Fixed-term Assistant Professor Positions

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, January 30, 2021
Archive Date: 
Saturday, February 27, 2021
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (visiting and non-tenure)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Michigan State University
City: 
East Lansing
State/Province: 
MI
Zip/Postal: 
48824
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Michigan State University’s Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering (CMSE) invites applications for several Fixed-term Assistant Professor positions with a starting date of Fall 2021. These new positions are currently set to be a 2 course per semester teaching load with the possibility of a reduction to 1 course per semester. Instructional courses taught in CMSE focus on computational modeling and/or data science. Successful candidates will receive training in research-based teaching pedagogy, will have the opportunity to perform research in collaboration with CMSE faculty members, and will be able to participate in a range of additional professional development opportunities.

Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. in any field of mathematics, science, or engineering by August 15, 2021, as well as have substantial experience in computational or data science, which may include the development of numerical algorithms or their application to a particular field of study. Applicants are also expected to be able to program using Python, R, or a sufficiently similar language. In addition, previous teaching experience (either as a TA or instructor) is desired.

Applicants should apply to position #691533 via MSU’s online job application website, http://careers.msu.edu. Required materials include a cover letter summarizing qualifications, a CV, vision statements for teaching and research, and at least three letters of reference.

We will begin reviewing the applications starting from Feb 22, 2021. Nominations or questions are welcome by contacting the search committee chair, Arjun Krishnan, via email at arjun@msu.edu. The positions will start August 2021.

MSU is an affirmative-action, equal opportunity employer.

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, February 27, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Saturday, February 27, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Human Resources
Institution/Company: 
Michigan State University
City: 
East Lansing
State/Province: 
MI
Zip/Postal Code: 
48824
Country: 
United States of America
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
Michigan State University
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Arjun Krishnan
Email: 
arjun@msu.edu