Join Our Team! Faculty Position in Mathematics – Franklin Pierce University – Academic Year 24-25
Are you passionate about shaping the future of students and contributing to academic excellence? Franklin Pierce University, located in the scenic town of Rindge within Southwestern NH, invites applications for a dynamic faculty position in Mathematics within the College of Health and Natural Sciences. This is an exciting opportunity to become a part of a vibrant academic community committed to fostering knowledge, innovation, and student success.
Position: Assistant or Associate Professor in Mathematics
Job type: Fulltime – 9 Month Contract paid over a 12-month period
About Franklin Pierce University:
Since its establishment in 1962, Franklin Pierce University has been a catalyst for the academic success and personal growth of numerous undergraduate and graduate students. Rooted in a robust liberal education foundation, we provide majors and programs that cultivate vital professional skills, foster close relationships among students, faculty, and staff, and offer personalized, financially accessible academic opportunities that empower our students to realize their full potential.
Our impact extends across a diverse range of learners, including residential undergraduates, online students, and full-time graduate students, through our primary campus in Rindge, NH and additional online and graduate centers in Manchester and Lebanon, NH, Austin, TX and Goodyear, AZ. As we uphold our commitment to excellence, we continually explore innovative models and programs that build upon our rich legacy, guiding students to expand their knowledge, pursue their passions, and graduate as capable, engaged leaders.
At Franklin Pierce University, we hold firm in our belief that establishing a lasting legacy involves supporting and preparing students to thrive as leaders and contributing members of society. To achieve this mission, we recognize the importance of fostering a diverse community comprised of exceptional individuals from various backgrounds, all dedicated to advancing our shared goals.
The College of Health and Natural Sciences (CHNS) at Franklin Pierce University, Rindge, NH, seeks applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor of Mathematics, commencing Fall 2024. The mathematics program at Franklin Pierce University offers a minor in Mathematical Modeling, in addition to undergraduate service courses for programs across the University, including a one-course General Education requirement. This program is searching for an energetic, team-oriented candidate who can collaborate with other disciplines in making sure our mathematics offerings meet the needs of their programs and students. The normal teaching load each semester is 12 credits, most courses being 3-credit classes.
The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree in Mathematics or closely related discipline. The incumbent will be responsible for maintaining/developing the mathematics curriculum and for coordinating the Mathematical Modeling minor. To that end, we are interested in qualified candidates who can continue to build connections among the three Colleges at FPU: CHNS, the College of Business, and the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. All full-time members of the faculty are expected to contribute to College and University events and activities. The candidate will also demonstrate teaching effectiveness at the college level and exhibit a strong commitment to undergraduate education, learning, and advising. All faculty members are expected to engage in institutional service as well as to maintain a program of scholarly/creative work.
The successful candidate should:
Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field (must have PhD by the time of appointment)
A solid track record of research and of teaching undergraduate mathematics courses.
Suitably experienced candidates may be considered for an appointment at the Associate level.
Experience teaching statistics and data science is desirable, but not required.
Recognizes that Mathematics is a gateway, not a barrier.
Application Process: Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae/resume, teaching philosophy, and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin on January 17th, and the position will remain open until filled. We will give preference to those who apply before February 1st. The successful candidate will begin in Fall 2024.
As an advocate of Equal Opportunity Employment, Franklin Pierce University values the contributions of a diverse community and actively encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, pregnancy, age, disability, gender identity and expression, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
If you encounter challenges submitting an application due to incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please reach out to us at email@example.com or 603-899-4075. Our commitment is to promptly address your request for disability assistance and ensure an inclusive application process.
At Franklin Pierce University, we take pride in providing a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to support the well-being and security of our valued employees. Here are some highlights of the benefits you can enjoy as part of the Franklin Pierce community:
Health and Wellness: Access to medical, dental, and vision coverage for you and your family, ensuring comprehensive health care.
Life Insurance: Secure the future for yourself and your family with employer-paid Life Insurance coverage at 2x your salary.
Disability Coverage: We cover both short-term and long-term disability, providing financial protection in unforeseen circumstances.
Retirement Planning: Contribute to your retirement with our 403(b) plan, with immediate 100% vesting. Franklin Pierce University also makes contributions to support your long-term financial goals upon one year of employment or if qualified with prior higher education employment.
Educational Benefits: Invest in your growth and development with our tuition benefits, allowing you and your qualifying family members to pursue undergraduate and graduate programs.
Additional Perks: Enjoy various perks, including pet insurance, accident insurance, critical illness coverage, travel discounts, local business discounts, and more!
As part of our commitment to supporting faculty, we offer additional benefits, including paid parental leave, the option for on-campus housing in your initial year, and potential for relocation assistance.
Explore additional details about Franklin Pierce University’s vibrant community and the enchanting Monadnock Region through the following resources:
Delve into our campus life and stories with e-versions of our Campus Magazine, Pierce.https://www.franklinpierce.edu/alumni/news/pierce-magazine/index.html
Discover the unique features and attractions of the Monadnock Region through the Thrive Guide. https://issuu.com/yankeemagazine/docs/monadnock_thrive_guide_2023_2024
These resources offer valuable insights into the rich experiences awaiting you at Franklin Pierce University and the surrounding community. Come join us in shaping the future of education at Franklin Pierce!
As an Equal Opportunity employer, Franklin Pierce recognizes the impact of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, backgrounds and perspectives. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, pregnancy, age, disability gender identity and expression, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.
If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 603-899-4075. We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.
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