Carleton College, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Position ID: Carleton-AP [#14121]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Northfield, Minnesota 55057, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2019/11/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/07/16, finished 2020/03/05)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Carleton College Department of Mathematics and Statistics anticipates hiring for two tenure-track positions in Mathematics, both at the Assistant Professor level, and both to begin September 1, 2020. Ph.D. in hand or imminent completion by that date is expected. Appointment at a higher level may be considered in exceptional cases.

Carleton is a highly selective liberal arts college with a student body of approximately 2,000, located in the historic and thriving town of Northfield, Minnesota. We are in commuting distance of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, whose greater metro area has a diverse population of three million people and a rich variety of cultural resources. Our academic year consists of three ten-week terms. The fourteen-member Department of Mathematics and Statistics resides in a modern building with excellent facilities including a dedicated computing lab. The faculty is passionate about teaching and active in scholarship. We are particularly interested in applicants who will contribute to a vibrant college-wide culture of undergraduate research, and who have a commitment to attracting and retaining students from underserved groups. For further information about the department consult the Carleton mathematics and statistics website at

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, three letters of recommendation, a graduate transcript, a curriculum vitae, a statement about teaching in an undergraduate liberal arts environment and how you would contribute to a college community that embraces a diversity of people and perspectives as one of its core values, and a statement about research (including research with students) in an undergraduate liberal arts environment. At least one letter of recommendation should specifically address teaching experience. Electronic submission through MathJobs is strongly preferred but materials may be mailed to Math Search, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton College, 1 N College St., Northfield, MN 55057-4001. Inquiries may be emailed to

Carleton College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, veteran status, actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status with regard to public assistance, disability, or age in providing employment or access to its educational facilities and activities. We are committed to developing our faculty to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Women and members of minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

To ensure full consideration all application materials should be received by November 15, 2019.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
Math Search
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Carleton College
One North College Street
Northfield, MN 55057