PROFESSOR OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS

Filed Under: Faculty positions
Date: July 12th, 2021

Responsibilities

  • Facilitate student learning of:
    1. Skills in the procedures and arithmetic operations related to variables within the context of agricultural sciences and the management of natural resources.
    2. Skills in the application of the functional relationship among variables, the differential and integral calculus.
    3. Logical mathematical skills.
  • The teaching of mathematics with the support of software and digital tools.
  • Facilitate student learning through principles and applied experiences in a multicultural and diverse environment.
  • Participate in outreach activities of the University and support the activities of the International Academic Relations Office.
  • Participate in research projects, in the Work Experience course and other activities that involve students of the University and in scientific or professional activities in your field
  • Support other activities of the academic program and provide service to the University (in both campuses: Guácimo, Limón and Liberia, Guanacaste) than contribute to the integral education of the student.

 

Qualifications

  • Academic degree of Master´s of Science in mathematics or engineering, preferably with an emphasis in agriculture and natural resources.
  • Demonstrated teaching excellence of at least two years in teaching mathematics. (Attach class evaluations).
  • Skills in the use of information and communication technologies in face-to-face and virtual environments.
  • Excellent communication skills in Spanish and English.
  • Excellent ability to work in interdisciplinary and multicultural teams.
  • Willingness to live, work and travel in rural areas.

EARTH offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. EARTH also has residential options available in a multicultural environment inside our campus.

Application Procedure

Candidates should send a cover letter describing their qualifications for the position and their teaching philosophy, a copy of their curriculum vitae, contact information, three references including phone numbers and e-mails address. References will be contacted only if the candidates are selected as finalists. Send all documents to:

Yanine Chan
Dean of Academic Affairs

decanato@earth.ac.cr

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