Mathematics, Whittier College

Position ID: 1369-TT [#10972]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Computer Science and Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Whittier, California 90601, United States [map]
Subject Area: Computer Science and Mathematics
Starting Date: 2018/09/01
Application Deadline: 2017/12/01 (posted 2017/10/06)
Position Description:    

Computer Science/Mathematics Job Advertisement

Whittier College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Computer Science and Mathematics to begin in September 2018.

Applicants must have a PhD in Computer Science or related field, such as Mathematics or Applied Mathematics (ABD considered, PhD preferred). The successful candidate will help to establish our new Interdisciplinary Computer Science program, and teach courses such as Operating Systems, Computer Organization and Architecture, Data Structures and Algorithms, Computer Science I & II, Discrete Mathematics, and occasionally some service courses at or below the calculus level.

Candidates will be judged primarily on their teaching ability and their dedication to close interaction and research with undergraduates. Student advising and committee work are also expected and valued. Interest in teaching interdisciplinary courses such as First-Year Writing or Science and Society is also highly desirable.

To apply, please send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, evidence of effective teaching, unofficial graduate transcripts, and three confidential letters of reference (at least one of which addresses teaching ability) sent by the references to mathsearch@whittier.edu (PDFs preferred), or to

ATTN: CS/Math Search
Department of Mathematics
Whittier College
P.O. Box 634
Whittier, CA 90608-0634

Review of applications will begin Dec. 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Women and minorities are particularly encouraged to apply.

Whittier College is committed to attracting and retaining a high quality, diverse faculty with a shared passion for student-centered teaching and mentoring. It is distinguished by its small class sizes, high-impact pedagogies, and innovative liberal arts curriculum blended with professional and pre-professional programs. It is a nationally recognized model for diversity and has no racial majority among its student body. With over 60% students of color, Whittier is designated as both an HSI and AANAPISI. Founded in 1887, it is an independent, four-year liberal arts college with about 1,650 undergraduates and is ideally situated in the scenic hills 18 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. It is an AA/EOE employer. More information on the position is available at www.whittier.edu/jobs.


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ATTN: CS/Math Search
Department of Mathematics
Whittier College
P.O. Box 634
Whittier, CA 90608-0634
Web Page: www.whittier.edu/jobs

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