Earlham College, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: Earlham-TT [#19447]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Position in Mathematics, Open rank (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Richmond, Indiana 47374, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Applied Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2022/02/13 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/01/22, finished 2022/08/20)
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Tenure-Track Position in Mathematics, Open rank (Assistant / Associate / Full Professor)
The Department of Mathematics at Earlham College invites applications for a tenure-track position in applied mathematics at the rank of assistant professor or higher, beginning in August 2022. The position is open to candidates in any area of applied mathematics

The successful candidate is passionate about teaching mathematics to small classes of engaged students and has a plan for continued scholarly work. Special consideration will be given to candidates who are able to teach courses in differential equations, mathematical modeling, and statistics. Moreover, candidates should be willing to take advantage of opportunities to participate in and contribute to the Earlham community.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities 
  • Managing a teaching load of three courses per semester 
  • Advising of undergraduate students is required after the first year
  • Attending weekly meetings with the department and the natural science division, and biweekly meetings with the faculty
  • Contributions to campus committees
Experience & Qualifications 
Minimum Qualifications:
  • A Ph.D. or ABD in mathematics or in a closely related field
  • Teaching experience
  • Experience in Applied Mathematics
Bonus Points For:
  • Ability to contribute to the Data Science major and/or other affiliated majors such as Computer Science, Physics, Economics, etc.
  • Ability and interest in engaging in research with undergraduate students (paid opportunities for undergraduate research exist during the summer)
  • Interest in engagement with the broader Earlham community
Application Instructions 
Candidates should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of your teaching philosophy, research statement including interest in research with undergraduates, and three letters of recommendation (two of which should specifically address teaching) through MathJobs.org.

Please also submit a 300–500 word statement that describes your ability and commitment to contribute to the advancement of Earlham’s goal of being a diverse, equitable, and inclusive institution. Examples of helpful topics include: your understanding of DEI principles, past experiences with DEI, and/or future plans to contribute to DEI at Earlham.
Full consideration will be given to applications received by February 13, 2022. Review of applications will continue until the position has been filled.

Description of Earlham
Earlham College is a small liberal arts college located in Richmond, IN, a small city of about 35,000 people. The city has many parks and is roughly an hour's drive away from Indianapolis, IN on the west and Dayton and Cincinnati, OH on the east. Our community assumes no religious affiliation but follows Quaker principles and practices, which include respect for persons, integrity, a commitment to peace and justice, simplicity, and consensus-based community decision-making. 

Earlham is committed to and proud of being a diverse and inclusive place – most clearly visible in our student body: fully 22% of our student body are international, coming from 59 nations in 2017, and 25% are domestic students of color.  Faculty and staff also bring tremendous diversity to the College — many have lived and worked outside the United States, and they make a point of drawing on those experiences in their interactions with students. Additionally, Earlham makes it a priority to serve as a safe and welcoming place for LGBTQ+ communities. Our community is characterized by respect for every person and a commitment to social justice.  Earlham recently affirmed making equity and inclusion work among our primary institutional goals.

Earlham College requires all employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or apply for and receive a qualified exemption within two weeks of the employment start date.

Earlham utilizes E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility for all newly hired employees within the United States.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Earlham College is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse community, one that reflects the makeup of society at large and that particularly welcomes and supports individuals from groups that have been historically marginalized because of factors such as race, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, socioeconomic class, and physical ability. The College strongly encourages applications from women and people of color. As an institution with a Quaker identity, the College also solicits applications from members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).

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