Job Purpose: The Winthrop University Department of Mathematics seeks a 9-month, full-time, non-tenure track appointment with the option of summer employment if funds are available. Salary is dependent upon qualifications.
Teach undergraduate courses in mathematics or as part of the General Education Program to include both pure and applied mathematics
Teach undergraduate courses in mathematics to future educators
Participate in professional service activities for the department, college, and university
Contribute to the creative and intellectual atmosphere of the department and university
Background Check: Winthrop University is committed to providing a safe campus community. Winthrop conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.
About Winthrop University: Founded in 1886 and located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, Winthrop University offers its 6,000-plus undergraduate and graduate students an educational experience that blends liberal arts, professional programs, global awareness, and civic engagement. In its degree-granting Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Education, and Visual and Performing Arts, Winthrop embraces only those programs and activities that can be delivered at an exemplary level. Winthrop is well known for its inclusive and supportive campus environment, with University College supporting programs in both academic and student affairs. Winthrop University is achieving national stature as a competitive and distinctive co-educational, public, residential, comprehensive, values-oriented institution. The values of service, excellence, diversity, community, and leadership provide the foundation for the University’s continuing development and shape Winthrop’s continuing success. Numerous national accolades reflect the sustained high quality and value of the Winthrop Experience, including the most recent U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of Winthrop as one of the top-10 public comprehensive universities in the South. Winthrop is an active member of the Rock Hill community and is recognized as a key component of the region’s economic resurgence. Approximately 20 minutes from Charlotte, North Carolina, Winthrop has direct access to and is engaged in a broad and expansive regional arts and business community. Winthrop’s beautiful campus encompasses a rich architectural blend of neo-Georgian buildings and is included in the National Register of Historic Places. The attractive recreational and research complex area that surrounds Winthrop Lake is home to Winthrop’s 18 Division I men’s and women’s sports.
A master’s degree or higher with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in the mathematics discipline
Documented evidence of teaching excellence and strong commitment to student learning and development
Instructional experience using technology (e.g., statistical packages, computer algebra systems, or graphing calculators)
Master’s degree or higher in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, or Mathematics Education
Previous teaching experience at the university level
Experience teaching mathematics to future educators
Applicants should submit the following items by November 15, 2017:
A letter of application expressing interest and qualifications;
A current curriculum vitae or resume;
Three professional letters of reference;
Transcripts documenting terminal degree and supporting coursework;
Documentation of teaching excellence; e.g., teaching evaluations, awards, commendations, etc.;
Any additional documentation supporting the candidate’s qualifications.
Please address questions to Dr. Trent Kull, Search Committee Chair (email@example.com).
Winthrop University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group of individuals on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, or veteran status. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Winthrop is a public, comprehensive university that is committed to be among the very best institutions of its kind in the nation. Through an educational experience that blends liberal arts, professional programs, global awareness and civic engagement, Winthrop helps students develop the knowledge, skills, and values that enrich their lives and prepare them for all the future holds.