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Texas A&M University at Qatar
Doha, Qatar, Qatar
30+ days ago
Texas A&M University at Qatar
Doha, Qatar, Qatar
30+ days ago

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Academic Professional Track (Non-tenure): Instructional Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Science Program Mathematics

Location
Doha - Qatar
Description

The Science Program (https://www.qatar.tamu.edu/programs/science/) at Texas A&M University at Qatar (TAMUQ) (http://www.qatar.tamu.edu/) invites applications for the position of a full-time, Academic Professional Track (non-tenure), Instructional Assistant Professor of Mathematics at our campus in Doha, Qatar. This position assumes a 9-month academic appointment with an anticipated start date Summer 2022, renewable on a yearly basis. Full consideration will be given to complete applications received by September 30, 2021. Applications received after 30/09/2021 may be considered until the position is filled. The Science Program is fully committed to a culturally and academically diverse faculty. Applications from women, minorities and individuals with disabilities are encouraged. This position is in Qatar, a Gulf State in the Middle East, and the successful candidate must relocate to Doha, the capital of Qatar. Doha is a vibrant multicultural city which has excellent schools and is hosting the 2022 FIFA world cup.

Texas A&M University at Qatar is a partnership with the Qatar Foundation and is based in a state-of-the-art 595,000 square foot building that was completed in 2007. TAMUQ offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Chemical, Electrical and Computer, Mechanical, and Petroleum Engineering and Master Programs in Chemical Engineering (MS and M.Eng). The Science Program provides fundamental service courses in chemistry, physics and mathematics for TAMUQ's engineering students. The degree programs are identical to those of the main campus at College Station, Texas. A Texas A&M University diploma is awarded to graduates.

Doha is the home of Education City (https://www.qf.org.qa/education/higher-education), a dedicated multi-university campus devoted to research and education. In addition to TAMUQ, Education City hosts several other academic institutions, including the Weill Cornell Medical School, Carnegie-Mellon University, Virginia Commonwealth University, Northwestern University, University College London, Georgetown University, and Hamad bin Khalifa University. As international institutions of higher learning, TAMUQ and its partners in Education City have significantly contributed to the development of post-secondary education and cultural growth in Qatar. 

Texas A&M University at Qatar offers competitive salary packages commensurate with qualifications and experience. The packages include housing, annual home leave allowances, dependent education, local transportation allowance, medical insurance for the employee and dependents, plus appropriate relocation and repatriation expenses. Faculty members are also eligible for professional development funds to help them with teaching and curriculum development.



Requirements

Qualifications

A doctorate in mathematics or mathematics education is required.  Applicants must have completed all requirements for a Ph.D. by the time of the start date. The successful candidate must have a strong commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate level and be willing to provide service to the program and the university. Preference will be given to applicants with outstanding academic and teaching qualifications in well-respected universities and who are familiar with the U.S. higher education system.

The applicant's primary responsibility will be teaching courses in Mathematics such as the first-year calculus sequence. A working knowledge of Python in the classroom setting represents a plus.

The 9-month appointment includes a 3-3 teaching load during Fall-Spring semesters. The successful applicant will also be expected to teach two courses during the summer semester for an additional 3 months of salary.

Application Instructions

Applications should include a cover letter, CV, teaching philosophy (max. 2 pages), list of courses taught, evidence of excellent teaching/course evaluations, service statement (max. 1 page), and a list of 4 references who will send letters when requested.

For full consideration, applications must be submitted before the priority deadline of September 30, 2021. Applications after the deadline may be accepted until the position is filled. All applications materials should be uploaded to Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/87603.

Questions about the position should be directed to: MathSearch@qatar.tamu.edu.

Application Process
This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.
Texas A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability employer committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment. Applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, minorities, and members of other underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged.

The University is aware that attracting and retaining exceptional faculty often depends on meeting the needs of two careers and therefore has a Dual Career Program and implements policies that contribute to work-life balance.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 57178910
  • Location:
    Doha, Qatar, Qatar
  • Position Title: Instructional Assistant Professor of Mathematics
  • Company Name: Texas A&M University at Qatar
  • Economic Sector: University/College
  • Job Function: Teaching
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: Ph.D.
  • Required Travel: None
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