Visiting Instructor of Statistics, Non Tenure Track


  • Position: Faculty
  • Department: Mathematics and Computer Science


Maryville College, a selective four-year liberal arts college committed to superior teaching, invites applications for a visiting instructor position for the 2015/2016 academic year. Qualified candidates will possess an advanced degree in statistics or a closely related discipline. Teaching experience in a liberal arts undergraduate environment is preferred, and a commitment to teaching excellence is essential. Responsibilities will include teaching introductory statistics and upper-level courses in inferential statistics and/or regression analysis. Additional responsibilities may include helping guide undergraduate research.

 Founded in 1819, Maryville College is one of the oldest baccalaureate-granting institutions of higher learning in the South. Consistently ranked in the top tier of Southern colleges in national magazines in recent years, the College is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA). The curriculum is notable for its strong liberal arts core program and the two semesters of Senior Study research required of all students. The student body of about 1200 is drawn mostly from the Southeast, Middle Atlantic States and the Midwest. Located in Maryville, Tennessee, Maryville College is ideally situated between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Knoxville, the state’s third largest city. It is within minutes of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the University of Tennessee, and the major research facilities of Oak Ridge Associated Universities (MC holds associate membership).

 Applications received by April 13, 2015 will be guaranteed full consideration. Complete applications must include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of reference (two of which fully address teaching experience and potential). Applications should be submitted electronically to Cover letters may be addressed to Dr. Jeff Bay, Chair, Division of Mathematics & Computer Science, Maryville College.

 Maryville College is an equal opportunity employer, and specifically invites applications from minorities.