Case Western Reserve University, Dept of Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Position ID: CWRU-VAP [#19660]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Cleveland, Ohio 44106, United States [map]
Subject Area: Math
Application Deadline: 2022/04/15 11:59PMhelp popup deleted (posted 2022/02/28, listed until 2022/08/28)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, and Statistics at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) is searching for a visiting assistant professor in mathematics to begin in either Fall 2022 or Spring 2023. Preference will be given to candidates whose research is in algebra, geometry, or topology and are well-suited to collaborate with current faculty. The appointment will be for a one year period with the possibility of renewal for up to two additional one-year periods. All candidates should hold a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field by the time of the appointment, and have demonstrated both research and teaching experience appropriate to rank. Candidates should be committed to working with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students. Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of current and future research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, and the candidate should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted directly by the writers, at least one of which should address teaching. In addition, applicants are asked to submit a statement explaining how they value diversity, equity, and inclusion within their research and discipline(s) and how their own scholarly work might contribute to structural justice inside and outside institutions of higher learning. This statement should also suggest how the candidate’s work, while as a member of Case Western Reserve University, will contribute to diversity, equity, and inclusion and how moving forward they intend to foster a culture of diversity, pluralism, and individual difference. All application materials should be submitted electronically through the AMS website Applications will be reviewed upon arrival. All applications received prior to April 15, 2022, will get full consideration. Case Western Reserve University is located in the University Circle cultural district of Cleveland, Ohio, home of the nationally top-ranked Cleveland Clinic, internationally famous Cleveland Orchestra, the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Cleveland Institute of Music, and the Cleveland Institute of Art. Within a five-mile radius from CWRU are the nation's second largest theater district, several professional sports teams, a wide range of musical, artistic, and culinary venues, recreational opportunities, and numerous diverse communities in which to live. In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University strives to maintain a diverse and inclusive work environment. All applicants are protected under Federal law from discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age and genetics. As a recipient of the national Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award for the past ten years, CWRU has been recognized nationally as a leader in advancing equity and inclusivity. The university and the College of Arts & Sciences at CWRU are committed to creating an inclusive community where all are welcome, valued, and heard. Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Equity at 216.368.3066 to request a reasonable accommodation. Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case by-case basis. General correspondence about this position should be sent to Nick Gurski, Search Committee Chair, at

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Case Western Reserve University
10900 Euclid Avenue
Yost Hall #230
Cleveland, Ohio 44106