Detailed Job Description
The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Bentley University - an independent, private business university located in suburban Boston - is seeking to fill a full time tenure track Assistant Position in Applied Statistics or closely related field beginning in Fall 2016. In exceptional circumstances, the department will consider applications from highly qualified Associate or Full Professors where there is a particular fit with the needs and direction of the department.
Additional Description of Duties:
In addition to undergraduate degrees in mathematical sciences and actuarial science, the department offers an MS in Business Analytics and participates in the PhD program in Business. By providing teaching and research leadership at all levels of the curriculum, the department is part of a dynamic and expanding arts and sciences program that works closely with the business disciplines. Candidates are encouraged to learn more about our department by visiting http://www.bentley.edu/mathematics/.
Candidates must have completed a doctoral degree in applied statistics or a related field prior to the start of employment. Individuals with research interests that lend themselves to interdisciplinary research and curriculum initiatives in areas compatible with the interests of current department members are especially encouraged to apply. Excellence in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses as well as strong research potential is essential.
Salary, benefits, and teaching load are competitive.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Candidates should send a cover letter, current curriculum vita, statements addressing research and teaching interests. In your cover letters, please indicate how your research interests could integrate with those of the department.
You will be prompted during the application to enter reference information. References will be contacted to confidentially upload letters of recommendation. Please ensure at least one of your references addresses your teaching abilities.
For best consideration, all materials should be received by Tuesday, December 1, 2015. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Contact Professor Sam Woolford, Search Committee Chair, Mathematical Sciences at firstname.lastname@example.org and copy Angela Middleton, email@example.com if you are interested in learning more about the position.
Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.
Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.