The Department of Mathematics & Computer Science at Colorado College announces a tenure-track statistics position at the Assistant Professor level to begin in August 2018. Applicants must have completed or be completing a Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or other related field. The department values both depth and breadth in the statistical sciences, innovative teaching methods, and mentoring undergraduate research. Applicants must be committed to teaching broadly in their field in a liberal arts environment.
Colorado College is a leading national liberal arts college with a distinctive academic calendar called the Block Plan, in which students take one course at a time. Our residential college is located in Colorado Springs, located one-hour south of Denver at the base of Pikes Peak, offering many recreational and cultural activities.
The position will consist of teaching five regular courses per year, as well as thesis supervision and/or extended-format courses. The college supports active scholarship via a generous sabbatical program, travel to conferences, and internal grant opportunities.
The College is committed to increasing the diversity of the college community. Further, Colorado College is dedicated to the development of faculty and staff who are committed to inclusive practices in teaching, learning, and working. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are particularly encouraged to apply.
A successful candidate must exhibit the potential for excellence in teaching and for contributing to the department’s scholarly activities.
The department plans to conduct initial interviews in early November, and to invite several top candidates for on-campus interviews in late November or December 2017. Review of applications will begin on October 31, 2017; to ensure consideration, your application should be completed by that date.
Colorado College is an equal opportunity employer committed to increasing the diversity of its community. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, gender identity or expression, disability, or sexual orientation in our educational programs and activities or our employment practices.
Applicants must have completed or be completing a Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or other related field.
Our online application process can be initiated at https://employment.coloradocollege.edu/postings/3029. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vita, teaching statement, research statement, and graduate transcripts. All applicants need to list at least three references to submit letters of recommendation. The application site will send email to references with instructions for electronic submission.
Colorado College is a nationally prominent, four-year liberal arts college that was founded in Colorado Springs in 1874. The college operates on the innovative Block Plan, in which its approximately 2,000 undergraduate students study one course at a time in intensive 3½-week segments. The college also offers a master of arts in teaching degree.
For more information, visit www.coloradocollege.edu