Mathematics And Statistics Adjunct Instructors

Seattle Pacific University Seattle , WA 98113

Posted 2 weeks ago

About Seattle Pacific University:

Founded in 1891, Seattle Pacific University has a long and distinguished history in Christian higher education. Its comprehensive academic programs serve more than 4,100 undergraduate and graduate students.

Located just minutes from downtown Seattle, SPU seeks to be a premier Christian University fully committed to engaging the culture and changing the world by graduating people of competence and character, becoming people of wisdom, and modeling grace-filled community. Seattle Pacific University seeks applicants committed to its Christian mission. Due to our mission of cultural engagement, SPU is committed to building an excellent and diverse teaching faculty. Women and persons of color are particularly encouraged to apply.

About the Department of Mathematics: The Mathematics department at Seattle Pacific University offers a BA in Mathematics, BS degrees in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics and supports a mathematics concentration for prospective elementary teachers.

Our students go on to teaching, graduate studies, and work in business and industry. Math majors complete a research project under faculty mentorship and joint research with undergraduates is encouraged. The department services programs in science and engineering and has a role in the general education program of the University.

Job Description:

Adjunct faculty position in mathematics or statistics: teaching courses, grading, and holding office hours.

Requirements:

  • Masters or Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, or related field.

  • Agreement with the Seattle Pacific University Statement of Faith and Mission.

Application Instructions:

The pool of applications at this site will be accessed periodically as specific needs arise in mathematics and statistics. The online application includes an official SPU application form, a faith statement of approximately one page, a curriculum vitae, and other supporting documents.

All inquiries should be addressed to:

Dr. Brian Gill, Chair

Department of Mathematics

Seattle Pacific University

3307 Third Avenue West

Seattle, WA 98119

206-281-2954

bgill@spu.edu



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