Assistant Professor, Mathematics
The Mathematics Department at Seattle University invites applications for one tenure-track Assistant Professor position with expertise in data science beginning September 2023. We are looking for candidates to be part of a core team of faculty growing our newly designed interdisciplinary MS in Data Science program, launched in the Fall of 2021.
Successful candidates will be responsible for teaching data science courses at both the masters and undergraduate levels; maintaining an active research program; supervising masters and undergraduate students in research projects; engaging in professional, university, and department service activities; and demonstrate a genuine desire to contribute to the mission of Seattle University.
Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree in data science, statistics, biostatistics or closely related field, earned prior to employment commencement in Fall 2023; demonstrated experience with applications of data science; demonstrated excellence in teaching; and a commitment to the mission of Seattle University.
Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to those who show promise of being able to support a data science program that will be a leader in the ethical application of data science.
Compensation at a Glance:
Salary Range: $80,000 - $85,000
Seattle University has provided a compensation range that represents its good
faith estimate of what the University may pay for the position at the time of
posting. The salary offered to the selected candidate will be determined based
on factors such as the qualifications of the selected candidate, departmental
budget availability, internal salary equity considerations, and available
market information, and not based on a candidate’s gender or any other
Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your
paycheck. Seattle University provides generous leave, health plans, and
retirement contributions that add to your total compensation package.
Benefits at a Glance
Consistent with its fundamental Jesuit values, Seattle University offers a wide
range of benefits designed to care for the whole person. Choose from three
different medical plans, a dental, and vision insurance programs. Protect your
income with life, short & long-term disability coverage. Plan for your
future with up to a 10% employer contribution for retirement benefits,
comprised of a 5% nonelective employer contribution and an additional
dollar-for-dollar match of your voluntary contributions up to a maximum of 5%.
You may also take advantage of 100% paid tuition benefits for the employee and
dependents, a subsidized transportation benefit, a wellness program with free
access to an onsite fitness facility, and a wide variety of campus events.
Enjoy a generous holiday schedule, including a paid Holiday break closure in
December, and paid sick leave. For more information explore the Benefits
website at: https://www.seattleu.edu/hr/benefits/
Founded in 1891, Seattle
University is a Jesuit Catholic university located on a beautiful campus of
more than 50 acres in the dynamic heart of Seattle. Our diverse and driven
population is made up of more than 7,200 students enrolled in undergraduate and
graduate programs within eight schools and colleges. Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.
In support of its pursuit of academic and
scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse
community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental
principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment
regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin,
political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals
who will further enrich the diversity of our educational community.
Please submit applications through https://www.seattleu.edu/careers including: (1) a cover letter summarizing your qualifications and potential contributions to Seattle University, including any experience you have with interdisciplinary or consulting experience, experience supervising or mentoring student research, industry experience, and experience with ethical, legal, and social issues in data science., (2) curriculum vitae, statement of your teaching philosophy, (3) state of research achievements and plans, (4) statement on how you can contribute to a diverse, equitable, and inclusive learning environment, and (5) contact information for three references.
Letters of reference may be solicited upon completion of application. Review of applications will begin December 31, 2022, and the position will remain open until filled. Position is contingent on availability of funding.
For more information about the Mathematics Department at Seattle University, visit our website: https://www.seattleu.edu/scieng/math/. Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Helliwell at firstname.lastname@example.org.