Assistant Professor in Mathematics

Campus/Location:
Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Date Announced:
10/24/2017
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
75265
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Department:
School of Science

Description

Penn State Behrend invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in mathematics at the assistant professor level to begin August 2018. A Ph.D. in mathematics is required and teaching experience is highly desirable. Applicants must have a strong commitment to undergraduate education and the ability to teach courses across all levels of an undergraduate mathematics curriculum, including an upper-level numerical analysis sequence. Teaching load will average 18-credits per year. The successful candidate is expected to maintain an active research program in the area of applied mathematics and have interests in mentoring undergraduate research students. Penn State Behrend is a four-year undergraduate and graduate college of Penn State with 4,700 students. The School of Science offers B.S. degrees in biology, chemistry, mathematics, mathematics education, nursing, physics, and environmental science. Erie Pennsylvania, a metropolitan area of 280,000 residents, is a major service, tourism, medical, and industrial center on Lake Erie’s Presque Isle Bay and is located two hours from Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Buffalo. The region offers many cultural, sports, and recreational resources, as well as modest living costs and affordable housing. There are five colleges in the Erie area. Upload five documents: cover letter, curriculum vitae, copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts, one page teaching philosophy, and one to two page research statement summarizing your proposed research, including a brief explanation of its suitability for an undergraduate college. In addition, please have three references send their letters of recommendation to Nathan Carter at nrc5069@psu.edu. Questions regarding the position can be directed to Dr. Martin G. Kociolek, Director, School of Science at kociolek@psu.edu. Review of applications will begin December 12, 2018, and continue until the position is filled.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088