Haverford College, Mathematics

Position ID: 658-VAP1 [#20163]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2022/06/24 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/06/18, finished 2022/08/07, listed until 2022/08/31)
Position Description:    

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

The Haverford College Department of Mathematics and Statistics (http://www.haverford.edu/math) invites applications for a full-time one-year position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor beginning Fall 2022. The visitor will teach the equivalent of five courses per academic year, and have support for research activities. A Ph.D. in the mathematical sciences by the time of hire is required.

Haverford College is a leading liberal arts college located 9 miles from the center of Philadelphia. The idyllic residential campus is home to 1,375 exceptional undergraduate students who are defined by their deep intellectual curiosity, respectfully collaborative spirit, and voracious commitment to improving the world around them. The diverse neighborhoods comprising the greater Philadelphia area are home to many cultural icons and recreational spaces, with direct public transportation access from Haverford’s campus. The concentration of higher education institutions in the region provide excellent opportunities for facilitating professional connections. A successful candidate should provide strong evidence of effective teaching and an ability to contribute to the Haverford math curriculum at multiple levels, from introductory courses through senior thesis supervision. The cover letter should discuss the candidate’s specific interest in developing their teaching and research programs in an undergraduate liberal arts setting in the Philadelphia area. The application should articulate how the candidate will contribute to the College’s commitment to diversity, especially through inclusive teaching practices.

Applications should be submitted online through mathjobs.org. Applications should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a description of research, a statement of teaching interests including any experience with inclusive pedagogy, and three confidential letters of reference, at least one of which discusses the applicant's teaching. Questions should be directed to hc-mathsearch@haverford.edu. Applications completed by June 24, 2022 will receive full consideration.

Special Requirements: All faculty and staff (including contract workers) who are employed or engaged by Haverford College, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and provide proof of vaccination, unless an exemption from this policy has been granted as an accommodation or otherwise.

Haverford College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, social justice, and providing equal opportunities and access to all individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, age, marital status, disability, or veteran status. Women, non-binary and transgender individuals, people of color, Indigenous people, and those with other or multiple historically marginalized and/or underrepresented identities are especially encouraged to apply. Haverford College and our consortial partners are located on Lenape lands.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
370 Lancaster Avenue
Haverford, PA 19041