Centre College, Mathematics Program

Position ID: 1410-VAPM [#19330]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Danville, Kentucky 40422, United States [map]
Subject Area: Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Application Deadline: (posted 2021/12/21, listed until 2022/06/21)
Position Description:    

Centre College invites applications for

one two-year full-time visiting assistant professor of mathematics, and two one-year full-time visiting assistant professors in mathematics beginning August 15, 2022. Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to student-centered, inclusive teaching. Priority will be given to candidates who have a Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree by the start of their appointment.

The mathematics program at Centre consists of nine full-time faculty members and graduates a strong class of approximately 20 math majors each year. We pride ourselves on our effective teaching, collegial relationships with each other, and our personal relationships with students.

Established in 1819, Centre College has long been ranked among the top fifty National Liberal Arts Colleges by U.S. News and World Report and is proud to host one of the nation’s premiere study-abroad programs. The Centre Commitment guarantees that all students can study abroad, have an internship or research opportunity, and graduate in four years. With 1,400 students and an exceptional faculty of teacher-scholars, classes are small and academic standards are high, and Centre graduates enjoy extraordinary success in top graduate and professional schools, prestigious fellowships, and rewarding careers.

Centre College is committed to an environment that welcomes and supports diversity. As noted in the Statement of Community, Centre strives to create an environment where differences are celebrated, governance is shared, ideas are freely and respectfully exchanged, and all members of the community benefit from the richness of diverse backgrounds and experiences. Therefore, the Mathematics program strongly encourages applications from candidates who further diversify our faculty, who celebrate the rich diversity of our student body, and who utilize inclusive and engaging pedagogical practices. Several resources support faculty success, including a robust Center for Teaching and Learning, peer mentoring, membership in the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity, and endowed funding for professional development.

Centre is in Danville, Kentucky, a city of 18,000 recognized for its high quality of life, historic downtown, friendly people, beautiful landscapes, and easy access to Lexington, Louisville, and Cincinnati.  For more information about Centre College, visit our website at www.centre.edu.

Qualifications Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to student-centered, inclusive teaching. Priority will be given to candidates who have a Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree by the start of their appointment.

Application Instructions To apply, please go to https://apply.interfolio.com/100499. A completed application will include: 1) letter of application 2) curriculum vitae, 3) a statement of teaching philosophy, experience, and effectiveness, 4) a diversity statement explaining how the candidate would contribute to and/or address the issues of diversity and inclusion at Centre, 5) transcripts, and 6) three confidential letters of reference from individuals able to share insight into the candidate’s professional expertise and future potential. Review of applications will begin on January 25.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement Centre College shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.


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