Assistant Professor (Statistics, Operations Research or Applied Mathematics)
United States Naval Academy
Location: Annapolis, Maryland
Required Education: Doctorate/Professional
Higher Education Institution
Internal Number: MATH-21-22-2
The Mathematics Department at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, invites applications for tenure-track positions in Statistics, Operations Research or Applied Mathematics with a Data Science expertise to begin in the fall semester of 2022. Preference is at the Assistant Professor level, but candidates with appropriate experience will be considered at a higher rank. The position involves:
Teaching approximately 9-10 contact hours per semester with small section sizes (10-25 students) and 2-4 preparations per academic year.
Teaching and participating in the development of our new core course in Data Science.
Participating in the development of the curriculum of the Academy’s new Data Science major.
Conducting and publishing peer-reviewed research.
Mentoring undergraduate research projects.
Providing service to the institution and department consistent with standards in the academic profession.
The Mathematics Department is the largest department at the Academy, with 40 civilians with PhD’s and 22 military officers with advanced degrees. The department offers majors in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, and Mathematics with Economics. Faculty members receive full federal government service benefits. Additional information about the department and the United States Naval Academy is available at www.usna.edu/MathDept/index.php.
This is a full-time, 10-month federal excepted service position with a three year initial academic appointment. Salary for this position will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
For more information and how to apply visit: https://www.usna.edu/HRO/jobinfo/Tenure-track-MATH-AY22.php
As the undergraduate college of our country’s naval service, the Naval Academy prepares young men and women to become professional officers of competence, character, and compassion in the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps. Naval Academy students are midshipmen on active duty in the U.S. Navy. They attend the Academy for four years, graduating with Bachelor of Science degrees and then commissioning as Ensigns in the Navy or Second Lieutenants in the Marine Corps.The Naval Academy's active duty workforce is supplemented by Department of the Navy civilians who also serve our nation – as professors, coaches, instructors, information technology professionals, finance specialists, administrators, and other support roles typically found at a college or university. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to the moral, mental, and physical development of midshipmen and we seek higher education professionals who can model the Navy's core values of honor, courage, and commitment.
Civilian employees enjoy the intrinsic rewards which result from being a part of the mission of the Naval Academy, along with other benefits associated with Federal employment. We invite applications from all segments of so...ciety to provide the Brigade of Midshipmen with the best educational experience possible and to graduate leaders to serve our nation.