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Assistant Professor of Mathematics

The Muskingum University Department of Mathematics and Computer Science is seeking candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting August 2023. The successful candidate will provide effective and engaging instruction to an undergraduate population at both the introductory and advanced levels and will join departmental colleagues in innovative curriculum development.    Other expectations include a dedication to continuous improvement of undergraduate teaching, a commitment to connect all students to their future mathematical education goals, a capacity for impactful research, and the ability to contribute leadership and service for departmental initiatives.

Qualified candidates will have completed a doctorate in Mathematics, Statistics, or a closely related area of the Mathematical Sciences with a record of successful teaching at the university level.  Teaching assignments will span a range of courses, and expertise in statistics, data analysis, or information systems is especially valuable in meeting goals for curriculum development.  Additional qualifications are readiness to work collaboratively with campus and community partners to facilitate student learning opportunities in professional settings in the mathematical sciences.

Muskingum is a comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts tradition located just seventy miles east of Columbus, Ohio, in the village of New Concord.  The university’s total undergraduate, graduate, and adult-learner student population is approximately 2,500. 


Applications must include a letter of interest that addresses the skills and competencies stated in this posting, a CV, a statement of teaching philosophy and research plans, unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and a list of three professional references.  The list of references should include each reference’s email address, phone number, and a brief description of your relationship to the reference.  Application materials should be sent by email to or faxed to 740-826-6131.  Please include the position title in the subject line of your correspondence.   

Questions may be directed to Dr. Rich Daquila, Chair, Department of Math and Computer Science at  Review of applications will begin on December 19, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled.  Appointment to this position is conditional upon successful completion of a background check through the University’s background check agency.  

The university actively seeks out and welcomes faculty and staff who are committed to excellence in teaching and student learning, thrive in a collaborative environment of scholars, embrace experiential learning, consider the engagement of diverse communities in the educational experience, and desire to mentor a multicultural student population.  As an equal opportunity employer, Muskingum welcomes applications from individuals from populations that have been historically underrepresented in the academy and/or have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds.

Muskingum University does not discriminate in its employment or educational programs or activities.  Please visit to review the university’s official non-discrimination statement.

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