Kalamazoo College, Mathematics

Position ID: 1025-VAP [#12961]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2019/02/01 finished (offers accepted 2018/10/24, finished 2019/07/15, listed until 2019/04/27)
Position Description:    

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

VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF MATHEMATICS

Kalamazoo College invites applications for a two-year full-time non-tenure-track position, in Mathematics beginning in September 2019. The successful applicant will contribute to teaching in our Calculus sequence and, depending on specialty area, an upper level course.  A Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, or Applied Mathematics is required (or evidence of imminent completion). Candidates are expected to have high aptitude and interest in undergraduate teaching and a commitment to the liberal arts. The teaching load is six courses per year on a quarter system (2/2/2). The department seeks to mentor holders of this position to prepare them for a future tenure track position at a liberal arts college.

 

Kalamazoo College is a highly selective nationally known liberal arts college offering an integrated undergraduate experience that weaves a traditional liberal arts curriculum into educational experiences in both domestic and international settings. The campus is located midway between Chicago and Detroit in Kalamazoo, Michigan, a metropolitan community of 225,000 which supports several college and university campuses along with numerous civic arts and cultural associations. Thirty-five miles from Lake Michigan, the area offers many opportunities for outdoor activities. For more information about the math department, please visit https://reason.kzoo.edu/math/. For more information about Kalamazoo College, see http://www.kzoo.edu/.

 

Completed applications received by February 1, 2019 will receive full consideration, with later applications reviewed as needed until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter; curriculum vitae; statement describing teaching experience, philosophy, and practice; a statement on experience working with underrepresented students and engaging issues of diversity and inclusion in the curriculum and pedagogical approaches; a description of scholarly interest; (unofficial) graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and at least three letters of recommendation, including at least one specifically addressing teaching, to https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs.

 

Kalamazoo College encourages candidates who will contribute to the cultural diversity of the College to apply and to identify themselves if they wish. Equal Opportunity Employer. Questions can be addressed to mathsearch@kzoo.edu.

 


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://reason.kzoo.edu/math/
269 337 7066
 
1200 Academy Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49006

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