Swarthmore College, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Position ID: Swarthmore-VAP2022 [#19638]
Position Title: Visiting Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2022/03/05 11:59PMhelp popup filled (posted 2022/02/23, listed until 2022/08/23)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Swarthmore College invites applications for a 3-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in Mathematics beginning Fall 2022. We seek candidates with an interest and demonstrated ability to teach at both the introductory and advanced undergraduate level, in a manner that speaks to and motivates undergraduates from diverse backgrounds. The teaching load is four courses a year, normally divided equally between the two semesters. Candidates should have a PhD in hand by Fall 2022.

Swarthmore College is a highly selective liberal arts college, located in the suburbs of Philadelphia, whose mission combines academic rigor with social responsibility. Swarthmore has a strong commitment to inclusive excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment practices. The College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society, both within and outside the department. We encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups with respect to gender, race and ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, disability status, socioeconomic background, and other axes of diversity. The College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Applications should include a cover letter that addresses how the applicant’s teaching and scholarship could thrive in and positively influence an undergraduate-only institution. Applications should also include a curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation, including at least one specifically commenting on teaching. Please submit all application materials to http://www.mathjobs.org. Inquiries about the position may be sent to mathstatsearch@swarthmore.edu, which will be checked every few days throughout the search. Applications that are complete by March 5, 2022 will receive full consideration.

Effective July 21, 2021, Swarthmore requires all new employees to show proof of being fully vaccinated by their start date, unless they have an approved medical or religious exemption. For more information about Swarthmore’s vaccine requirements, please visit the Swarthmore COVID-19 Response website at https://www.swarthmore.edu/covid-19-information.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
610 328 8246
Search Committee
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Swarthmore College
500 College Ave.
Swarthmore, PA 19081-1390