Briar Cliff University of Iowa, an institution committed to higher education within a liberal arts and Catholic perspective, invites applications for a 9-month visiting assistant professor in Mathematics to start in the fall of 2019. The person filling the position will be eligible for the tenure-track position to be advertised next year. Candidates must hold a graduate degree in mathematics or closely related field. The teaching load for this position will be 24 credit hours per year. Teaching assignments will include both General Education courses as well as major specific courses. Preference will be given to candidates with a background in statistics or mathematical modelling. Applicants will be asked to provide examples of teaching innovation in the classroom and experience in teaching online courses is a plus. Successful candidates will also demonstrate a commitment to high-quality education in a Catholic and Franciscan University.
Perched on a scenic hilltop in Sioux City, Iowa, Briar Cliff University is a liberal arts institution offering baccalaureate to doctoral degree programs and is home to more than 1100 students. Since 1930, the University has educated students in the Franciscan tradition of service, caring, and openness to all. Grounded in faith and pursuit of higher learning, the liberal arts education from Briar Cliff shapes more than just students' resumes - it shapes their character.