Associate Professor - Statistics - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah


United States
(JPF01214)

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Detailed Job Description

Within the College of Science/Health, the Assistant Professor – Mathematics will teach a variety of learning environments and activities that provide opportunities for students to develop to their fullest potential and achieve their learning objectives; participate collaboratively and professionally with other faculty and staff to promote the general well-being of the department and college/school, and collective individual interest of its staff and student body; support and seek always to fulfill the guiding concepts of the university which are embodied in UVU’s mission.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a doctorate degree in Mathematics or Statistics is required. Must have experience assessing student learning capabilities and learning styles and understand how to develop curriculum of assigned courses.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge

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

Knowledge

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

Skills

Interpersonal, problem-solving, and decision-making skills. Demonstrates the skills to evaluate student performance.

Abilities

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

DOQ

Special Instructions to Applicants

The Department of Mathematics at Utah Valley University invites qualified individuals to apply for a tenure-track position as an assistant professor of statistics starting August 2014. Duties include teaching lower-and upper- division statistics courses as well as mathematics courses as required. The teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester. Applicants should have an engaging and effective teaching style and should also pursue scholarly activities. Candidates must have a doctoral degree in statistics by August, 2014. In addition to serving on committees in the department and the university, the candidate will serve as a consulting statistician at the Office of Academic Research Support in order to facilitate statistical data analysis for other professors and students in the university. The main campus of Utah Valley University is located in Orem. It is a rapidly growing institution which primarily emphasizes undergraduate education. The application material should include a current CV, a statement of teaching and scholarship, three letters of recommendation and recent transcripts. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply for the position via the UVU website (www.uvu.jobs). Review of applications will begin February 1, 2014.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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