Assistant Professor - Statistics - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

Unfortunately, this job is expired as of 2/25/2016.

To continue in your search through the appropriate job categories, click either Administrative Staff, Higher Education Executives, Faculty, Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants, . You can also utilize "guess-free" keyword search tools with up to eight pre-defined criteria. Search for and Apply to academic postings directly from the site. Post your background either confidentially or overtly. Stand out and be discovered!

Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Within the Department of Mathematics, the Assistant Professor teaches students in a variety of learning environments with activities that provide opportunities for students to achieve course learning objectives; participates collaboratively and professionally with other faculty and staff to promote the general well-being of the department and college; and supports the guiding principles of the university embodied in UVU’s mission.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with terminal, earned degree appropriate to discipline. ABD accepted. Knowledge and skill in current instructional theories, strategies, techniques, and discipline content. Evidence of potential for scholarly/creative work consistent with a teaching university. See preferred qualifications for discipline or program-specific minimum qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a PhD in Statistics or related field required, ABD accepted.
Excellence in teaching required.
Evidence of research/scholarly activities required.
Statistical consulting experience preferred.
Actuarial coursework or experience preferred.


Knowledge of teaching through implementation of appropriate pedagogy, clear presentation and preparation.


Interpersonal, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.

Demonstrates the skills to evaluate student performance.


Ability to communicate verbally and in writing and publish and/or present scholarly research.

Ability to use online learning tools and mechanisms.

Ability to develop, coordinate, manage and foster teamwork among diverse education and training programs.

Ability to function effectively on a variety of committees and assignments that serve the needs of the University.

Ability to interact personally with students and other faculty members in a congenial and productive manner.

Pay Range


Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of three contacts, including one who is familiar with your teaching. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

In your application materials, include
1. Complete course evaluations, including student comments, for three courses you have taught (preferably different courses).
2. A statement on teaching.
3. A statement on scholarship/research.

Keyword Phrases

  • Mathematics
  • Assistant Professor - Statistics
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter