Assistant/Associate Professor - Department of Mathematics
Mississippi College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position in Mathematics beginning in August 2021. A successful candidate is expected to hold a doctorate in Mathematics with demonstrated instructional skills who is eager to join an outstanding department to provide high quality service to its students. Applicants will be expected to develop content and teach in the university’s online program and to serve as a resource person for part-time instructors assigned to other service coursework in Mathematics. Experience in using technology including online homework is expected. Teaching responsibilities include approximately 12 hours per week of instruction, plus office hours for student counseling and contact. In addition to teaching responsibilities, this position requires involvement in departmental and campus-wide committees.
Founded in 1826, Mississippi College is a private, comprehensive, Christian university affiliated with the Mississippi Baptist Convention. With more than 80 undergraduate majors, over 50 graduate areas of study, a doctor of jurisprudence, a doctor of education leadership degree and a doctor of professional counseling degree. Mississippi College values its reputation for academic excellence and its commitment to the integration of faith and learning. The campus is located in Clinton, Mississippi, voted the state’s Most Livable City and home to Mississippi’s #1 public school system. The Mathematics Department offers undergraduate majors in mathematics and in mathematics with a concentration in Secondary Education. Also, the Department maintains a Master’s program offering the M.S. and the M.Ed.
To apply for the position, an applicant should send a Mississippi College faculty application as well as a letter emphasizing general teaching qualifications. Additional documentation of teaching effectiveness may be included with the application. A Mississippi College faculty application can be found on this website.
Applications may be submitted electronically by sending an email with attachments to email@example.com or via USPS to: Search Committee, Mathematics Department, Box 4025, Clinton, MS39058.
Applications are currently being accepted and will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.