Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Position ID: HWS-VAP [#11842]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Geneva, New York 14456, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2018/04/04 finished (2018/03/21, finished 2018/10/07, listed until 2018/04/30)
Position Description:    

*** The account for Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Hobart and William Smith Colleges has expired, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Hobart and William Smith Colleges invites applications for two one-year, full-time visiting faculty positions in mathematics to begin July 1, 2018. A strong commitment to teaching is required. Duties include teaching five undergraduate mathematics courses over two semesters. Experience with and/or interest in working in a multicultural environment and encouraging mathematical excellence from students with diverse backgrounds and experiences is highly desirable. Research in areas that intersect with those of faculty in the department and background in teaching computer science are highly valued.


Application: Candidates with a Ph.D. in mathematics by August 2018 are strongly preferred but A.B.D. with teaching experience will be considered. An application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, research statement, three letters of recommendation (at least one including comments on teaching), and a graduate transcript (scanned copy acceptable). Please submit your materials, and have your recommenders submit their letters, on-line at mathjobs.org. (However, applications will also be accepted by mail to: Professor Jonathan Forde, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, 300 Pulteney Street, Geneva, NY 14456.) Questions about the positions can be addressed to: Professor Jonathan Forde, forde@hws.edu. Evaluation of applications begins April 4, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.


Hobart and William Smith Colleges are committed to providing a non-discriminatory and harassment-free educational, living and working environment for all members of the HWS community, including students, faculty, staff, volunteers, and visitors.  HWS prohibits discrimination and harassment in their programs and activities on the basis of age, color, disability, domestic violence victim status, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected under the law.   Discrimination on the basis of sex includes sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual assault, and other forms of sexual misconduct including stalking and intimate partner violence, and gender based harassment that does not involve conduct of a sexual nature.


Founded as Hobart College for men and William Smith College for women, Hobart and William Smith Colleges today are a highly selective residential liberal arts institution with a single administration, faculty and curriculum but separate dean’s offices, student governments, athletic programs and traditions.  The Colleges are located in a small diverse city in the Finger Lakes region of New York State.  With an enrollment of approximately 2,300, the Colleges offer 62 different majors and minors from which students choose two areas of concentration.  Creative and extensive programs of international study and public service are also at the core of the Colleges’ mission.

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:
Professor Jonathan Forde
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
300 Pulteney Street
Geneva, NY 14456

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