Cornell University, Mathematics

Position ID: Cornell-ALPA [#24223]
Position Title: Active Learning Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Ithaca, New York 14853-4201, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Mathematics, Pedagogy
Application Deadline: 2024/02/06 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2024/01/22, finished 2024/03/20)
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The Department of Mathematics at Cornell University invites applications for a position of Active Learning Postdoctoral Associate, starting July 1, 2024. The primary duties in this 3-year position (appointments are made for terms of up to one year and renewed annually) are to assist and support faculty as we transition various introductory math engineering classes to a more active learning format. Duties will include preparing materials that can be used from year to year and teaching 2 courses per year. We are particularly interested in candidates with experience in curriculum design and reform and in active learning. A Ph.D. in mathematics or a related field is required.

Review of applications will begin on February 7, 2024, and continue until the position is filled.

Please submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:

• Cover Letter • Curriculum Vitae • Research Statement • Teaching Statement • Publication List • Other(s) (optional) • Two Reference Letters, at least one of which addresses the candidate’s teaching experience

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Pay Range: The ALI Postdoctoral Associate will earn at least $65,000

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Application Materials Required:
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Cornell University
Mathematics Department
310 Malott Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4201