Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, Macalester College

301 12116Position ID: Macalester-TTAM [#12116]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: St. Paul, Minnesota 55105, United States [map]
Subject Area: Applied Math
Application Deadline: 2018/11/15 (posted 2018/07/12, updated 2018/07/09)
Position Description:    

Applications are invited for a tenure-track assistant professor in Mathematics to begin Fall 2019. Candidates must have completed or be completing a PhD in Mathematics, or closely related field, with research interests in applied mathematics. We seek candidates who model and study natural, social, or humanistic phenomena with tools from varied areas of mathematics; these areas might include ordinary and partial differential equations, nonlinear dynamical systems, numerical methods, and more. Strong candidates will have a track record in the mentoring of undergraduate research and a commitment to teaching and research in an undergraduate liberal arts environment. 

Macalester offers an attractive environment for mathematical scientists with majors in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, and Computer Science and minors in Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, and Computer Science. Our department has developed an innovative curriculum and built strong relationships with allied disciplines. We work with diverse student populations and teach courses that include elements of civic engagement. We value a record of experience or demonstrated interest in these efforts. 

Complete applications include: a cover letter that includes a statement of interest in Macalester and the liberal arts; a curriculum vitae; graduate transcripts; a statement of teaching philosophy; a research description; and three letters of recommendation. Submit electronic copies to Full consideration will be given to complete applications received by November 15, 2018. For further questions, contact Tom Halverson, 

Macalester College is a highly selective, private liberal arts college in the vibrant Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area, with a population of approximately three million people and home to numerous colleges and universities, including the University of Minnesota. Macalester's diverse student body comprises over 2000 undergraduates from 49 states and the District of Columbia and over 90 nations. The College maintains a longstanding commitment to academic excellence with a special emphasis on internationalism, multiculturalism, and service to society. As an Equal Opportunity employer supportive of affirmative efforts to achieve diversity among its faculty, Macalester College strongly encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented minority groups.

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Dept. of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science
Macalester College
1600 Grand Ave.
Saint Paul, MN 55105

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