College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: 508-VAP [#16859]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professors of Mathematics, 1 Year Full-Time Term Appointments
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: St. Joseph, Minnesota 56374, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2021/03/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2020/11/24, listed until 2021/03/01)
Position Description:    

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The Mathematics Department at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University invites applications for a two, full-time 1-year term positions as Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, beginning August 2021. Responsibilities will include teaching three undergraduate courses per semester, assisting in advising students and engaging in department meetings and service. Candidates should have the following qualifications:
  • PhD in Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field by the start of Fall 2021
  • Ability to teach effectively at the undergraduate level
  • Interest in teaching at an undergraduate institution
  • Interest in research-informed and active teaching methods
  • Evidence of good communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to engage and connect with students
  • Evidence of flexibility and adaptability
  • Evidence of working with others in a collaborative environment
  • Commitment to the liberal arts
  • Commitment to inclusive teaching practices and to equity, inclusion, and diversity in working with students and colleagues from diverse backgrounds
The Mathematics Department is a collegial and engaged team of twelve teacher-scholars with a broad range of specializations. The mission of the Mathematics Department is to create a supportive learning community that is intellectually challenging to undergraduate students and faculty. Small class sizes of 15-29 students and the Mathematics Department’s newly renovated teaching space support our mission. Please see the following website for more information about our curriculum and department.

The College of Saint Benedict (CSB), a liberal arts college for women, and Saint John's University (SJU), a liberal arts college for men, are located in the central lakes area of Minnesota, surrounded by more than 3,000 acres of pristine forests, prairies, and lakes. The campuses are minutes away from St. Cloud, an increasingly diverse regional center with a population of over 100,000, and 70 miles from Minneapolis and St. Paul. Some CSB/SJU faculty and staff choose to reside locally, while others commute from the Twin Cities. Both St. Cloud and the Twin Cities offer a wide range of fine arts, cultural, dining, recreational, and sporting opportunities.

To view the full posting and apply online, please visit our employment opportunities webpage at Candidates are asked to submit the following applications materials:
  • Letter of application
  • A thoughtful statement of your teaching philosophy that addresses your ability to teach at the undergraduate level and your support for inclusivity for all students in the classroom.
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Names and contact information for at least three professional references, two of which address your potential as a teacher.
  • Unofficial graduate school transcript(s); official copy required upon hire
The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers.

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Contact: Carol Abell
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37 South College Ave
St. Joseph, MN 56374
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