics), and a MS in Mathematics and a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) at the graduate level. There are usually between 200 and 250 undergraduate majors and approximately 20 master’s students at any time, and about 30 faculty members.
- A doctorate in mathematics or a closely related field and must hold the rank of full professor or be qualified for tenure and appointment to the rank of full professor at the time of appointment. They should have an outstanding portfolio of scholarship evidenced by a strong record of publication and related funding, as well as a clear and demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching and mentoring of students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Just as important, candidates should be able to demonstrate success as an effective, inspiring, and collegial academic leader.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and a one-page diversity statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service. The Dean’s Office will request letters of recommendation from references listed in the application. Reference letters should include information on teaching, research, and leadership ability. Inquiries may be directed to Kris Zomchek, Director of Personnel, Planning and Operations, College of Arts and Science at email@example.com.
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Date to Begin Screening Applicants:
Screening of applications will begin December 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.
A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.
For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact ADAFacultyStaff@Miamioh.edu or (513) 529-3560.
Advertised: 17 Nov 2021 Eastern Standard Time