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Earned doctorate (or expected by August 2021) in mathematics or a related field with a minimum of 18 graduate hours of mathematics coursework.
Clear agenda for continuing scholarship.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Experience in (or documented potential for): Educating students of varied mathematical backgrounds; pursuing and using proven pedagogical strategies in the classroom.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Teaching undergraduate courses supporting the major and the quantitative literacy goal in general education, as well as teaching graduate courses in mathematics and/or statistics at the master's level. The standard teaching load is 18 hours per academic year for research-active faculty, and may include teaching online.
Establishing and maintaining an active program of research or other scholarly activities.
Participating in service activities, which may include advising and mentoring students, developing curricula, planning and assessment, and other activities needed for faculty governance at the department, college, and university levels.
As a part of the COVID-19 response, Appalachian State University is employing flexible teaching formats to address academic needs and to comply with local, state and federal public health regulations or orders. Your deans retain the discretion to assign or reassign you to teach in either online or in-person formats during or after the COVID-19 pandemic, as necessary.
Experience in (or documented potential for):
Teaching undergraduate and master's level courses in differential equations, mathematical modeling, numerical methods, and/or operations research.
Mentoring undergraduate and master's level student research projects.
Building an equitable, diverse, and inclusive scholarly environment in teaching, mentoring, research, and/or service.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.