Instructor of Mathematics

Instructor of Mathematics

Matt Locke Ellis College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics

Job Description:  Nine-month, non-tenure track mathematics instructor position. The teaching load will typically be 15 hours each semester with the possibility of summer employment. Courses taught would primarily general education such as College Algebra, Quantitative Literacy, corequisite courses with a lab, and elementary statistics. Expectations of the position include demonstrated interest in increasing competence through professional opportunities. Strong teaching performance generally assures yearly contract renewal.

Qualifications: Henderson State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a significant commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. In pursuit of this commitment, candidates will possess a minimum of a master's degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum of 18 graduate hours of mathematics or statistics.

Salary:  $38,000 or commensurate with qualifications and experience

University: Henderson State University is located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, a charming, family-centered community of 11,000 residents situated one hour south of Little Rock, Arkansas on Interstate 30.  Nestled in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains, the community is home to two universities, a strong public school system, a thriving medical community, two recreational rivers, the iconic Lake DeGray, and is approximately 30 miles from historic Hot Springs National Park, one of the great American treasures.  Please visit, or for more information about Henderson State University and our community.

Application: Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three current recommendation letters, complete undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial accepted), and one page of teaching philosophy. The recommendation letters must include current contact information. Email the application packet to

Dr. Fred Worth, Search Committee Chair
 Review of applications will begin 13 June 2018 and continue until the position is filled.  The final applicant for this position will be required to submit to a background screening including a criminal background check pursuant to university policy.  The applicant will also be required to provide official transcripts to Human Resources.  Under the provisions of the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act, applications are subject to public inspection upon written request.