Mathematics/Applied Mathematics Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I) - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Metropolitan State University of Denver, is seeking applications for two full-time tenure-track faculty positions in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics beginning August 2016.

This posting will be used to fill two Tenure Track Faculty Positions.


Teach 12 hours of undergraduate mathematical science courses per semester, including evenings and perhaps on-line courses as well as courses in the freshman success program using multimedia and other technologies as needed; advise students; participate in course and program development and in scholarly and professional development activities; perform university and community service; perform other duties as assigned by the Chair; and work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population.

Required Qualifications

Doctorate in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics completed by August 1, 2016.

Preferred Qualifications

The successful candidate will have strong oral and written communication skills.

Experience teaching mathematics at the undergraduate level with evidence of effective teaching.

Knowledge of technology as it applies to mathematics courses.

Evidence of potential for continued scholarly activity, and broad interests in undergraduate education, including mentoring undergraduate research and recruitment and/or retention of students from underrepresented groups.

Special consideration will be given to candidates within the research area of mathematical analysis, pure or applied.

Experience working with and sensitivity to the needs of a diverse urban student population including (but not limited to) students of color, LBGTQIA students, students from low-income backgrounds, first-generation students, students with disabilities, undocumented students, non-traditional students, student veterans, and English-language learners.

Special Instructions to Applicants

In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system,

IMPORTANT: Applicants are required to attach a cover letter and curriculum vitae to the online application. The cover letter should relate the applicant’s expertise to the qualifications listed.

ADDITIONAL APPLICATION MATERIALS REQUIRED: In order for a file to be considered complete and forwarded to the search committee each applicant MUST submit the following:
1) three current letters of recommendation sent to the address below from people who are in a position to know the applicant’s expertise and teaching effectiveness;
2) evidence of effective teaching at the undergraduate level (including a list of all mathematics courses taught and student evaluations if available);
3) a complete description of scholarly activities;
4) copies of graduate transcripts.*

SUBMIT TO: Chair, Search Committee for Mathematics
Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Metropolitan State University of Denver
PO Box 173362, Campus Box 38
Denver, CO 80217-3362
Phone: 303-556-3208 FAX: 303-556-5381

All application materials must be received prior to the position close date, midnight on December 11, 2015. Application materials received after this date will not be considered.

*The selected candidate will be required to provide Official Transcripts from all colleges and universities where degrees were awarded prior to a contract being finalized.

Keyword Phrases

  • MTH - Mathematics
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Mathematics
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter