Mathematics, Wellesley College

Position ID: 399-VAP1 [#11853]
Position Title: Visiting Instructor in Mathematics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Wellesley, Massachusetts 02481, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2018/05/31 finished (2018/03/27, finished 2018/09/01, listed until 2018/05/31)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics at Wellesley College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor beginning in the fall semester of 2018. The position is initially for one year, with the possibility of an extension.

A successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in the mathematical sciences and provide strong evidence of excellence in teaching. Applications should be submitted online through MathJobs and should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a short description of research (written for non-specialists), a statement of teaching interests and experience, and two letters of reference discussing teaching. The cover letter should address the candidate’s interest in developing his/her teaching and research in an undergraduate liberal arts setting with a diverse student body. Additional documents, such as past student evaluations or a letter of recommendation for research, may be submitted but are not required. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

Wellesley College is a highly selective liberal arts college for women with 2200 students ( Our beautiful campus is located in the suburbs approximately 15 miles from Boston and Cambridge. Its faculty members have a strong record of research and teaching. We value demonstrated ability to effectively teach students from diverse backgrounds. Further information about our department can be found at

Wellesley College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply.

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:
Department of Mathematics
Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481

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