Job Description Summary
The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Bentley University- private business-oriented university located in suburban Boston—invites applications for at least one tenure track position beginning Fall 2020. We seek candidates to add to our strengths in applied statistics, applied mathematics, data science and machine learning. Candidates with the ability and willingness to teach in more than one of these areas at both the undergraduate and graduate levels are especially attractive. Applications for both junior and senior positions are welcomed. The rank and salary will be commensurate with experience.
The Mathematical Sciences Department offers undergraduate degrees in mathematical sciences, actuarial sciences, and data analytics and an MS in Business Analytics, and it is involved in the PhD program in Business, both in teaching and in doctoral student supervision. We value collaboration with faculty in other departments and have a particularly strong record of cross-disciplinary scholarship. Candidates are encouraged to learn more about our department by visiting http://www.bentley.edu/mathematics/.
Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Statistics, Mathematics, or a closely related discipline. Criteria for selection include: (a) Evidence of excellent teaching ability, and (b) High quality research skills and experience.
Candidates who possess organizational skills to foster and build academic programs consistent with the department’s mission, strong communication skills for building research partnerships, and ability and willingness to supervise graduate student research and participate in activities related to our graduate programs are encouraged to apply.
Applied experience in academic or nonacademic spheres is highly desirable.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Candidates should submit a cover letter (candidates should indicate how their research interests and expertise could integrate with the department’s mission), current curriculum vita, research statement, teaching statement, and arrange for three letters of recommendation, at least one of which should address teaching. Names and contact information for three references are required upon application. Bentley will contact these confidential references for those candidates moving forward in the process. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled .
Please submit your application here: https://bentley.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/faculty/job/Bentley-Campus/Tenure-Track-Open-Rank-Mathematical-Sciences_R0000318
Bentley University requires references checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.
Bentley University strives to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community.
Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity. The University is committed to building a community of talented students, faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of global business. We strongly encourage applications from persons from underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, covered veterans and those with diverse experiences and backgrounds.