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Jerry P. Becker

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Position Announcement: Ithaca College
Posted: Oct 21, 2013 1:29 PM
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Sent at the request of Aaron Weinberg.
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Assistant Professor - Mathematics

School of Humanities and Sciences

The Mathematics Department at Ithaca College seeks to hire a
tenure-eligible Assistant Professor of Mathematics beginning AY
2014-15 to support departmental and college curricular needs.

Specifically, preference will be given to candidates who have
substantial statistics background, or whose scholarly work is in
undergraduate mathematics or statistics education, or who can help
the department establish strong connections with the STEM disciplines
on campus. The Mathematics Department is dedicated to ensuring
excellent educational opportunities to prepare students for the 21st
century. Candidates should demonstrate the potential for excellence
in teaching and the promise of scholarly activity.

The typical teaching load is 18-20 credit hours per year and includes
service courses as well as courses for majors. Teaching and
developing courses for the college's new Integrative Core Curriculum
will be encouraged. Candidates are expected to develop and implement
a productive research agenda; support is available for research
collaboration between faculty and undergraduates. Service in and
outside the department is also expected.

Qualifications: Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in mathematics, applied
mathematics, mathematics (or statistics) education, statistics, or a
related discipline is strongly preferred. ABD with anticipated
degree completion by August 16 or shortly thereafter will be
considered.

Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 7000
students, offers a learning experience that combines the best of the
liberal arts and professional education. IC 20/20, the college's
strategic plan, positions us to offer a truly distinct integrative
learning experience that allows us to graduate students who are ready
for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age. We
seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a
part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history.

Nestled in the heart of New York State's scenic Finger Lakes region,
Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga
Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small
town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the
thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by
Kiplinger's as one of the top 10 places to live in the U.S. To learn
more about Ithaca College, visit us at http://www.ithaca.edu/.

Ithaca College continually strives to build an inclusive and
welcoming community of individuals, with diverse talents and skills
from a multitude of backgrounds, who are committed to civility,
mutual respect, social justice, and the free and open exchange of
ideas. Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to teach in
ways that value the varied learning needs and interests of a
culturally diverse student population and that reflect a commitment
to encouraging the success of all students. We also seek candidates
who have relevant experience and/or a record of professional
engagement with groups and communities underrepresented in the
academy. Candidates from underrepresented groups whose exclusion from
the academy has been longstanding are strongly encouraged to apply.

Interested individuals should apply online at apply.icjobs.org and
attach the requested documents. Questions about the online
application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at
(607) 274?8000. Review of complete applications will begin
immediately.

To ensure full consideration, complete applications should be
received by November 15, 2013. Interviews will be conducted at the
AMS/MAA meetings in Baltimore in January 2014.

Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community
and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.
Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is
appreciated.

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Jerry P. Becker
Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction
Southern Illinois University
625 Wham Drive
Mail Code 4610
Carbondale, IL 62901-4610
Phone: (618) 453-4241 [O]
(618) 457-8903 [H]
Fax: (618) 453-4244
E-mail: jbecker@siu.edu



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