|Cornell College, a private undergraduate liberal arts college, invites applications for a two-year non-tenure track position in Mathematics and Statistics. The college seeks an individual committed to undergraduate teaching. Preference given to applicants with backgrounds in applied mathematics or statistics. Teaching responsibilities include calculus, non-calculus based statistics and upper division courses, including Differential Equations and Mathematical Modeling. A Ph.D. or ABD in mathematics or statistics and demonstrated excellence in teaching are required. Cornell College has attracted national attention for its distinctive academic calendar under which faculty teach and students take one course at a time in month-long terms. This provides faculty with an excellent opportunity to implement exciting pedagogical strategies. The College is committed to excellence in teaching, to mentoring new faculty, and encourages interdisciplinary interests among its faculty. Appointment at the visiting assistant professor rank to begin in late August 2013.
Letter of application, vita, graduate transcripts, statements of teaching and research interests, and three letters of reference should be uploaded through mathjobs.org. The statement of teaching philosophy should address the candidate’s commitment to teaching a diverse student population.
Formal consideration of applications will begin December 3, 2012, and will continue until the position is filled. We will conduct interviews at the AMS/MAA joint meetings in San Diego in January 2013.
Cornell is an AA/EO employer and encourages applications from women and minority candidates. Cornell complies with Iowa’s smoke free air act.
For more information about the department of Mathematics and Statistics, please visit the website at http://www.cornellcollege.edu/mathematics/index.shtml