Position Overview: The Department of Mathematics at Merrimack College invites applications for an open-ended fulltime, non-tenure-track position in mathematics at the rank of Assistant Instructional Professor starting August 2021. Responsibilities include teaching four courses per semester (16 contact hours) and holding four scheduled office hours per week. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to teach students from a variety of disciplines, including majors in Engineering, Health Sciences, Education, Business, and the Liberal Arts. Teaching with innovative pedagogies is encouraged.
Requirements for the position include:
- A Master’s degree or higher in mathematics, statistics, mathematics education, or a related field, and
- demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college level.
Also desired are:
- ability to use technology effectively in the classroom;
- demonstrated interest in and experience with innovative pedagogies; and
- experience with diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives in STEM and beyond.
Merrimack College is committed to building a culturally and racially diverse community, based on the values of diversity, equity and inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented groups. Candidates should describe in their application previous experience related to equity, diversity, and inclusion, as well as how they will engage in fostering a culture that values diversity and inclusive excellence at Merrimack College.
To Apply: Applications should be submitted electronically through mathjobs.org. Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation that address your teaching. Review of applications will start on March 31, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.
About Merrimack: The only Catholic, Augustinian college in New England, Merrimack College is an independent, coeducational institution with more than 5,000 undergraduates and graduate students from 34 states and 36 countries, and comprises schools of liberal arts, science and engineering, health sciences, education and social policy, and business. The college’s 220-acre campus is approximately 25 miles north of Boston in North Andover and Andover, Mass. Merrimack is a Master’s Colleges & Universities/Medium Programs institution in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Merrimack recently placed 21st in the nation for “Colleges That Add the Most Value” in Money’s special Best Colleges report and was ranked as one of the top 10 colleges in the northern United States for the fourth year in a row — and the only regional college judged “up and coming” by higher education leadership in the northern United States, according to U.S. News.
This position is subject to the successful completion of a criminal background check.
Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Closing Date: 5/10/21
Position Code: 0119