The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Carleton College
invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor
appointment in Statistics beginning September 1, 2022. A Ph.D. in
Statistics or Biostatistics in hand or its imminent completion by
the start date is required. Applicants with a Ph.D. in a closely
related field who have a strong background in statistics and
experience in data analysis will also be considered. Appointment at
a higher level may be considered in exceptional cases.
Carleton is a highly selective liberal arts college with a student
body of approximately 2,000, located in the historic and thriving
town of Northfield, Minnesota. We are within commuting
distance of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, whose
greater metro area has a diverse population of three million people
and a rich variety of cultural resources. Our academic year
consists of three ten-week terms. The seventeen-member
Department of Mathematics and Statistics resides in a modern
building with excellent facilities including a dedicated computing
lab. The faculty is passionate about teaching and active in
scholarship. We are particularly interested in applicants who have
a demonstrated commitment to attracting and retaining students from
underserved groups and who will contribute to our vibrant
college-wide culture of undergraduate research. For further
information about the department consult the Carleton mathematics
and statistics website at math.carleton.edu.
Applicants should submit the following materials at careers.carleton.edu.
a letter of interest
a statement about teaching in an undergraduate liberal arts
environment that includes
courses that you would like to teach, including courses currently
curriculum or courses that you would like to add to our
how you would contribute to a college community that embraces a
diversity of people and perspectives as one of its core values
a statement about research, including research with students, in an
undergraduate liberal arts environment
contact information for three letters of recommendation. At least
one letter should specifically address teaching experience.
Electronic submission is preferred but materials may be mailed to
Stats Search, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton
College, One North College Street, Northfield, MN 55057-4025.
Inquiries may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carleton College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color,
creed, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, marital status,
veteran status, actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, status with regard to public assistance,
disability, or age in providing employment or access to its
educational facilities and activities. We are committed to
developing our faculty to better reflect the diversity of our
student body and American society. Women and members of
groups underrepresented in statistics and mathematics are strongly
encouraged to apply.
To ensure full consideration, all application materials should be
received by October 1, 2021.