St. Lawrence University, Mathematics Department

1241 23366Position ID: STLAWU-AP1 [#23366]
Position Title: Mathematics - Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Canton, New York 13617, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2023/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/10/05)
Position Description:    

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St. Lawrence University invites applications for a new tenure-track position in Mathematics at the assistant professor level within the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics, to begin on August 15, 2024. Our department currently has fourteen full-time faculty members and offers four majors: Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Data Science, in addition to several interdisciplinary majors offered across campus. We are one of the top schools in the country in percentage of students majoring in mathematical sciences. The ideal candidate will contribute to our calculus sequence as well as our upper-level electives. Special consideration will be given to applicants able to teach a mathematical modeling course. The teaching expectation at St. Lawrence is three courses per semester. The university offers generous support for conference travel and an option for a pre-tenure sabbatical. 

Our department is also seeking applications for a Data Science Position. That job ad can be viewed at

Minimum Qualifications 

A Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field by August 15, 2024, a strong commitment to teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts setting, and evidence of excellence in teaching and research potential. 

Salary Range $70,500 - $76,000 annually. The actual compensation will be determined based on experience and other factors permitted by law. 

To apply:

1. Applicants should submit a letter of application, current CV, teaching statement, research statement and a diversity statement on The diversity statement should be a 300-500 word statement in which you address how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship, and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity and inclusion in a liberal arts education. 

2. Applicants should arrange to have three letters of recommendation submitted on At least one letter of recommendation should address your teaching. 

3. Applicants must also complete a short St. Lawrence University online application form at

All complete applications submitted by November 1, 2023, will be given full consideration. Applications submitted after this date will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled. 

Please direct any questions pertaining to this position to Professor Dan Look at

Located at 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, NY, St. Lawrence University is a coeducational, private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,400 students from more than 40 states and 40 nations. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity, and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global. 

The University is committed to and seeks diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. Such a commitment ensures an atmosphere that is diverse and complex in ways that are intellectually and socially enriching for the entire campus community. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups, as well as from individuals with experience teaching or working in a multicultural environment, are encouraged. St. Lawrence University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics Department
St. Lawrence University
23 Romoda Drive
Canton, NY 136717