Monmouth College

Position ID: 2523-VAP [#23010]
Position Title: Two Year Visiting Professor in Mathematics or Statistics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Monmouth, Illinois 61462, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics or Statistics
Application Deadline: (posted 2023/09/12, listed until 2024/03/12)
Position Description:    

MONMOUTH COLLEGE invites applications for a two-year visiting position in statistics and mathematics to begin August 2024. We are looking for candidates interested in teaching undergraduate courses in statistics and mathematics. The candidate must have or expect to have a graduate level degree in statistics, mathematics, or a related field by the position’s start date. Formal evaluation of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science offers majors and minors in computer science and mathematics and a minor in data science. A full teaching load at Monmouth College averages three courses per semester with two semesters per academic year; the successful candidate should expect half or more of this load to be courses in statistics. Competitive candidates will exhibit strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and research in a liberal arts setting. In addition to teaching the full range of courses in statistics and mathematics, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to assist in directing the senior research experience for our majors. As a member of the wider campus community, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to take on a strong leadership role in campus-wide statistics and data science education.

Our institution is committed to creating equitable and inclusive work environments to support the success of the full range of employees. We are committed to hiring and retaining a racially diverse, culturally competent group of faculty, staff, and administration. We believe that employees who feel valued and respected will create policies, programs, practices, and services to meet the needs and exceed the expectations of our increasingly diverse student population, and we encourage candidates to apply who have demonstrated capacity to create inclusive work environments and work effectively on increasingly diverse teams.

To apply, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy and names and contact information of three references who can speak to your qualifications. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please send all materials electronically to: dmclaughlin@monmouthcollege.edu. Please use “VAP: Mathematics or Statistics” as the subject line.

Located in west central Illinois about 200 miles from Chicago, Monmouth College is a private liberal arts college of approximately 800 students. Monmouth is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (PC-USA) and is a member of the Associated Colleges of the Midwest. The average class size at Monmouth College is 14 students, with a 10:1 student to faculty ratio. For more information about the College, please see our mission statement. More information about our core and departmental curricula and the College may be found on the College’s website.

Competitive salary and attractive benefit package is available.

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Contact: Deena McLaughlin, 309-457-2122
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Monmouth, IL 61462
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