Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Location
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Feb 12, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time


The Haverford College Department of Mathematics and Statistics ( http://www.haverford.edu/math ) invites applications for two full-time, two-year positions at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor beginning Fall 2021.

Each visitor will teach the equivalent of five courses per academic year, and have support for research activities. A Ph.D. in the mathematical sciences by the time of hire is required.

Haverford College is a leading liberal arts college located 9 miles from the center of Philadelphia. The idyllic residential campus is home to 1,375 exceptional undergraduate students who are defined by their deep intellectual curiosity, respectfully collaborative spirit, and voracious commitment to improving the world around them. The diverse neighborhoods comprising the greater Philadelphia area are home to many cultural icons and recreational spaces, with direct public transportation access from Haverford's campus. The concentration of higher education institutions in the region provide excellent opportunities for facilitating professional connections.

A successful candidate should provide strong evidence of effective teaching and an ability to contribute to the Haverford math curriculum at multiple levels, from introductory courses through senior thesis supervision. Preference will be given to candidates who can offer courses and/or supervise research in analysis or applied mathematics. The cover letter should discuss the candidate's specific interest in developing their teaching and research programs in an undergraduate liberal arts setting in the Philadelphia area. The application should articulate how the candidate will contribute to the College's commitment to diversity, especially through inclusive teaching practices.

Applications should be submitted online through MathJobs.org at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/17312 . Applications should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a description of research, a statement of teaching interests including any experience with inclusive pedagogy, and three confidential letters of reference, at least one of which discusses the applicant's teaching. Questions should be directed to hc-mathsearch@haverford.edu . Applications completed by February 25, 2021 will receive full consideration.

Haverford College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or veteran status. Haverford has a longstanding commitment to diversity rooted in values of inclusion and social justice, a commitment reflected in the curriculum, classrooms, and communal composition of the College. Haverford welcomes applications from candidates who share these values and who foster their contribution to the College's educational mission.