New College of Florida, Division of Natural Science

Position ID: 3211-TTPROF [#23534]
Position Title: Professor (Open Rank)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Sarasota, Florida 34243, United States
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2023/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/10/17, finished 2024/03/06, listed until 2024/04/17)
Position Description:    

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

New College of Florida invites applications for an open-rank, tenure-track position in Mathematics, starting in August, 2024.

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, and senior theses. Expertise in applied mathematics is preferred, but strong candidates in all areas will be considered. We are particularly interested in candidates who have a demonstrated commitment to innovative undergraduate liberal arts teaching, candidates who can incorporate undergraduates in their research, and candidates who are interested in mentoring students with a broad range of backgrounds and experiences.

Qualifications A Ph.D. in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics is required.

About New College New College is driven by a mission to be the best liberal arts college in America. New College, the nationally recognized honors college of the State University System of Florida, is an innovative liberal arts institution where students learn how to think, not what to think.

Founded in 1960, the College has garnered national acclaim for its rigorous academics as students chart their own academic course with the assistance of faculty advisors and written assessments are given instead of letter grades. Conducting research is an important part of the undergraduate curriculum at New College with each student having to complete a senior thesis to graduate.

The New College campus sits on the scenic Sarasota Bay and directly adjacent to one of the fastest-growing airports in the nation. The region consistently ranks among the best for quality of life, featuring world-famous beaches, historic architecture, and iconic fine & performing arts institutions.

How to apply Interested candidates should apply online at and also at

A complete application includes: (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) contact information for three references, (4) research statement, (5) graduate transcript (may be unofficial for initial application), and (6) statement of teaching philosophy

Additional materials (such as letters of reference) may be requested of shortlisted candidates.

We will begin reviewing files on November 1, 2023, and continue until the position is filled.

New College of Florida, an Equal Opportunity Employer, complies with all federal, state, and Florida Board of Governors regulations. In accordance with state law, all employees are subject to a background check at the time of hiring.

According to Florida law, applications and meetings regarding applications are open to the public upon request. Applicants who need accommodations to participate in the selection process should notify the search committee 48 hours in advance of a meeting. Contact Colleen Swessel ( with any questions about the application process or to request accommodations.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
email address
5800 Bay Shore Rd
Sarasota, FL 34243