New College of Florida, Division of Natural Science

Position ID: 3211-VAP [#22522]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Sarasota, Florida 34243, United States
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2023/08/18 11:59PMhelp popup (offers accepted posted 2023/06/01, listed until 2023/12/01)
Position Description:    

New College of Florida invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in Mathematics starting in August, 2023. A Ph.D. in mathematics is required. New College of Florida is committed to creating an environment that is conducive to learning and respectful of differences, where all members of our community can experience a sense of belonging. Candidates who can contribute to this goal through their teaching and mentoring as well as candidates who are underrepresented in mathematics are particularly encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate will be prepared to teach undergraduate courses in pure and applied mathematics. The teaching load is two courses per semester plus sponsoring individual and group tutorials, independent study projects, senior theses, and projects in the data science masters program. Expertise in applied mathematics is preferred, but strong candidates in any areas will be considered. We are particularly interested in candidates who have a demonstrated commitment to innovative undergraduate liberal arts teaching. This non-tenure track position is a 9-month appointment for the 2023-2024 academic year that may have the possibility of renewal. We expect that a tenure-track position will become available in the following year.

Situated on Sarasota Bay along the Gulf of Mexico, New College is the nationally recognized honors college of the State University System in Florida. A small, innovative liberal arts institution, New College offers an individualized and student-centered curriculum where students receive narrative evaluations in lieu of grades. Interested candidates should apply online at and also at, providing (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) contact information for three references, (4) a research statement and (5) statement of teaching philosophy. We will begin reviewing applications immediately and will continue to review until the position is filled. Additional materials (such as letters of reference) may be requested of shortlisted candidates. Contact Rosanne Cohn ( with any questions about the application process or to request accommodations. Contact Search Committee Chair Professor Patrick McDonald ( or Chair of Natural Sciences Professor Sandra Gilchrist ( or regarding other aspects of the position.

New College of Florida is dedicated to providing equal access and opportunity to all individuals according to federal, state and local law as well as creating and maintaining a positive work and study environment. New College embraces speech and/or expression that recognizes the dignity, respect, belonging and humanity of all people and all members of the campus community in order to promote a culture and climate based on mutual understanding.

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5800 Bay Shore Rd
Sarasota, FL 34243