Assistant Professor Mathematics- 070124

Job Description: Tusculum University is hiring a full-time Assistant Professor of Mathematics in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science within the College of Science, Technology, and Mathematics. The teaching load is 12 credit hours each semester for the Assistant Professor of Mathematics position with the possibility of summer employment. The teaching load will include general education mathematics courses, as well as courses for Mathematics majors. Faculty are responsible for assigned teaching, professional development, scholarship, and committee work.   Position is to start August 1, 2024.

Qualification and Requirements: This position requires a PhD in Mathematics with a special interest in mathematicians who have experience in applied mathematics.  Candidates with a MS in Mathematics will be considered on a case by case basis. Tusculum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, participates in E-Verify, and observes the guidelines as a Tennessee Drug Free Workplace employer.

This position is subject to the results of pre-employment testing and a background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States. All applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

How to Apply:   Applications accepted until filled and will be reviewed upon receipt.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For questions, please contact Heather Henson-Ramsey, Dean of the College of Science, Technology, and Mathematics (

Applications are accepted only via email to Attn: Mathematics Assistant Professor/Associate Professor. A complete application will include a cover letter that contains a summary statement of teaching philosophy, CV, copies of all post-secondary transcripts, the names and contact information of 3-5 references, and a completed Tusculum University application. A link to the application form is near the top of the web page