Faculty, Assistant Professor, Statistics - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

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

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation with a doctorate from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service. Normally will have produced creative work, professional writing or research in refereed and other professional journals. Must have experience assessing student learning capabilities and learning styles and understand how to develop curriculum of assigned courses.

Preferred Qualifications

PhD in Statistics by August 2015
Excellence in teaching
Evidence of research/scholarly activities
Statistical consulting experience
Actuarial coursework or experience


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

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 scholarship/research.
3. The names of three references, including one who is familiar with your teaching.

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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
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