St. Lawrence University, Mathematics Department

1241 18199Position ID: STLAWU-AP [#18199]
Position Title: Mathematics - Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Canton, New York 13617, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2021/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/09/16, finished 2022/06/03)
Position Description:   URMs  

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St. Lawrence University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Mathematics at the assistant professor level within the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics, to begin in August 2022. The teaching expectation at St. Lawrence is three courses per semester, with credit for supervising senior projects. Our department currently has fourteen full-time faculty members and supports majors in mathematics, computer science, statistics, and data science. We are one of the top schools in the country in percent of students majoring in the mathematical sciences. The ideal candidate will help us continue to attract students to and excite students about mathematics. Some preference may be given to applicants whose teaching interests complement those of current members of our department. The university offers generous support for conference travel and an option for a pre-tenure sabbatical.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field by August 15, 2022, a strong commitment to teaching undergraduates in a Liberal Arts setting, and evidence of excellence in teaching and research potential.

For consideration, interested and qualified applicants must complete the following two-part application process:

1. Applicants should submit the following via MathJobs.Org 

  • Letter of application
  • Current CV
  • Teaching Statement
  • Research Statement
  • Diversity Statement (300 – 500 word statement in which you address how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship, and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity and inclusion in a liberal arts education. )
  • Applicants should have three letters of recommendation submitted via At least one letter of recommendation should address your teaching.

2. Applicants must also complete a short St. Lawrence University online application form at and upload current CV.

Review of completed applications will begin November 1, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. Please direct any questions pertaining to this position to search chair, Professor Daniel M. Look at

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

Located at 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, NY, St. Lawrence University is a coeducational, private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,400 students from more than 40 states and 40 nations. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity, and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global.


The University is committed to and seeks diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. Such a commitment ensures an atmosphere that is diverse and complex in ways that are intellectually and socially enriching for the entire campus community. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups, as well as from individuals with experience teaching or working in a multicultural environment, are encouraged. St. Lawrence University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit

Application Materials Required:
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Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics Department
St. Lawrence University
23 Romoda Drive
Canton, NY 136717