Mathematics, Lawrence University

Position ID: Lawrence-TTMATH [#10503]
Position Title: Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Appleton, Wisconsin 54911, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Starting Date: 2018/09/01
Application Deadline: 2017/11/20 (posted 2017/08/03, listed until 2018/03/03)
Position Description:    

Lawrence University, a selective undergraduate liberal arts college and conservatory of music located in Appleton, Wisconsin, invites applications for a full-time tenure track position as Assistant Professor of Mathematics to begin September 1, 2018. The department seeks an excellent teacher who is passionate about working with undergraduates in a liberal arts setting while actively engaging in high-quality research. Mathematicians from all research areas are encouraged to apply. Teaching load is two courses per term for three ten-week terms a year, including participation in Lawrence’s flagship Freshman Studies program on a rotating basis. Ability and desire to lead undergraduate research projects and otherwise connect scholarship with teaching will be looked upon favorably. Must have a Ph.D. in mathematics by September 2018. 

Submit via MathJobs.org or at www.lawrence.edu/faculty/provost/jobs a letter explaining interest in Lawrence particularly and describing ways you can help Lawrence become more inclusive. Also submit a vita, statements on teaching and research, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three or more letters of recommendation at least two of which attest specifically to teaching. In their teaching statement, candidates are encouraged to address their commitment to fostering a truly engaged and supportive experience for a diverse community of learners. The position will remain open until filled; for best consideration, submit materials by November 20, 2017. Select candidates will be interviewed at the JMM meetings in San Diego. 

Lawrence is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. All candidates are encouraged to address the ways in which they could contribute to Lawrence's institutional mission and commitment to diversity in their letter of application. We encourage applications from individuals who will help us create a more inclusive Lawrence by: (1) further diversifying the faculty and/or (2) demonstrating experience with successful diversity-related initiatives, creative activity, or research; and (3) showing interest in developing inclusive pedagogy to address the needs of a diverse student body. See https://lawrencecareers.silkroad.com/lawrenceuniversity/About_Us.html for more information about Lawrence and its surrounding community. 


Candidates are encouraged to read more about Lawrence at www.lawrence.edu and Colleges That Change Lives. For further information, please contact Scott Corry (corrys@lawrence.edu), Associate Professor of Mathematics and Chair of the Search Committee.


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:
http://www.lawrence.edu/academics/study/mathematics
(920)832-7287
 
Scott Corry
Mathematics Department
Lawrence University
711 E. Boldt Way -- SPC 24
Appleton, WI 54911

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