Mathematics, Lawrence University

Position ID: Lawrence-APS [#10329]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Statistics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Appleton, Wisconsin 54911, United States [map]
Subject Area: Statistics
Starting Date: 2018/09/01
Application Deadline: 2017/11/01 (posted 2017/05/30, updated 2017/10/17, listed until 2018/02/01)
Position Description:    

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Lawrence University, a selective undergraduate liberal arts college and conservatory of music located in Appleton, Wisconsin, invites applications for two full-time tenure track positions in statistics to begin September 1, 2018. The department seeks excellent teachers who are passionate about working with undergraduates in a liberal arts setting while actively engaging in high-quality research. Statisticians from all research areas are encouraged to apply. Teaching load is two courses per term for three ten-week terms a year, including participation in Lawrence’s flagship Freshman Studies program on a rotating basis. Ability and desire to lead undergraduate research projects and otherwise connect scholarship with teaching will be looked upon favorably. Must have a Ph.D. in statistics by September 2018. 

Submit via MathJobs.org or at www.lawrence.edu/faculty/provost/jobs a letter explaining interest in Lawrence particularly and describing ways you can help Lawrence become more inclusive. Also submit a vita, statements on teaching and research, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and at least three letters of recommendation at least two of which attest specifically to teaching. In their teaching statement, candidates are encouraged to address their commitment to fostering a truly engaged and supportive experience for a diverse community of learners. The position will remain open until filled; for best consideration, submit materials by November 1, 2017. Preliminary interviews may be solicited at the coming JSM meeting in Baltimore. 

Lawrence is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. All candidates are encouraged to address the ways in which they could contribute to Lawrence's institutional mission and commitment to diversity in their letter of application. We encourage applications from individuals who will help us create a more inclusive Lawrence by: (1) further diversifying the faculty and/or (2) demonstrating experience with successful diversity-related initiatives, creative activity, or research; and (3) showing interest in developing inclusive pedagogy to address the needs of a diverse student body. 

See https://lawrencecareers.silkroad.com/lawrenceuniversity/About_Us.html for more information about Lawrence and its surrounding community.  Candidates are encouraged to read more about Lawrence at www.lawrence.edu and Colleges That Change Lives

For further information, please contact Alan Parks, Professor of Mathematics and Chair of the Search Committee: parksa@lawrence.edu

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:
http://www.lawrence.edu/academics/study/mathematics
920-832-6738
 
Alan Parks
Mathematics Department
Lawrence University
711 E. Boldt Way -- SPC 24
Appleton, WI 54911

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