Georgia Southern University
Department of Mathematical Sciences


Chair of the Department of Mathematical Sciences; preferred starting date of July 1, 2004.  To be considered for the position, candidate must possess a Ph.D. degree in any area of Mathematics from an accredited institution.  Must be a recognized scholar with a distinguished academic background in teaching, research/scholarship, service to the profession,  and attracting external funding sufficient to warrant appointment as a tenured, full professor, experience and creativity in addressing contemporary curricular issues related to the design and delivery of academic programs within a strategic planning context, student-centered learning; program assessment and accountability, and other challenges facing a comprehensive public university, demonstrated understanding of scholarship and research in a collaborative, multidisciplinary context; evidence of strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate/graduate education and fostering intellectual community; demonstrated administrative and leadership skills; effective communication and interpersonal skills; commitment to shared collegial governance and ability to develop cooperative working arrangements at all levels of the university; and a positive record of sensitivity to and support for building a culture of diversity.

Send letter addressing the qualifications cited, résumé, statement(s) of philosophy on teaching, research/scholarship and administration; and the name, address, and daytime phone number of five references to:

Dr. Barbara Price, Search Chair
Georgia Southern University
P.O.Box 8151
Statesboro, GA 30460-8151
FAX: (912)871-1835

Review of application materials will begin November 3, 2003.

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Georgia Southern University is a comprehensive institution committed to serving a diverse student body.  The University seeks to recruit individuals who are committed to working in diverse academic and professional communities. The names of applicants and nominees, vitae, and other non-evaluative information may be subject to public inspection under the Georgia Open Records Act.

Georgia Southern University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. Individuals who need reasonable accommodations under the ADA in order to participate in the search process should contact the search chair.