College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Missouri--Kansas City seeks applicants for a one-semester Visiting Assistant Professor position for Spring 2020. Responsibilities will include teaching four math or stat courses in Spring 2020 (or equivalent credit hour load)--- especially courses for STEM majors such as regression analysis, differential equations, and the calculus sequence---as well as contributing to departmental service.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in mathematics, statistics, or a related field by December 2019. Candidates must have excellent communication skills, and teaching experience demonstrating strong potential for excellent teaching at UMKC. Potential for excellent teaching in a wide variety of courses at all undergraduate levels will be valued.
Full Time/Part Time
This is 1.00 FTE for Spring semester only without benefit.
Application due date is Nov. 30 th 2019
Applications must be submitted online. Please submit a cover letter, a CV, and a statement on teaching philosophy/practice. Other evidence of teaching effectiveness can contribute to a strong application. In addition, please arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent directly to Dr. Kamel Rekab, firstname.lastname@example.org .
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