Requisition Number: 5422BR
School/Department: Mathematics - School of Mathematical Science
College : College of Science
Faculty Rank : Lecturer
Tenure Status: Non-Tenure-Track
Anticipated Start Date: Aug 2021
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DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION:
The School of Mathematical Sciences (SMS) at the Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications for one or more non-tenure track full time Lecturer faculty positions starting in August 2021. Lecturers are responsible for teaching and expected to have a strong commitment to and proven ability to teach a full range of undergraduate courses, which include, but are not limited to, calculus, differential equations, linear algebra, and probability. The professional duties will include instruction, office hours, and attending college and school faculty meetings.
We are seeking an individual who has the ability and interest in contributing to a community committed to student centeredness; professional development and scholarship; integrity and ethics; respect, diversity and pluralism; innovation and flexibility; and teamwork and collaboration. We are seeking individuals who are committed to RIT’s core values, honor code, and statement of diversity.
The College/ Department: The School of Mathematical Sciences (SMS) is one of six academic units in RIT’s College of Science, which also houses the Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, the Integrated Sciences Academy, the School of Chemistry and Materials Science, the School of Physics and Astronomy, and the Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences. The SMS promotes research in mathematical and statistical sciences and is the home of 74 faculty members, four administrative staff members, three undergraduate programs (Applied Mathematics, Computational Mathematics, and Applied Statistics and Actuarial Science), two MS programs (Applied and Computational Mathematics, and Applied Statistics) and a Ph.D. program in Mathematical Modeling. The SMS offers the required mathematics and statistics courses for students from all RIT programs.
ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY:
Founded in 1829, Rochester Institute of Technology is a diverse and collaborative community of engaged, socially conscious, and intellectually curious minds. Through creativity and innovation, and an intentional blending of technology, the arts and design, we provide exceptional individuals with a wide range of academic opportunities, including a leading research program and an internationally recognized education for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. Beyond our main campus in Rochester, New York, RIT has international campuses in China, Croatia, Dubai, and Kosovo. And with more than 19,000 students and more than 125,000 graduates from all 50 states and over 100 nations, RIT is driving progress in industries and communities around the world. Find out more at www.rit.edu.
REQUIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
PhD. in mathematics, applied mathematics or mathematical sciences with one or more years of demonstrated excellence in teaching university-level mathematics courses in an English speaking environment.
MS in mathematics, applied mathematics, or mathematical sciences with 4 or more years of demonstrated excellence in teaching university-level mathematics courses in an English speaking environment.
HOW TO APPLY:
In order to be considered for this position, go to http://careers.rit.edu/faculty. Search 5422BR.
Please submit: your online application, curriculum vitae, cover letter addressing the listed qualifications and upload the following attachments:
- List of three references and their contact information
- Statement of Diversity Contribution
- Statement of Teaching
Applications received by February 15, 2021 will receive full consideration.
The hiring process for this position may require a criminal background check and/or motor vehicle records check. Any verbal or written offer made is contingent on satisfactory results, as determined by Human Resources. RIT does not discriminate. RIT promotes and values diversity, pluralism and inclusion in the work place. RIT provides equal opportunity to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, age, marital status, sex, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, veteran status or disability in its hiring, admissions, educational programs and activities. RIT provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities under the Rehabilitation Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the New York Human Rights Law, or similar applicable law. If you need reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to your application for employment at RIT, please contact the Human Resources office at 585-475-2424 or email your request to Careers@rit.edu.