Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, St. Olaf College

Position ID: StOlaf-VAP1819 [#11840]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Northfield, Minnesota 55057, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (posted 2018/03/21, finished 2018/05/15)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The St. Olaf College Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science invites applications for one full-time (6 course teaching load) position in mathematics, beginning August 15, 2018. The positions will be for one year, with potential for subsequent appointments, based on staffing needs and success in the first year and is open only to US citizens or permanent residents. 

For a full-time position, a Ph.D. in mathematics is preferred; ABD candidates will be considered. Highest consideration will be given to candidates with demonstrated effectiveness in teaching at the undergraduate level. All areas of mathematical expertise will be considered.

All candidates must submit a full application at  A completed application includes:

    1. A letter of application.
    2. A curriculum vitae.
    3. Two letters of reference that directly address the applicant’s teaching effectiveness.
    4. A statement concerning teaching philosophy and practices. 
    5. Please also register on the St. Olaf website at
Review of completed applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. All application materials should be submitted electronically; please see our ad and details at

Questions about the position should be addressed to the chair of the search committee, Dr. Adam Berliner, by e-mail (

Founded in 1874, St. Olaf College is a residential, coeducational liberal arts college with approximately 3,000 students and 800 faculty and staff employees. It is located in Northfield, Minnesota, about 45 minutes from Minneapolis and St. Paul with their rich and diverse cultural resources. The college offers an academically rigorous, nationally ranked liberal arts education that fosters the development of the whole person in mind, body, and spirit and emphasizes a global perspective.

A liberal arts college affiliated with the Lutheran Church (ELCA), St. Olaf College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and actively seeks diversity in students, faculty, and staff. The college is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our community through their teaching, research, and/or service.

To provide a safe and secure educational environment, St. Olaf College verifies the accuracy of all credentials presented by applicants and conducts a criminal background check on every new hire. 

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
507 786-3140
Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science
St. Olaf College
1520 St. Olaf Ave.
Northfield, MN 55057

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