Department of Mathematics, College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University

Position ID: 508-MATHAP [#11363]
Position Title: Mathematics, Assistant Professor, Term
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: St. Joseph, Minnesota 56374, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (2017/11/17, finished 2018/11/18)
Position Description:    

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The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University is seeking to hire a term position in Mathematics at the assistant professor level, to begin August 2018. The initial contract is for two years, and carries the possibility of renewal. A strong commitment to undergraduate teaching in a liberal arts setting is essential. Candidates should present evidence of the quality of their teaching, including the ability to teach to a diverse student population. Successful candidates will teach a range of mathematic courses to general education students and mathematics majors and minors. The department is supported by a separately staffed Mathematics Skills Center for remediation. We have 12 full-time faculty members, we graduate approximately 25 majors annually, and sponsor at least two students each summer to do research. A Ph.D. in the mathematical sciences is expected. Additional information about the institutions and the department may be found on these websites: and

Saint John's University, a liberal arts college for men, and the College of Saint Benedict, a liberal arts college for women, are located four miles apart in Central Minnesota just outside St. Cloud and 70 miles from Minneapolis. Both are Catholic colleges in the Benedictine tradition, which emphasize quality teaching and a commitment to intercultural learning. Together, the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University offer a common undergraduate curriculum, identical degree requirements, and a single academic calendar. Being liberal arts institutions, faculty are expected to teach courses in the Common Curriculum. The colleges offer the distinct benefit of two nationally recognized Catholic, undergraduate institutions and one exceptional education. For further information, see

APPLICATION PROCESS: Applications are accepted online at Applicants must complete an application and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, *three letters of recommendation and unofficial transcripts (official transcript required for on campus interviews.)

LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION: You will be asked to list a minimum of 3 reference names and contact information. If you use a placement service, you will need to contact them to request the email address to list. The system will send an email to your letter writer or placement service requesting a letter of recommendation for you.

Review of applications will begin February 5, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

If you require special accommodations to participate in the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University hiring process, please contact us at (320) 363 -5282 or

It is the policy of CSB and SJU to conduct pre-employment background checks.

Women, individuals of diverse racial and cultural backgrounds, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers.

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Contact: Marlene Ergen
Postal Mail:
37 South College Ave
St. Joseph, MN 56374
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