Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Mathematics

Job Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Mathematics
Position Number: FT-ACAD-COSE-121620205
Departments: College of Science and Engineering
Reports To: Dean, College of Science and Engineering
Job Status: Exempt

Position Summary

The Department of Mathematics is currently seeking a faculty member who is passionate about teaching and student learning and mentoring in a Christian work environment. Houston Baptist University seeks one full-time faculty member in mathematics. Candidates must be able to teach a range of courses, at all levels of undergraduate mathematics while participating in departmental activities including, but not limited to, curriculum development, student mentoring, committee work, and program assessment. Demonstrated excellence in teaching is required, and an interest in continuing scholarship suitable for the inclusion of undergraduates is encouraged.   Candidates should be available to begin work in the Fall of 2021 or later. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Job Responsibilities

Candidates must be willing to help design and teach courses at all levels of mathematics.

  • Responsible for planning, implementing, and evaluating classroom experiences for students in the designated mathematical content areas as per University policy.
  • Expected to participate in student mentoring and advising and will maintain professional relationships with students, colleagues, and the community.


Candidates should have completed a Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics. Other qualifications include:

  • Active professionally.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong skills in the use of instructional technology.
  • Committed to quality teaching in a Christian liberal arts university.
  • Provide documentation of an excellent teaching record and evidence of scholarly interests.

Additional Information

Houston Baptist University is an independent, private Christian institution with a diverse student body and access to all the cultural advantages of one of the largest metropolitan centers in the country.  As a result of implementing its twelve-year vision, The Ten Pillars: Faith and Reason in a Great City, HBU is on a trajectory to become a comprehensive, national university.  For more information about the University, visit

The College of Science and Engineering at HBU

The vision of the College of Science and Engineering at HBU is to be the best college in the world known for integrating fundamental principles of engineering, science and mathematics (STEM); with modern computing and information technology (IT), and historic Christian values and standards (Faith).   Graduates of the school will meet engineering and computing needs of the 21st century and distinguish themselves by exhibiting the highest ethical standards.

Additional information on the College is available at


Houston Baptist University is committed to maintaining a teaching faculty and staff who share an active Christian faith. The Preamble to the By-Laws of the University sets forth a statement of belief which each University employee is expected to support and personify. Your submittal of an application for employment indicates your acceptance and affirmation of these statements.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and requirements of personnel.


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